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ANGELIQUE FRANCIS

WITH THE BEN RACINE BAND

Friday, May 27th

RCHA Club 193 Ontario St.

9:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.

$15 in advance @ the RCHA Club or reserve by calling - 613 384 - 8168 or by email bruce@kingstonbluessociety.ca

Angelique Francis is a versatile and exceptionally gifted young musician with talent that is way beyond her years. This multi-talented, multi-instrumentalist, singer song writer and composer has played some of the biggest venues across Canada and the USA. 
 
Over the past few years Angelique has risen through the ranks of the Canadian Blues scene at warp speed.  After a cross Canada search she was selected top 6 emerging Blues artist for the Toronto Blues Society showcase, and was later chosen to represent the blues society at the International Blues Challenge In Memphis Tennessee. She was a finalist in the Canadian female youth artist competition at the Ottawa Blues Festival and was one of the winners in the cross country Canada’s Walk of Fame RBC Emerging Artist Music mentorship program. This highly sought after musician was a feature act at the Aurora Winter Blues Festival, Mont-Tremblant Blues Festival, Trios-Rivieres Blues festival, Calabogie Blues festival, Unity Festival, Ottawa Blues Festival, Montreal Jazz festival and the list goes on. She was also a recipient of an Artchild Award (youth making a difference through music), and was featured on the cover of the July/August issue of Ottawa Women’s Magazine.
 
Among her many accomplishments are performances at the Canada Walk of Fame festival and Gala, Ottawa Blues festival, Youth day Festival Toronto, Canadian War Museum and National Archive Library, opening for Canadian rock legends Trooper, Toronto Honey Jam, Museum of the City of New York, The Quebec Ontario Music festival (She walked away with a total of 16 awards over a two year period. She was awarded one of the festivals highest awards “most promising” both years).  Angelique has also been featured in various radio, television and print media, such as Much Music, CTV, Own, Huffington Post, Boom 997, CKCU and the Ottawa Citizen

 

COMING SOON

River CityJunction      20-May 
Angelique Francis  27-May
Bedlam Blues Band Reunion                         10-June
Blue Monday Reunion                                  18,19 - June
Erin McCallum                       2-July
Northern Voodoo                                        6- Aug
                                                   

 

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