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Tank Blues - Granite Jones / Bass - C.J. Charlie Jacobson / Guitar

 Dec. Gigs.

2 Cache Lounge Prestige Inn Kelowna Duet with Karl Houragan / Guitar

8/9 Vintners Coast Capri Hotel Kelowna Duet with Charlie Jacobson

14 School of Blues with Kenny " Blues Boss" Wayne 

15 Sandhill Winery Kelowna with Kenny " Blues Boss" Wayne 5 till 7:PM

New Years Eve Vernon Jazz Club - Full Band Blast into 2018

 

 Boogie to the Blues

  

 Sherman "TANK" Doucette Bluesman -

A soulful singer / harmonica ace / songwriter / recording artist - former thirty year staple of the Vancouver music scene ( from 1969 till 1999 ) - Started playing harmonica at age fifteen - Gastown area was vibrant with music pouring out of everywhere - by seventeen gigging the skidrow clubs  / pubs & all night booze cans -  paying his dues was not long before he was sitting in with the Cities finest - former bands James Younger Band / Waterhole Allstars / Grandslam Blues Band .  In 1981 started bluesband Incognito created logo / songs - host & houseband at the Yale Hotel & The Fairview  for many years - other highlights included guest appearances with John Lee Hooker, Albert Collins at the Fabulous Commodore Ballroom -  plus several shows with old friends Long John Baldry / Powder Blues / Jim Byrnes /  Pine Top Perkins / Sunnyland Slim

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 Today a well established blues legend - proudly calls Kelowna home continues to perform with more passion then few can deliver - anyone who has seen him will agree he puts on a unforgetable show.

 If you love boogie / blues & soul - do not miss

Sherman Doucette TANKful of BLUES

Other project's  performing & recording with friends,Devon Coyote Band 

Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne
 (Stoney Plain Records) Juno Award Winner recently inducted to boogie woogie hall of fame - very proud to work with world class piano man ( played harmonica on last two CDs )

Jumpin & Boppin #1 on satalite blues channels.

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  A great new project is a blues duet with Charlie Jacobson / Guitar & the "Tank" writing recordind performing - ready to roll - please check out new site https://cjandthetank.wordpress.com/

    

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2003 Kelowna & District Arts Council -
 Favourite Male Performer

2005 - Blues Artist/Group of the year -
 Scorpion Awards

2008 - Blues Artist/Group of the year
 - BC Interior Music Awards

Okanagan Life Magazine 
"Voted Best Local Musician/Group" 


2011 / 2012 / 2013

2013 CBMA Blues Artist - 
Harmonica Player of the Year 

 Highlights

Calgary 
International Blues Festival 2008

Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival 
2009,
  ( two sets with my band Tankful of Blues ) & two workshops one w/
 Gordie Johnson ( Big Sugar) Grady
 Band plus Murray Porter (Rez Blues)
 other with U.K. piano man Ben Waters ( repeat guest performance with Ben & workshops 2013 ) 2013 celebrated honoured to have played North Battleford 100th - voted Harmonica player of the year from CBMA Blues Awards  - 2015 Axis Mundi Festival Revelstoke B.C. - Hornby Island Workshop 2016 -

Jah Blues Tour 2017 Jamaica - Riverside Park Kamloops - Salmon Arm Roots And Blues 2017 with Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne / workshops with John Primer - Edmonton International Blues Festival

 

 Hey Friends If you are on facebook  please visit and like my band page -. 

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 I was super stoked to be chosen the blues harmonica instructor 2016 held May 9 till May 15 at the Hornby Island Blues Workshop with an amazing line up of fellow artists this was a ton of fun - true magic please check it out.   

www.hornby-blues.bc.ca

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 A very nice recent write up from Harmonica.com - featured artist of the month - tanks so much.

 
C.B.C. Harmonica collection Interview 

 http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/kelowna-harmonica-700-collection-1.3548509

 Very proud to have performed backing Kenny "Blues Boss"Wayne at Salmon Arm Roots And Blues Festival 2017 - workshops as well

 

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  Also the Edmonton International Blues Festival  - amazing...

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 If you love good boogie, blues & soul, don't miss Sherman Doucette & TANKful of BLUES. 

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