Dec. 8th School of Blues Kelowna Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne / Sherman TANK Doucette with very special guest Vancouver guitar legend Lindsay Mitchell
Thursday evening 7:PM till 9:PM - Rotary Centre for the Arts
Dec. 9/10 weekend Sherman Doucette with Charlie Jacobson / Guitar performing acoustic blues at Vintners Pool Side Lounge - Coast Capri Hotel Kelowna 7:30 till 10:PM ( no cover )
Dec. 15 School of Blues ( last one of the year resumes in January 2017
16 Live Blues at the Eldorado Kelowna Sherman Doucette Blues Duet with Charlie Jacobson / Guitar ( no cover )
New Years Eve performing at the Cove Lakeside Resort West Kelowna
Sherman Doucette Band with very special guest Kenny " Blues Boss" Wayne -bring in 2017 with a blast to last.
Sherman TANK Doucette
Bluesman - Singer / songwriter / harmonica ace - a former thirty year staple of the Vancouver music scene from 1969 till 1999 - started his musical career at age fifteen playing on Water Street in Gastown - by age seventeen playing the skidrow clubs was not long before he was well established in the Gastown Clubs / Pubs / all night Booze cans in the Basement Blues Band / Grand Slam Blues Band / James Younger Band / . In 1981 started the Incoginito Band ( the true driving force behind the name ) secret weapon created the logo wrote the songs - Houseband & host at the Yale Hotel & The Fairview - all gigs were six nights a week plus hosting two jams - then one of the Citys most popular blues bands.
Other highlights include guest appearances with John Lee Hooker, Albert Collins at the Commodore Ballroom - several shows sitting in with old friends Long John Baldry / Powder Blues / Jim Byrnes / Pine Top Perkins / Sunnyland Slim
Past TV / Radio Ads for McDonalds, Labatts, Growers Cider, Reno Holidays also featured on BCTV, UTV, Rogers, Shaw, CBC.and other recent artist recordings with friends.:
Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne (Stoney Plain Records)
Devon Coyote Band ( independent )
Today Sherman proudly calls Kelowna home with a hot new band featuring blues guitarist Charlie "C.J." Jacobson also sings - together working on an upbeat acoustic show - soon to record and are now availabe to perform and tour. Other current project's performing & recording with Juno Award Winner boogie woogie blues man
Kenny 'Blues Boss" Wayne together we host School of Blues
The TANK 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
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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
2011 / 2012 / 2013
Okanagan Life Magazine "Voted Best Local Musician/Group"
2013 CBMA Blues Artist - Harmonica Player of the Year
Calgary 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.
Hey Friends If you are on facebook please visit and like my band page
I was super stoked to be chosen the blues harmonica instructor this year 2016 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 Harmonica.com - featured artist of the month - tanks so much.
If you love good boogie, blues & soul, don't miss Sherman Doucette & TANKful of BLUES.