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  • DOWNCHILD NOMINATED FOR 2019 MAPLE BLUES AWARDS   2019-10-31

    Fittingly, as they are currently out on tour performing across the country in celebration of 50 years of playing the blues, The Legendary Downchild Blues Band have been nominated for a Maple Blues Award for "Entertainer of The Year".

    Bassist Gary Kendall and keyboard player Michael Fonfara are also up for the 2019 Maple Blues Award nominations. Michael Fonfara is nominated for the "Blues With A Feeling", a lifetime achievement award and Gary Kendall as "Bassist of The Year".

    The band would like to thank the nomination committee and blues fans throughout Canada for supporting this great music and keeping it's spirit alive and well.

    The Maple Blues Awards are Canada’s national blues awards program. Its goal is to promote blues music across Canada, and to recognize outstanding achievement in the field.

    50TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW IN SWIFT CURRENT - SOLD OUT!   2019-10-27

    The Legendary Downchild Blues Band's 50th Anniversary show at the Lyric Theatre in Swift Current, SK on November 12, 2019 is now SOLD OUT!

    Great seats still available for the band's 50th Anniversary performance in Prince Albert, SK at the E.A. Rawlinson Centre on Friday, November 16, 2019, with special guest, Colin James! Tickets ON SALE NOW at BUY TICKETS

    CASINO REGINA SOLD OUT   2019-10-22

    Downchild's 50th Anniversary Party in Regina, SK on November 15, 2019 at Casino Regina Show Room is SOLD OUT!

    This marks the band's 8th sell out show on the 50th Anniversary Tour as fans flock to see Canada's blues legends perform.

    NEW 50TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW ANNOUNCED FOR FREDERICTON   2019-10-21

    Crystal Head Vodka & The Legendary Downchild Blues Band are thrilled to announce that their 50th Anniversary Tour is coming to Fredericton, NB for a not to be missed performance at the Fredericton Playhouse on Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 7:30 Pm

    The band will be joined by some surprise special guests to be announced!

    Tickets go on sale Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 10:00 Am (AT) at BUY TICKETS, by calling (506) 458-8344 and in person at the box office.

    50th ANNIVERSARY SHOW IN CALGARY SOLD OUT! TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE FOR RED DEER SHOW ON OCTOBER 30TH   2019-10-20

    Tickets for The Legendary Downchild Blues Band's 50th Anniversary performance in Calgary at The Bella Concert Hall on Friday, November 8, 2019 are now SOLD OUT!

    Tickets are still available for the band's 50th Anniversary performance in Red Deer at the Memorial Centre Theatre on Wednesday, October 30, 2019, with special guests, Suzie Vinnick and Charlie Jacobson at BUY TICKETS


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