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Brian Downey

Brian Downey

Blues / Jump Swing / R&B Soul Funk Second Line Gatineau, QC, CA
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  • Wed

    Sep 9

    Ottawa, ON, CA | 7:00pm

    downbeat is 8.20pm and get ready for a very compact package to spice up your day. hot hot hot, ever since she came back from The Underground WOnder Bar, that's where she became a star!

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  • Wed

    Sep 16

    Ottawa, ON, CA | 7:00pm

    Downbeat 8.55pm - his guy has been putting out songs like a juke box lately, beautiful, melodic, authentic, pairing it all with timeless riffs on slide and electric guitars - catch him while u can.

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  • Henry Noble (Fan)
    Henry Noble
    Always a pleasure to revel in the brilliance diversity fun welcoming brilliant very ALIVE interpretations of an extremely broad range of popular music with flair warmth and humour/. His years in the business and how welcoming he is to other performers means Brian is much respected and much loved wherever he goes throughout North America A truly lovely man with a great talent and yet humble and fun. A genuinely nice Renaissance gifted man!
  • Barry Caruso (Artist)
    Barry Caruso
    Awesome stuff and beautiful!


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Sounds Like: Bobby Morris, Earl Palmer, Zutty Singleton

Label: unsigned

Bio: To have Brian customize his act to your occasion please call or text (613) 203 6660 or (502) 278 2833 - thank you!
Brian Downey doesn't just "bang" the drums, "making love" would be more like it ... he drills holes in his cymbals, thus they ring but the exact time he wants them to, and playing an...See Full Bio

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Q: hey there! First off, love your guys' work! Second, do you mostly stick to 12-bar blues at your Sunday blues jams at the Rainbow?

A: it's a Blues Jam and we play Blues. what was your question again?

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