The Great North Blues Band is an Edmonton based group of talented musicians that showcase original music and traditional blues wherever called to action. For the past six years, they have been playing in venues throughout Alberta. Opening for notable performers such as Grady Champion, Kenny Blues Boss Wayne, Russel Jackson and Bill Bourne. On July 13th, 2012 The Great North Blues Band released their debut self titled album that received playtime on CKUA and charted 3rd on CJSR. This Album won the title "Blues Recording of the Year" at the Edmonton Music Awards 2013. Growing tired of the ‘blues trio’, The Great North Blues Band offers something different to blues fans; harmonica, keyboards, which gives a ‘big band’ feel and an energy level that keeps the crowds intrigued, and the dance floor moving.