Festival Blog: Matthew Good and Great Big Sea rock LeBreton Flats

The Canadian domination of the Bell Stage continued on into the eighth day of Bluesfest, as I had the pleasure of seeing both Matthew Good and Great Big Sea. After seeing Matthew Good in smaller venues and small festival stages in Ottawa, it was great to see him and his band get a crack at the main stage. It’s safe to say he didn’t disappoint, drawing what was the largest crowd I’ve ever seen him play for. As always, Good played a mix of material from his lengthy career, his set list ranging from classics such as “Born Losers” and “Weapon,” to staples like “The Future is X-Rated” and “Load Me Up” from his days with Matthew Good Band. Not […]

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