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 Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne  -  Sherman "TANK" Doucette


Sherman "TANK" Doucette Bluesman -

A powerhouse soulful singer / harmonica virtuoso / songwriter / recording artist - a former thirty year staple of the Vancouver music scene ( from 1969 till 1999 ) - Started playing harmonica at age fifteen - by seventeen playing the skidrow clubs / pubs & all night booze cans paying his dues  - Gastown was vibrant with live music venues The Savoy / Spinning wheel / the Ankor / Town Pump / Classical Joint / Lamplighter Pub - other band's in Basement Blues Band / James Younger Band / Waterhole Allstars / Grandslam Blues Band / Sailor Band.-  1981 started bluesband Incognito created logo / songs - host & houseband at the Yale Hotel & The Fairview  for many years hailed the Cities favourite party band - 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

 Radio Ads for McDonalds, Labatts, Growers Cider, Reno Holidays  also Television / features on BCTV, UTV, Rogers, Shaw, CBC.

 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 perform will agree he puts on a unforgetable show.

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

Sherman Doucette TANKful of BLUES

Other project performing & recording with long time friend,

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 )

.Rollin' with the Blues Boss / Jumpin & Boppin #1 on blues radio


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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 


International Blues Festival 2008

Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival 
  ( 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


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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.

 A very nice recent write up from - featured artist of the month - tanks so much.
C.B.C. Harmonica collection Interview

2017 highlights

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 Very proud to have performed backing Kenny "Blues Boss"Wayne at Salmon Arm Roots And Blues Festival 2017 with Joey "Drums" DeMarco - workshops as well with Chigago Bluesman John Primer

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2017 Highlights performing for the forth time

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as well as Edmonton Blues Festival with Kenny