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Concept welcomes the amazingly 

talented Ms.Fiona Boyes to it's 

Roster of Artists!


Concept also welcomes the 

talented Bluesman Poppa 

Dawg and Jeff Jensen to it's

 Roster of Artists!




 Russia born Canadian Citizen, Winner of the Arkansas Blues & Heritage Festival ‘Emerging New Artist’ competition 2008, Arsen Shomakhov is an incredibly talented and superbly versatile Blues Guitar player. He has been recognized by many National Broadcast stations in his native Russia and has been mesmerizing audiences on many major world class festival stages, such as the Moscow International Blues Festival ( RU ), the Dark Season Blues Festival ( NO ), the Arkansas Blues & Heritage Festival ( US ), the IBC in Memphis ( US ) and the Labatt International Edmonton Blues Festival ( CAN ). His 2010 / 2011 Canadian summer Festival calendar included celebrated performances on such high-profile stages as the Kaslo Jazz Festival, the Montreal International Blues Festival, the International Blues Festival Calgary as well as the Donnacona Blues Festival near Quebec City. 2011 saw Arsen nominated for a Maple Blues Award as ` Best new Blues Artist 2010 `.  



Arsen Shomakhov ( www.arsenshomakhov.com )