Based in Vancouver, this blues-rock duo is composed of guitarist/drummer Matthew Rogers and vocalist/harmonica player Shawn Hall. They’ve played Regina a couple of times in the last year, and will be back in town tomorrow night to play a show at the Exchange that’s being presented by the Regina Blues Association. The show should get going at 8 p.m., and tickets are $20 advance and $25 door.
To give you a taste of what The Harpoonist & the Axe Murderer are about, here’s video of an in studio performance of the song “Wake Up”:
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