Brothers In This World  has been continuously charted on The Roots Music Report's TOP 50 BLUES ALBUM CHARTS weekly since it's record release in  February 2015. The album was charted #1 for the Weeks of May 28th and June 4th, 2015.

Notes & Quotes "Blackburn", Maple Blues Magazine,  Vol 31, No. 5,, May 2015, Toronto, Canada

MEDIA & NEWS

Duane Blackburn has received a 2015 MAPLE BLUES AWARD NOMINATION: 

PIANO/KEYBOARD PLAYER OF THE YEAR 

Congratulations Duane and to all the nominees this year!


http://torontobluessociety.com/2015-maple-blues-awards-nominees/

Blackburn's album Brothers In This World Charted #4 on STINGRAY MUSIC Top 10 Blues Albums 2015


www.stingray.com

Blackburn's album Brothers In This World has received a 2016 JUNO AWARD NOMINATION:


BLUES ALBUM OF THE YEAR


The JUNO Awards ceremony takes place April 2–3, 2016 at The Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta.



http://junoawards.ca/nominees/​

Review  written by Dutch Blues Magazine May 21st 2015, Netherlands

Maple Blues Awards | 2020

Duane Blackburn received the MAPLE BLUES AWARD NOMINATION 
PIANO/KEYBOARD PLAYER OF THE YEAR 


Cory Blackburn received the MAPLE BLUES AWARD NOMINATION DRUMMER


The 24th Annual Maple Blues Awards will be virtual in 2021, streaming from Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, and Vancouver each Monday of February.




Photo credit: Lisa Macintosh and Laura Carbone

Blackburn's album Brothers In This World debuted at #18on the LIVING BLUES MagazineRadio Charts on May 2015. 

Blackburn's album Brothers In This Worldnamed "BEST ALBUM OF 2015"  by Jaymz Bee from Jazz.FM91 . 


We sincerely thank Jaymz Bee and the folks at Jazz.FM91 for the recognition and  their support.  


www.jazz.fm

Maple Blues Awards | 2019 


Duane Blackburn has received the MAPLE BLUES AWARD NOMINATION PIANO/KEYBOARD PLAYER OF THE YEAR 

The 23rd Annual Maple Blues Awards will be held at the Royal Conservatory of Music’s Koerner Hall on Monday, February 3rd, 2020 in Toronto.

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2017

Blackburn receives the Festival International du Blues de Tremblant 2017 Coup de Coeur Award. 

Blackburn's album BROTHERHOOD receives two MAPLE BLUE AWARDS.

2010 MAPLE BLUES AWARD WINNERS FOR  BEST NEW ARTIST

2010 MAPLE BLUES AWARD WINNERS FOR  MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR NOMINEE (DUANE BLACKBURN)

Maple Blues Awards | 2017 


Duane Blackburn has received two MAPLE BLUES AWARD NOMINATIONS:


PIANO/KEYBOARD PLAYER OF THE YEAR

&

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR


The 20th Annual Maple Blues Awards will be held at the Royal Conservatory of Music’s Koerner Hall on Monday, January 23th, 2017 in Toronto.