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School of Blues Rotary Centre for the Arts Kelowna Nov. 23 with the "Tank" is Charlie Jacobson / blues guitar - we are also performing this weekend Nov. 24/25 at Vintners Grill / Coast Capri Hotel Kelowna - showtime 7:30 till 10:PM ( No cover ) - boogie to the blues.


   

 

 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/

 

Hey Friends Please join us in Mexico David Gogo / Kenny "Blue Boss" Wayne / Sherman Tank Doucette

 Jan 4th till 11th 2018

Join us in Ixtapa ... Sherman The Tank in attendance, all inclusive packages from many cities in Canada, direct flights, let me know where you need to get there from! Starting rates $1699CAD per person double all inclusive, all food/drinks/entertainment @ resort ... major music journey!
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November gigs

4 Dream Cafe Penticton with David Gogo / Guitar - Owen Owen / Bass 

9 School of blues with Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne - 7 till 9:PM

16 School ofBlues with Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne - 7 till 9:PM

18 the Cache / Prestige Inn Kelowna 8 till 10:30 PM - Duet (no cover)

23 School of Blues

24/25 Vintners Coast Capri Hotel Duet with C;J. 7:30 till 10:PM 

Dec.

8/9 Vintners with Charlie Jacobson

14 School of Blues

15 Sandhill winery Kelowna 5 till 7:PM

New Years Eve Vernon Jazz Club - full band

2008

Jan 4 till 11 Ixtapa Mexico

 

 

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 & booze cans - was not long before he was sitting in with many of the top cats - former bands James Younger Band / Waterhole Allstars / Grandslam Blues Band .  paying his dues 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

 Past Radio Ads for McDonalds, Labatts, Growers Cider, Reno Holidays  also Television / features on BCTV, UTV, Rogers, Shaw, CBC.and other recent artist recordings with friends,

 Today he proudly calls Kelowna home  - well established blues legend - 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

Recent  other project's  performing & recordingDevon 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 -. 

 https://www.facebook.com/shermandoucette/

 

 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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V13A00M-XRI&feature=share

 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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