There is a sincerity in Jake Chisholm’s music that is immediately
identifiable. Compelling vocals, memorable guitar hooks, thoughtful lyrics –
the hallmarks of a seasoned professional. No fancy bells and whistles; just
a deep, full sound setting a fresh take on the Blues.
Chisholm’s tasteful yet intricate guitar work and song writing evoke vivid
and shameless tales of love, lust and lessons learned. Having earned a
reputation as a talented and respected young vocalist/guitar player he has
carried on to create powerful interpretations of the blues.
Come enjoy the work of an in demand session player on the Toronto Jazz &
Larry Kurtz is a vocalist, harmonica player and band leader who writes and
performs original material with his band Larry Kurtz & The Lawbreakers. He
is the Founder & Artistic Director of the Orangeville Blues & Jazz Festival.
As co-frontman for the award winning blues band Trouble & Strife he has
played live on television and radio and at numerous festivals.
Larry has had the honour of sharing the stage with The Fabulous
Thunderbirds, James Cotton, Jeff Healy’s Blues Band, Paul James, Jack de
Keyzer and many others.