Sunday, September 1, 2013

Swamp Music Players at the Copper Owl: Sugarcoat

A rare appearance by the Swamp Music Players this summer as they rocked the Copper Owl with a mix of Swamp Pop, Swamp Funk, Swamp Blues and Southern Roots Rock. Contributor Darren Ho of Darren Ho Videos took some great footage!

The Swamp Music Players have come up from the grass roots of playing small shows to become a band/collective that has briefly charted on campus charts in Ontario and received national and international airplay. 

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Friday, August 30, 2013

Swamp Music Players at the Copper Owl: Sugarcoat

Darren Ho video! The Swamp Music Players, at the Copper Owl (above Paul's Motor Inn). A great live show in downtown Victoria BC.

Saturday, May 11, 2013

culineR - Into Vapor featuring Sisely Treasure (Official Video)

So here is an amazing Westcoast artist this time from south of the border! The amazing Sisely Treasure! She has worked with some of the best people in the music industry and despite her age has worked with some of the best people in the biz and has had a long and varied career. She has toured with a band with worldwide exposure, been on popular reality TV show but before then she was already a working artist that had broken the ice and then some. Sis is always working with people or on something and both her collaborations and solo work has been on the movie in 2012/2013. Check out this new track featuring the amazing Sis !!


Friday, April 26, 2013

Quicksand Swamp Blues by Swamp Music Players

"Quicksand Swamp Blues" is a New Orleans style blues song performed by Swamp Music Players a British Columbia band. Inspired by Guitar Eddie Slim's "Quicksand Blues" this is original song by SMP. Vocals and bass by Fanboat Captain and drums bt Earl Jr Jackson Black, guitar by Chef Fabio. The video is edited from the public domain movie Swamp Woman, enjoy this fun band!

Swamp Music Players debut album was launched late 2012 on CD Baby http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/swampmusicplayers

http://swampmusic.info/

Swamp Music Players, recent show in Victoria BC

A recent show of the Swamp Music Players performing at Merlin's Sun Home Theatre in Victoria, BC, Canada. A local band and music collective with a deep affection for Southern music. SMP raised funds for the African non-profit Ascderu that has been doing good works in Africa setting up communications for isolated communities.

Current lineup of Swamp Music Players is a combination of seasoned professionalism musicians and enthusiastic amateurs of various ages. What they have in common is a passion for Swamp Pop, Blues, Americana and Roots Rock, often performed with an unconventional edge.

Swamp Music Players debut album was launched late 2012 on CD Baby http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/swampmusicplayers

http://swampmusic.info/

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

The New Groovement at Lucky Bar: It's Alright

The New Groovement at Lucky Bar: It's Alright, one of the best bands of its kind ever to come out of Vancouver Island or the lower mainland. The New Groovement has the best rhythm section you could find as well as delightful vocals and horn section. You really must give them a shot....oh and the live show is amazing! Darren Ho a main contributor towards the BC Blog site captured some great footage of them here! The New Groovement performs 'It's Alright' live in concert at Lucky Bar in Victoria, BC on Saturday, March 23, 2013

Some great Darren Ho Videos, Victoria Live Music !

Here is some great fan footage provided by "Darren Ho Videos" from the local music scene in Victoria BC and touring bands. Lucky Bar and Club 9ONE9 in British Columbia Canada. Acres of Lions at Lucky Bar: Old Town at Lucky Bar in Victoria, BC on Friday, March 29, 2013
On Call Heroes performs 'That Guy' from their album, 'Brotherhood' live in concert at Club 9ONE9 in Victoria, BC on Friday, March 29, 2013
Zerbin performs a cover song of The Killers' 'Human' from the band's album, 'Day & Age' live in concert at Lucky Bar in Victoria, BC on Tuesday, March 26, 2013.
River performs 'Portrait of Your Face' live in concert at Lucky Bar in Victoria, BC on Saturday, March 23, 2013
The New Souls performs 'I Ain't Sorry' live in concert at Lucky Bar in Victoria, BC on Saturday, March 23, 2013
Darren Ho is a great contributor to the site BC Blog!