2020 Schedule

Stay Tuned for the 2020 Kitchener Blues Festival Schedule!

Check out the artists that have performed at the Kitchener Blues Festival over the last 19 years:

AGNOSTIC MOUNTAIN CHOIR BOYS: 2006•ALLAH-LAS: 2019•ALEX TINTINALLI BAND: 2007, 2009•ALEXIS P SUTER BAND: 2010, 2014•ALFIE SMITH: 2011•ALFIE SMITH AND NICOLE CHRISTIAN: 2015•ALVIN YOUNBLOOD HART’S MUSCLE THEORY: 2011•ALYSHA BRILLIBGER: 2008•ANDERSON AND SLOSKI: 2005•ANDRE BISSON: 2019•ANDRE WILLIAMS WITH THE SADIES: 2013•APHRODITES BODICE: 2008, 2011•BEAUSOLEIL: 2014•THE BAUDELAIRES: 2016•THE BEARCATS: 2010•BEN RACINE BAND: 2018•BETTYE LAVETTE: 2011•BF SOUL: 2011•BIG BROTHER AND THE HOLDING COMPANY: 2008•BIG DAN AND THE TOPSIDE BAND: 2019•BIG DAVE MCLEAN: 2007•BIG GILSON: 2009•BIG JACK JOHNSON: 2008•BIG JAMES AND THE CHICAGO PLAYBOYS: 2008•BIG RUDE JAKE: 2015•BIG SUGAR: 2013, 2016•BILL DURST: 2011, 2016, 2019•BLACKBURN: 2011, 2016•BLACKIE AND THE RODEO KINGS: 2014•BLUES MONKEYS: 2002•BLUES SYNERGY: 2002•BOBBY OBRIENS HOUSE BLUES BAND: 2013, 2015•BOB MARGOLIN: 2011•BOBBY “BLUE “ BLAND: 2012•BOBBY PARKER: 2011•BOBBY RUSH: 2006, 2017•BOOKER T JONES: 2013 , 2017•BRENDAN ALEXANDER: 2003•BRENT PARKIN: 2003, 2004•BRENDAN STEPHENS: 2012,2011•BRIAN BLAIN: 2019•BOX (THE): 2017•BUCKWHEAT ZYDECO: 2010•BUDDY GUY: 2014•BURTON CUMMINGS: 2015•CARSON DOWNEY BAND: 2018•CAST IRON POTTY BAND: 2017•CAFÉ R&B: 2012•CECILE DOO KINGUE: 2018•CEDRIC BURNSIDE: 2016, 2019•CHUCKEE AND THE CRAWDADDIES: 2008, 2012, 2014, 2018•CHRIS SPEDDING: 2018•CHRIS WHITELEY: 2005•CHRIS BEARD: 2015•CARLOS DEL JUNCO & THE BLUES MONGRELS: 2012•CHERYL LESCOM: 2003, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2016•CHUCK JACKSON AND THE ALLSTARS: 2006•CHAIN GAND: 2004, 2006•CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE: 2015•CHRIS ROBINSON BROTHERHOOD: 2018•COLIN LINDEN: 2014•COLIN WHITE BAND: 2008, 2009, 2012•CONOR GAINS BAND: 2008, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2018•CURLEY BRIDGES: 2005, 2012•COLIN JAMES: 2012•CANDYE KANE: 2011•CURRENT SWELL: 2015•COLIN TAYLOR BAND: 2001•CHARITY BROWN: 2007, 2010, 2013, 2015•CHRIS THOMAS KING: 2013•CATL: 2010, 2015, 2016, 2017•CANNED HEAT: 2009•CALVIN COOKE: 2005, 2009•CHILLIWACK: 2016•COMMANDER CODY: 2008•COWBOY JUNKIES: 2016•CROWBAR WITH KELLY JAY•CRYSTAL SHAWANDA: 2017•DELTA MOON: 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2017•DYLAN WICKENS & THE GRAND NATURALS: 2011, 2016•DADDY LONG LEGS: 2003, 2004, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013•DANNY MARKS: 2018•DARBY MILLS PROJECT: 2019•DAVE MOWAT: 2006•DAVID GOGO: 2015•DAVID VEST AND THE WILLING VICTIMS: 2015•DIANA BRAITHWAITE AND CHRIS WHITELEY: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2017, 2019•DIUNNA GREENLEAF: 2014•DAVID WILCOX: 2007, 2010, 2013, 2015, 2017•DIGGING ROOTS: 2010, 2013•DIONE TAYLOR AND THE BACKSLIDERZ: 2016•DR JOHN AND THE LOWER 911: 2010•DEBBY DAVIES BAND: 2010•DEREK MILLER: 2008, 2009, 2014•DEVIN CUDDY BAND: 2013•DEVON ALLMAN BAND: 2015•DEBORAH COLEMAN: 2009•DAVID CLAYTON THOMAS: 2009•THE DIVINES: 2018•DOWNCHILD BLUES BAND: 2004, 2008, 2015•DUKE ROBILLARD BAND: 2008, 2019•DAWN TYLER WATSON: 2007, 2018•THE DONKEYS: 2016•DOUGLAS WATSON R&B REVUE: 2007, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014•DANNY BROOKS: 2007, 2013•EARL AND THE AGITATORS: 2016•EMILY BURGESS: 2018•ELLIS HOOKS: 2012•ERIC SARDINAS AND BIG MOTOR: 2016•ERROL BLACKWOOD: 2011•EDGAR WINTER GROUP: 2011, 2015•EDDIE THE CHIEF CLEARWATER: 2003, 2010•ELVIN BISHOP: 2009•ELLIOTT BROOD: 2009•ELLIOTT AND THE AUDIO KINGS: 2017•ELLEN MACELWAINE: 2009•ERIC BURDON AND THE ANIMALS: 2007, 2016•THE F HOLES: 2011•FRASER/DALEY: 2011•FOG: 2019•FOGHAT: 2016•FINIS TASBY: 2010•FLASH FLOOD: 2006•FATHEAD: 2003, 2008, 2010•FRUITLAND JACKSON: 2004•FABULOUS THUNDERBIRDS: 2008•GARY CAIN BAND: 2018•GAVIN MCLEOD: 2019•GRADY CHAMPION: 2013•GRAND RIVER BLUES CAMP SHOW: 2018•GINGER ST JAMES: 2015, 2017•GREGG ALLMAN: 2011•GROOVE MERCHANTS: 2006•GARY KENDALL BAND: 2005•GEORGE OLIVER: 2009•GHOST TOWN BLUES BAND: 2018•GRADY: 2016•GUY DAVIS: 2015•GUITAR SHORTY: 2009•HARP DOG BROWN & GRAHAM GUEST: 2012•HARRY MANX: 2012, 2016•THE HOLMES BROTHERS: 2010•THE HARET: 2012•HARPER &MIDWEST KIND: 2011, 2016•HARRIS JAMES: 2019•THE HARPOONIST AND THE AXE MURDERER: 2013, 2017•HUBERT SUMLIN: 2011•HONEYBOY EDWARDS: 2010•HARRISON KENNEDY: 2005, 2008, 2013, 2016, 2019•HEAD OF THE HEARD: 2014•HONEYWOOD EXPRESS: 2007•IAN ANDREWS AND THE SMOKIN’ SCOUNDRELS: 2017•IAN TAYLOR BAND: 2012•IRENE TORRES AND THE SUGAR DEVILS” 2013•JACKETS: 2018•JACK DE KEYZER: 2004, 2005, 2010, 2014, 2018•JACK SEMPLE: 2019•JACKIE PAYNE AND THE STEVE EDMONSTON BAND: 2007•JACKIE WASHINGTON: 2002•JAMES ANTHONY BAND: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2012•JAREKUS SINGLETON BAND: 2016•JAY POLLMANN: 2016•JENIE THAI: 2017•J.D MCPHERSON: 2019•JEFF HEALEY BLUES BAND: 2007•JENNIS: 2018•JEROME GODBOO: 2014•JIM DAN DEE: 2019•JIM DIAMOND: 2003•JIMMY BOWSKILL BAND: 2003, 2011•JIMMY VAUGHAN: 2011•JJ GREY AND MOFRO: 2010•JOE LOUIS WALKER: 2012•JOEL JOHNSON BLUES BAND: 2013, 2015•JOHANNA PAVIA AND SOULDRIVE: 2013, 2015•JOHN CAMBELJOHN: 2010•JOHN MCKINLEY: 2010, 2013, 2016•JOHN PRIMER: 2011•JOHN MAYALL: 2011•JOHNNY LANG: 2010, 2018•JOHNNY MAX BAND: 2008, 2014•JOHNNY WINTER: 2011•JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF: 2014•JON KNIGHT & SOULSTACK: 2009, 2012, 2013, 2015•JORDAN JOHN AND THE BLUES ANGELS: 2009, 2011•JOSHUA DAVID AND BOX MAN GROOVE: 2014, 2015•J.P. SOARS AND THE RED HOTS: 2019•JULIAN FAUTH: 2004, 2006, 2009, 2012•JUNIOR BROWN: 2014•JUNKHOUSE: 2014•JW JONES: 2009, 2019•KENNY NEAL: 2016•KEN WHITELEY: 2012•KIM SIMMONDS AND SAVOY BROWN: 2013•KIM MITCHELL: 2019•KIM WILSON: 2005•K-9 UNIT: 2002•KENNY BLUES BOSS WAYNE: 2011•KEN WHITELEY/JACKIE WASHINGTON/MOSE SCARLET:  2005, 2008•KEVIN BREIT: 2014•KEVIN BREIT AND THE CHEVY CASANOVAS : 2018•KING ROLLER: 2010•KOKO TAYLOR: 2004•LADIES OF THE GRAND RIVER: 2005•LACHY DOLEY GROUP: 2017, 2019•LARRY McCRAY: 2011•LAST WALTZ TRIBUTE: 2011, 2017, 2018•LAZY LESTER: 2004•LEE AARON: 2018•LEE HARVEY OSMOND: 2014•LEE ROCKER: 2009, 2013•LEON REDBONE: 2009•LIGHTHOUSE: 2013•LIL’ DAVE THOMPSON: 2006•LIL ED AND THE BLUES IMPERIALS: 2002, 2010, 2018•LITTLE BOBBY AND THE JUMPSTARTS: 2003•LMT CONNECTION: 2009•LOCO ZYDECO: 2004, 2006•LOFI MIND: 2018•LOS LOBOS: 2012•THE LOWRIDER BAND: 2013•LUMBERJUNK: 2012•LURIE BELL: 2017•LYNN JACKSON/JAY CARRARO: 2018•MISS ANGEL AND THE HOMEWRECKERS: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 2013,2014,2015,2016,2017,2018,2019•MATT WEIDINGER: 2013, 2014,  2017•MITCH RYDER AND THE DETROIT WHEELS: 2012•MISSISSIPPI HIPPIES: 2006•MISTY BLUES: 2019•MARCIA BALL: 2012•MAGIC DICK AND SHUN NG: 2018•MANITOBA HAL: 2011•MARKUS JAMES: 2016•MICHAEL PICKETT: 2011, 2012•MICHAEL SCHATTE BAND: 2016•MICK TAYLOR: 2003•MIKE TODD: 2017, 2018•MONKEY JUNK: 2010, 2015•MATT MINGLEWOOD BAND: 2010, 2014, 2016•MATT STORCH AND THE USUAL SUSPECTS: 2010, 2013, 2015•MORELAND AND ARBUCKLE: 2010, 2016•MICHELLE MALONE: 2010, 2017, 2019•MICHEL PAGLIARO: 2017•MASON RACK BAND: 2009•THE MASTERSONS: 2013•MATT ANDERSON: 2009•MATT GUITAR MURPHY: 2015•MATT SCHOFIELD: 2014•MATCHEDASH PARISH: 2019•MORGAN DAVIS: 2009•MARIA MULDAUR: 2009•MCKINLEY BROWN: 2001, 2003•MAUREEN BROWN AND BIG HAND: 2008•MAGIC SLIM AND THE TEARDROPS: 2008•MAVIS STAPLES: 2008, 2015•MEL BROWN AND THE HOMEWRECKERS: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008•MICKI FREE: 2018•MISS EMILY: 2019•MIGHTY REVELATORS: 2004, 2005•MIKE McDONALD: 2008, 2018•MENDELSON JOE: 2008•MAX BENT: 2008•MURDER MOUSE BLUES BAND: 2014•MURRAY KINSLEY AND WICKED GRIN: 2014, 2019•MURRAY PORTER: 2013•NATHANIEL MAYER: 2005, 2006•NICK MOSS BAND: 2015•NICK GILDER AND SWEENEY TODD: 2019•NIKKI HILL: 2015•THE NAKED TRUTH: 2007•NORTH MISSISSIPPI ALLSTARS: 2015•NORTHERN PIKES: 2019•NORTHERN SOCIAL: 2019•OTIS CLAY: 2014•OTIS TAYLOR BAND: 2013, 2014•ONE BALD TIRE: 2008•OLI BROWN: 2013•PAPPY JOHNS BAND:  2003, 2012, 2019•PAPA CHUBBY: 2015•PAT TEMPLE AND THE HI LO PLAYERS: 2012, 2015•PAUL OSCHER: 2012•PAT RUSH: 2014•PAT TRAVERS BAND: 2011, 2016•PAUL JAMES: 2010, 2011, 2013, 2016, 2018•PAUL REDDICK: 2010, 2017•THE PERPETRATORS: 2007, 2014•PETE TEMPLE AND THE CORNERSTONES: 2018•PLANTS AND ANIMALS: 2017•POWDER BLUES BAND: 2013, 2015•QUINN SULLIVAN: 2014•RANDY BACHMAN: 2015•RAOUL AND THE BIG TIME: 2011•RAY CHARLES TRIBUTE: 2012•RAY BONNEVILLE: 2012•RAY MANZAREK/ROY ROGERS BAND: 2012•REVEREND KM WILLIAMS: 2011•RECORD COMPANY (THE): 2014•RHINOCEROS: 2009•RICK DERRINGER: 2014•RICK ESTRIN AND THE NIGHTCATS: 2010, 2017•RIK EMMETT AND RESOLUTION 9: 2018•RITA CHIARELLI: 2008•RIVER CITY JUNCTION: 2016•ROBBEN FORD AND THE FORD BLUES BAND: 2012•ROBERT CRAY BAND: 2008•ROBERT GORDON: 2018•ROBERT JONES: 2006•ROBERT RANDOLPH AND THE FAMILY BAND: 2015•ROBIN BANK$ : 2011•ROD PIAZZA AND THE MIGHTY FLYERS: 2014•RONNIE BAKER BROOKS: 2009, 2016•RONNIE HAWKINS AND THE HAWKS: 2009•ROOMFUL OF BLUES: 2018•ROOSTER DAVIS:  2017•ROSIE LEDET AND THE ZYDECO PLAYBOYS: 2014•ROXANNE POTVIN: 2005•RUN AWAY SLIDE: 2009•RUST BUCKET BAND: 2014•RUTHIE FOSTER: 2014, 2018•THE SADIES: 2013•SAFE AS HOUSES: 2019•SAMANTHA MARTIN AND DELTA SUGAR: 2015•SAMANTHA TESTA: 2009•SASS JORDAN: 2018•SCOTT McCORD AND THE BONA FIDE TRUTH: 2013•SEAN PINCHIN: 2010, 2011, 2013, 2016, 2017•SHAKURA SAIDA: 2007, 2014•SHANE GAND: 2004, 2005•SHANE MURPHY: 2012•SHAWN KELLERMAN: 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2017•SHEEPDOGS: 2017•SHEESHAM AND LOTUS: 2008•SHEMEKIA COPELAND: 2013•SHERMAN ROBERTSON: 2010•SHIRLEY JACKSON & HER GOOD ROCKIN’ DADDYS: 2005•SILVIA DEE AND THE BOYFRIEND: 2017•SKYDIGGERS: 2017•SKYLAR VALLI: 2018•SMOKIN JOE KUBEC AND BNOIS KING: 2012•SMOKE WAGON BLUES BAND: 2017•SON OF DAVE: 2018•SOUL CIRCUS: 2006•SOULSTACK: 2014, 2018•SOULSVILLE: THE MUSIC OF STAX: 2015•STEPHEN FEARING: 2014•STEVE EARLE AND THE DUKES: 2013•STEVE BURNSIDE & THE MARQUIS: 2002•STEVE HILL: 2014•STEVE STRONGMAN BAND: 2004, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2014,  2017•STUDEBAKER JOHN AND THE HAWKS: 2009, 2010•SOUL KINGS: 2004•SLICK BALLINGER: 2008•SOMEDAY BABY: 2006•THE SOULUTION: 2008•SUE FOLEY: 2018•SUGAR RAY NORCIA AND THE BLUE TONES: 2008•SUGAR BROWN: 2013, 2015•SUNS (THE): 2014•SWAMPERELLA: 2014•24TH STREET WAILERS: 2013, 2015•TANIKA CHARLES AND THE WONDERFULS:  2013•TREASA LAVASEUR: 2012•TAJ MAHAL: 2012•THIRD COAST KINGS: 2016•TIM GIBBONS: 2019•TINARIWEN: 2018•TINSLEY ELLIS: 2015•TRIBUTE TO MAD DOGS AND ENGLISHMEN: 2013•TUCSON CHOIR BOYS: 2005•TOO SLIM AND THE TAILDRAGGERS: 2012,2013•TOMMY CASTRO BAND: 2011•TOM COCHRANE AND RED RIDER: 2018•TREVOR CASWELL: 2010•TRI-CONTINENTAL: 2019•TAB BENOIT: 2009•TARBOX RAMBLERS: 2009, 2017•VALDY: 2016•VANESSA COLLIER: 2019•THE VAUDEVILLIAN: 2016•WALTER TROUT: 2018•WATERMELON SLIM AND THE WORKERS: 2005, 2006, 2010, 2015•WATERSTREET BLUES BAND:  2001, 2002, 2003 ,2010, 2015, 2017•THE WEBER BROTHERS: 2005, 2009, 2016•WIDE MOUTH MASON: 2013•WILD T AND THE SPIRIT: 2019•WILLIE BIG EYES SMITH: 2011•WOLFPACK: 2005•WBRB: 2010