Category: NEWS

EDMUNDSTON BLUES FEST

Just played the Edmundston Jazz and Blues Festival. It was such a great experience. The weather held out for our 2 shows. We had one in the afternoon and one at night. It was good seeing old friends and making new ones. Before us was Guy Belanger (Harmonica) who in my opinion is the best harmonica player around. After his… Read more →

NEW ECLIPSE TOUR DATES

We’re back on the road with a whole new production. A recreation of Pink Floyd’s “LIVE AT POMPEII” with an incredible stage setup. A show never seen before. And with an additional set of “ANIMALS” in it’s entirety!! Read more →

NEW SHOW AND RECORD DEAL!

My band SECOND HAND STEREO has a show coming up at Cafe Campus Wed June 5th, 2013. We’re pretty excited about it because it’ll be a celebration of us signing a record deal with Florida based label MELODIC REVOLUTION RECORDS. We’re pretty excited about this and it’ll open a lot of doors for us. The label is great with some… Read more →

TOURS AND PROJECTS

Currently working really hard on a few albums that are aiming to be released this spring. In the last few weeks, I started tracking a new album with Daniel Iorio. Songs are sounding great. The Alec McElcheran Trio album is in the final stages and will be a killer album. I’m also working hard with Carolyn-Fe Blues Collective on the… Read more →

NEW ECLIPSE FOOTAGE

Here is a video that was shot last year at the Pavillion De La Jeunesse arena in Quebec City. It was our show celebrating the 40th anniversay of Pink Floyd playing for the first time in Quebec. We played the same venu on the exact same date 40 years later. It was an incredible show. Here’s some of the highlights… Read more →

BLUES SUMMIT 6

I’ll be Toronto bound this month. The Carolyn-Fe Blues Collective was chosen to perform a showcase at the Blues Summit 6. It’ll be an exciting weekend checking out Blues Bands from all over Canada and meeting industry people. It’s basically the Canadian Music Week for Blues artists. If you’re in the Toronto area the weekend of Jan 18-19, please come… Read more →

PROJECT 2013

In the preproduction phase for a new project that is set to begin in early 2013!! In the design and technical phase now and working on the sponsorship details. Very exciting. I can’t give too much away except for the name and website of the project. It’ll be called Soundcheck MTL.  Read more →

NEW PRODUCTIONS

It’s been a while since I’ve updated my site. This past summer has been insane for me. I don’t think I’ve been this busy my whole career. With my studio work, producing shows and live gigs, I haven’t had much time to do anything. Things are slowing down a little. I’m currently in the process of writing and producing the… Read more →

AND THE WINNER IS ….

So I won the award for Blues and Associated Styles album of the year for the album “Original Sin” by the Carolyn Fe Blues Collective at the 2012 LYS BLUES AWARDS. Pretty excited about this. Definitely an honor to receive this from lenetblues! We’re currently working on a follow up to that album. On the studio side, it’s shaping up… Read more →

BLUES AWARD

So I’m up for a LYS award for Blues and Associated Album of the Year for an album I co-wrote, co-produced and played on! Pretty stoked. And I also played 2 tracks on another album that is nominated. The award show is Sunday April 22nd. I’m looking forward to it. Would be nice to win, but all the acts are… Read more →