suzie Vinnick (Toronto, Ontario), 10 time Maple Blues Award winner, 3 time Juno Nominee and Tony D (Ottawa, Ontario), guitarist for Juno award winning band MonkeyJunk, with whom he has also amassed twenty Maple Blues awards and a Blues Music Award, (formerly known as The Handy Awards) are teaming up to bring their decades of making music together for a special show at Batstone's Northern Ramble. Doors open at 7pm - Music at 8pm.
Suzie and Tony first met in 1990 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan when they were both hired to play for a mutual friend, Back Alley John. The pairing sparked a musical connection that would see them form a band and tour across the country for a couple of years. The musicians each went on to other successful projects over the last 27 years but their musical connection continues and when they find themselves sharing a stage it is nothing short of magical. The last few times that they have paired up to play shows together they both reflected that it felt like “coming home” . Both Suzie and Tony have had a busy winter promoting their latest projects - Suzie her new album, "Shake The Love Around" and Tony with his solo and Monkeyjunk shows - they are looking forward to sharing the stage again in Renfrew.