Jack de Keyzer at The Dream Cafe

Event Dates:
  • Thu May 2, 2019 6:00 PM
  • Event Cost: $30.00

Doors: 6:00pm, Show: 8:00pm
Tickets: Premium: SOLD OUT, Wings $30

Two time Juno and eight time Maple Blues winner, blue star recording artist Jack de Keyzer returns with the 2019 Juno nominated Checkmate tour. This electrifying tribute to the classic blues of Albert King, Howlin’ Wolf, Elmore James and Robert Johnson is a must see show by Canada’s King of the Blues. Jack will also be featuring songs from his Juno award winning albums throughout the evening. Joining Jack de Keyzer will be OwenX3, bass , Mike KIlanj, piano/organ and Chip Hart on drums.

Jack de Keyzer plays the blues world wide. One of Canada’s most awarded and in demand blues guitarists he has released 11 CD’s and 1 DVD. An exciting live performer, soulful vocalist and world class song writer, de Keyzer performs an average of 150 shows per year and has wowed audiences at many major Jazz and Blues Festivals. In addition to the Juno and Maple Blues awards, de Keyzer won 1st place in the International Songwriting Competition and CBC’s Great Canadian Blues Award from a poll of radio listeners. Always touring with an incredible band of top musicians. This is a must see show for fans of high energy blues guitar and lovers of blues, rock and soul music. De Keyzer is Canada’s King of the Blues.

“If Jack de Keyzer was from Chicago, New York or LA, he’d be famous” Bob Dylan

“The finest blues guitarist in Canada” Jeff Healey

Win: The Corktown Sessions/ Blues Album of the Year 2010
Win: 6 String Lover/ Blues Album of the Year 2003
Nomination: Electric Love/ Blues Album of the Year 2013
Nomination: Blues Thing/Blues Album of the Year 2007
Nomination: Down in the Groove/Blues Album of the Year 2001
Maple Blues:
Guitarist of the Year 2007,2005, 2004
Entertainer of the Year 2004
Electric Act of the Year 2004
Down in the Groove/ Blues Album of the Year 2000
Blues With A Feeling Award (Lifetime Achievement) 2001
International Songwriting Competition
Honourable Mention “The Way That I Love You” 2010
1st place Win ” That’s The Only Time” 2007
Great Canadian Blues Award
Winner CBC listeners vote 2009