Multiple Maple Blues Award Winners and Nominees

The Ronnie Douglas Blues Band


As the Toronto Blues Society’s New Talent Search winners in 1999, this band has also achieved national recognition with multiple Maple Blues Award nominations. Their music has been featured nationally on radio (CBC’s Saturday Night Blues) and Television (APTN’s Rez Bluez). The group’s debut cd “Big Brother” in 2001 received a Canadian Aboriginal Music Award for “Best Blues Album”, and a Real Blues Magazine Award for “Best Debut Blues Album” and “Best New Blues Talent”.

“”One of the best indie releases I’’ve ever heard.… Great stuff, highly-recommended”
”John Taylor, Blues On Stage

“”A strong ensemble feel, that I wish I heard more often in blues bands”.”
Bruce, Iglauer, Alligator Records