Based in Montreal and Winnipeg, Chic Gamine has been through town a few times at events hosted by the Regina Folk Festival. Last November/December they were also the musical guest on Stuart McLean’s Vinyl Cafe Christmas tour.
Chic Gamine is composed of three vocalists (Andrina Turenne, Alexa Dirks and Annick Bremault) along with drummer Sacha Daoud and bass/guitar player Benoit Morier. The quintet starting touring in 2007, and have three albums to their credit. They released their most recent album, Light a Match, on October 23.
On Friday Nov. 20, Chic Gamine is in town to play a show at the Artesian. Doors are at 7 p.m., and tickets are $20 advance and $25 door. Find out more on the Artesian website.
To give you a sense of what the new album sounds like here’s the video for the title track