Rambling Dan Frechette
is one of Winnipeg's best loved performers and composers. His songs have been covered by other artists including The Duhks and he inked his first songwriting contract as a teenager with EMI.
Frechette has just released his latest video produced by Mike Laschislaw featuring the song Good Time Charlie Blues
. It's Frechette at his best, just being a pinball in the game of life. The video features a who's who of Winnipeg musicians, singer songwriters and characters. See how many of them you can name.
By the way, the song Good Time Charlie Blues
was voted by CBC listeners as the number two song on CBC's Scene on line top 10 Winnipeg songs of 2011
Good Time Charlie Blues - Dan Frechette by Mike Latschislaw on Vimeo.
Rambling Dan Frechette is appearing with his band The Dylanaires at The Cyrk
on Young Street, Friday, March 23 at 8:00 p.m. Also on Saturday, March 24, he's appearing solo at The Grant and Wilton Coffeehouse in Temple Shalom Hall
at 8:00 p.m.
So who were the other musicians, songwriters and characters in the video?.....Scott Nolan
, Chris Carmichael
, Sky Onnason, Big Dave
, Ken Kansas, Emma Cloney
, Bobby Desjarlais
Nowicki, David Landreth, Chantel Emond
, Bobby Stahr, Adrien Louis
Sala and Romi Mayes
to the rescue.