Blues


SOCAN mourns the loss of member Salome Bey, “Canada’s First Lady of the Blues,” at 86

Grammy nominee, Dora Mavor Moore and Obie Award winner, Memb...

In Concert Photo Gallery: Blackie & The Rodeo Kings

February 21, 2020

Mon Doux Saigneur : The Lament of a Generation

“They’re complaints of consternation about the choices p...

Dawn Tyler Watson wins SOCAN songwriter honour at 2020 Maple Blues Awards

Also wins recording/producer of the year; Miss Emily wins bi...

Canadian producer and songwriter Colin Linden earns 2020 Grammy Award

For his co-producing work on Oklahoma by Keb’ Mo’

“I’ve Got Everything I Need (Almost)” to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

During Downchild Blues Band’s 50th Anniversary Party at Na...

The Trews, Jack de Keyzer, take first place in rock, blues at 2018 International Songwriting Competition

Several SOCAN members earn other ISC honours

Dominique Fils-Aimé: Tell me why you sing

“Music is the most empathetic way to change minds”

Colin James wins SOCAN songwriter honour, four more, at 2019 Maple Blues Awards

Ellen McIlwaine wins Lifetime Achievement Award

Vote now for 2018 Maple Blues Awards!

Sue Foley, Colin James earns six nominations each

Journey in Blue

A portrait of Québec’s powerhouse blues exports

JUNO-winning singer-songwriter Steve Strongman

No time like now for the blues

Joey Landreth: Balancing home and the road

Triple-threat digs deep into roots of emotion

Guy Bélanger: Breathing life into his instrument

Harmonica player alternates stage and screen

Steve Hill: His Own Man

Renaissance man of Canadian blues still on an unstoppable ro...

Colin Linden’s Rich In Love

Ace guitarist/producer stays humble about songwriting

Antoine Corriveau: The Graduate

SOCAN Songwriting Prize winner sees award as confirmation he...

Randy Bachman

A great songwriter’s got the blues

Louis-Philippe Gingras

Route 117 Cowboy

Blues Delight:

“We’re not reinventing the wheel, obviously. All we can ...

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