Sounds Like: Janiva Magness, ZZ Top, Bettye LaVette, Katie Webster, Buddy Guy
Label: Oh!-Town Records and Publishing
Manager: Tara MacKenzie (booking Rick and Marilyn Clarke)
Bio: Mixing equal parts blues, soul, and talent, with a dash of retro style, The MacKenzie Blues Band has quickly proved to be a force to be reckoned with on major festival stages and in clubs throughout Canada and the US.
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“Tara has a big voice with lots of range, and Trevor plays to her vocals, each driving the other on, with Joel Dawson on bass and Mike Weir on drums keeping the flow going. The MacKenzie Blues Band won the Maple Blues Award earlier this year for Best New Group for their debut disc, Back Road Revolution. Slam! Bam! shows they've picked up a lot of confidence in a relatively short time, and have the smarts to do it their way as well.”