Blues / R&B / Regional
With a name like the Harpoonist and the Axe Murderer, you might be forgiven for thinking that the Vancouver-‐based duo is some sort of concept group, based on a hypothetical love story between Captain Ahab and Lizzie Borden.'- Chris Oke, Yukon NewsIn reality, Shawn 'The Harpoonist' Hall and ... Read more
After their outstanding Arden Theatre debut in October 2015, Vancouver-based duo The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer will be back in St. Albert to kick out their unapologetic, raw, rough-around-the-edges blues sound that packs a greasy punch!
With influences ranging from the iconic songwriting of Willie Dixon to the boundary-pushing Jack White, the pair of musicians is increasingly inspired by the electric "groove blues" of the '50s, '60s, and '70s. Gearing up to release a brand new album in early 2017, Shawn "The Harpoonist" Hall and Matthew "The Axe Murderer" Rogers will showcase their trademark fervour, rugged vocals and gritty soul.