Jesse Cahill
Jesse Cahill started playing drums at a young age and worked his first professional gigs at 16 in restaurants and clubs in his hometown of Victoria, British Columbia. Jesse has since become one of the busiest drummers on the Canadian jazz scene. Jesse is also an avid photographer and blogger. His photos have appeared online with The Boreal Collective, in print with The Globe and Mail, and on the covers of many CDs released by the highly regarded Cellar Live record label.

Entries by Jesse Cahill

Real Jazz Musicians Don't Play Wimpy Gigs

(0) Comments | Posted June 28, 2013 | 5:50 PM

The other night I stopped by Cory Weeds' Cellar Jazz Club and caught a very swinging set from Oliver Gannon and his band. Generally, it's a no-brainer to go and see Oliver and his band, but this was Vancouver Jazz Fest week and there was plenty of great...

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Vancouver Jazz Fest: 4 Bands and 2 Gigs in 48 Hours

(0) Comments | Posted June 24, 2013 | 6:40 PM

What a weekend at the Vancouver International Jazz Festival. I don't think I've managed to cram that much music into such a short period of time in ages. Four bands in 48 hours and that's not including two gigs of my own. Crazy.

I managed to see the...

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Vancouver Jazz Fest Picks to Push Your Musical Boundaries

(0) Comments | Posted June 21, 2013 | 9:38 PM

When we try to figure out who and what to go see at jazz festivals, what did we do before the Internet?

I guess you could have chosen to see a group based on being familiar with some of their members, or maybe you heard an artist's latest release on...

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Get Your Jazz On, Vancouver

(1) Comments | Posted June 19, 2013 | 2:40 AM

Jazz Fest is almost upon us and that means that it's time once again for yours truly to plan your concert attending schedule. Keeping in mind that having a good time all of the time is my primary aspiration, I'm hoping to check out a wide variety of artists from...

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