Eric Bibb & North Country Far – Happiest Man In The World
Singer/guitarist Eric Bibb, from New York, decided to base himself out of Europe, where he found a fan base eager to embrace his roots/blues music. While living in Helsinki, Finland, he befriended brothers Janne (drums) and Olli Haavisto (Dobro, pedal steel), who then introduced him to Petri Hakala (mandolin). This Finnish trio soon took on the name the North Country Far when backing up Bibb. For this album, Bibb also added
photo: Pierre Ménard
Chris Antonik, a 41 year old Toronto resident, was playing locally, doing covers, when he started his songwriting career in 2010, and doors started to open up for him from that point on.
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Au cœur de la Montérégie, dans une petite municipalité accueillante, la première édition de ce festival de Blues bat son plein. L'équipe organisatrice, sous la responsabilité de Mélanie Bouclin, est bien rodée et tout se passe... à l'église!
Angel Forrest will be performing this Friday, March 11th, at the Corona Theater in Montreal as part of her CD launch for Angel’s 11 which will be released that same day. Multiple guests that appear on the CD will be present so come one, come all, as this promises to be a great show, on a day that also just happens to be Angel's birthday. For those of you not able to attend the show, it will be streamed live online at the following link: