Bluesman - Soulful singer / harmonica ace - a former thirty year staple of the Vancouver music scene from 1969 till 1999 - houseband & host to many of Vancouver's most successful blues rooms the Yale Hotel & The Fairview - the Gastown Clubs & Pubs - most gigs six nights a week . Past credits also include several shows and guest appearances at the Fabulous Commodore Ballroom with John Lee Hooker, Albert Collins, Pine Top Perkins, Sunnyland Slim, also with old friends Long John Baldry, Powder Blues, Jim Byrnes, plus many other's.
Sang and played on TV and Radio ads for McDonalds, Labatts, Growers Cider, Reno Holidays featured on television shows on BCTV, UTV, Rogers, Shaw, CBC.and other artist recordings.
Today with a hot new band proudly calls the Okanagan home and continues to perform with more passion then few can deliver - anyone who has seen him agrees the tank puts on a unforgetable show.
If you love boogie / blues & soul - do not miss
Sherman Doucette TANKful of BLUES
Current other project's performing & recording w/
Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne (Stoney Plain Records)
the Devon Coyote Band ( independent )
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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
CBMA Blues Artist - Harmonica Player of the Year 2013
A few Highlights
International Blues Festival 2008
Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival 2009, ( Tankful of Blues band two sets ) & workshops one w/ Gordie Johnson ( Big Sugar) Grady Band plus Murray Porter (Rez Blues) also U.K. piano man Ben Waters ( repeat guest performance 2013 ) workshops 2015 - 2015 Axis Mundi Festival Revelstoke B.C.
If you love good boogie, blues & soul, don't miss Sherman Doucette & TANKful of BLUES.