Born and raised in Winnipeg, Lacroix counts blues and jazz as two of his major influences. He’s of francophone descent, but he apparently performs in both French and English. Tonight Lacroix is in town to play a show at Creative City Centre (doors at 7:30 p.m., tickets  $10).

To give you a taste, here’s video from 2012 of Lacroix performing a song called “Bottes de Cowboy”: