Performer Spotlight


Name:The Hoodoo Sons
Description:Hoodoo Sons Reunion 2011...putting the band back together Formed in Calgary in the late 80\'s, The Hoodoo Sons became regulars on stage at the legendary King Edward Hotel blues bar...Bill Dowey, Brad Carter, Tom Knowles and John Rutherford embark on their first gigs back together in more than 15 years. Between 1989 and 1996 The Hoodoo Sons played the blues and became favorites on the busy Calgary and western Canadian live music scene. The Hoodoo Sons played clubs and festivals often opening concerts for Colin James, The Neville Brothers, Buddy Guy, or on the same bill as Robert Jr. Lockwood, James Cotton and John Lee Hooker. “Regulars” (both as patrons and musicians) during the heyday of the heralded Calgary blues haunt; the King Edward Hotel, the band emerged amidst a vibrant and influential blues scene. Frequently working with visiting artists and routinely (several weeks a year) holding down the “King Eddy”stage with their own funky brand of blues .

Record created: 2011-08-26 11:31:07

Last modified: 2011-09-29 06:19:34

Recent Bookings at The Blues Can:

The Hoodoo Sons2011-12-2921:00:00
The Hoodoo Sons2011-10-1320:00:00

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