This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. Afie Jurvanen, the Juno winning singer-songwriter known as Bahamas, is on the phone talking about how much of an influence Robbie Robertson was on his guitar playing. No kidding. How could he not be? As lead guitarist and songwriter for the Band, Robertson is one of the all-time greats, the Canadian who invented Americana music.
Bahamas Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth, Family
Ken Tucker. Jurvanen, who has spent the past few years playing guitar in the touring band for fellow Canadian singer Feist , is very good at melancholy regret. He has a sensitive-boy voice that neatly skirts wimpiness, and there's an edge to his yearning. On the song "Snowplow," he tests the limits of romantic reverie, slowing the tempo to a pace that does indeed suggest that he's using a snow plow instead of his guitar to push the tune along. Cale , and Ry Cooder.
Sold out. His approach to music has undergone an evolution, spurred on in part by parenthood. I just need my musical mind. Paak, Kendrick Lamar and Kanye West.
Afie Jurvanen born April 28, , known by his stage name Bahamas , is a Canadian musician born in Toronto , and raised in Barrie , Ontario. Jurvanen taught himself guitar. Jurvanen recorded his debut album, Pink Strat , in a cabin in rural Ontario in His second album, Barchords , was released on February 7, Jurvanen released his third album, Bahamas Is Afie on August 19,