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James Hay


James Hay is a Canadian electric and sometimes acoustic blues, jazz and soul guitarist and singer/songwriter.

James began working in travelling blues bands in the mid-90’s with the Ole Johnson Blues Band, Northwest Boogie, Zydeco North. He has worked as a sideman to Jack de Keyzer, Sherman Doucette, Poppa Dawg.

He can be found these days working as a solo blues act, as well as with The James Hay Blues Band and Black Cat Soul.

Original blues material as well as blues, jazz and soul selections from the 1920’s to present day. Including artist such as Robert Johnson, Elmore James, Booker White, Billy Boy Arnold, Slim Harpo, Jimmy Rogers, Memphis Slim, T-Bone Walker, Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Freddy King, Magic Sam, B.B. King, Albert King, Otis Rush, Taj Mahal, Nat King Cole, Ray Charles, Albert Collins, Buddy Guy, John Mayer, Eric Clapton, North Mississippi Allstars and many more.

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Where to Catch Them

Evening Show
Saturday, August 10, 2024
Evening Show
Wednesday, August 21, 2024

Where to Listen

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Venues they have played:

Bulkley Valley Brewery
DunnEnzies (Downtown)
Memphis Blues & BBQ
OK Corral
O'Rourke's Peak Cellars
Sammy J's Grill & Bar
Sandhill Wines
Setter's Pub
Slackwater Brewing
The Blarney Stone Pub
The Blue Gator
The Globe Cafe and Tapas Bar
The Grand Pub
The Lake Okanagan Resort
The Longhorn Pub
The Marmalade Cat Cafe
The Mid-Town Station Pub
The Munkey's Fist
The Red Antler
West Coast Oyster Bar & Grill
Ye Old Welcome Inn Pub

Article Mentions

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Kelowna's 5th Busiest Musician in 2021

December 27, 2021
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