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Huge Harvest Jazz and Blues Contest!

We've got a Harvest Jazz and Blues prize package any music fan would covet -- two ultimate passes, hotel accommodations and a gift certificate for a meal at The Blue Door! All you have to do is write us a verse or two of a bluesy tune using the word "harvest". You can sing it to us on our talkback line. That number is 1-800-632-7743. Or you can write it to us at We'll set it to an appropriate blues beat. The winner will be chosen by Shift's music man, Bob Mersereau. He picked the winner back in 2008. That year Steve Bond of Fredericton won the prize. Here's his entry for inspiration:

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