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Biography

Chris CanasChris Canas formed the Blues Revolution to bring his soul & funk infused blues not only for the seasoned die hards, but also to attract young listeners to help keep the blues alive. His influences include: BB King, Buddy Guy, Eric Clapton, Jonny Lang, Prince, Little Milton, Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughn, and a host of old and new school cats. Chris' blues will set the mood. Whether dark, playful or in your face jammin',  his presence on the stage commands attention from all sides of the room. This band loves a good time. Ambitious, yet down to earth. Blues meet funk meet neo-soul. The Chris Canas Blues Revolution can be seen blazing a trail in the Metro Detroit  area and beyond.  The front man, Chris Canas; self proclaimed soldier for the blues, has put together a who's who of veteran musicians to help keep the blues alive in the hearts of all music lovers. The C2B Revolution has a well  blended set of classic covers and funky smooth originals that keep the audience jumping and the party going. The group is as diverse as they come with interesting backgrounds in music. The band is available as a solo, Three Piece, acoustic or Six Piece act. This band is driven to pump new life into “The Blues” as well as embracing the rich traditional roots of the past. Brace yourselves for the Explosion.


Chris Canas - lead guitar & vocals
Mickey Coleman- drums
Kevin Schoepke - bass
Shane Rasmussen - keyboard
Angie C.- percussion, vocals

Discography

She's Breaking Me -Just released in 2010
Pure As Gold - 2006
Sunshine - 2004
Chris Canas "C" - 2003
Shades of Blue - 2002
Streamed on CD-Baby, I-Tunes, Amazon.com, www.chriscanas.net, and played on local radio stations in the metro Detroit - Ann Arbor area & Globally.