FOR THE LOVE OF ART 2ND YEAR AT HARRIS BARN!
Devoted to all the sane and crazy artists & artisans brave enough to give it a go

MUSICAL ARTISTS HARRIS NOV 2019

Raven Blackwell (then known as: Suzanne Gitzi) exploded on the Country Music scene in October of 1993 with the release of her critically acclaimed debut record, " Fallen Angel " . " Fallen Angel " yielded 5 top 40 hits, including the #1 single "The Runaround". "Fallen Angel" was voted one of the top 12 albums of 1993 by Canadian Country Music News. With the success of her debut album. Suzanne joined the ranks of Trisha Yearwood and Garth known as " New Country". Suzanne's powerful voice coupled with her dynamic live show made audiences and critics turn up their radios from coast to coast.


Suzanne's second release, "Dressed in Black", has so far yielded 3 singles. The first single a guitar heavy tune called "Judge and Jury" claimed the #1 spot in Dauphin, Manitoba which coincided with the Dauphin Music Festival, where Suzanne shared the stage with Vince Gill.
With 4 Albums to her credit, and a new release on the way...Raven is truly a force to be reckoned with! Raven Blackwell’s voice transcends all styles of music. From Pop to Soul&Blues and Beyond!

Russell Marsland


A powerful presence on the Vancouver music scene for more than 40 years.
In 1978 Russell co-founded Vancouver’s “Rhythm & Blues All Stars.”
The band played it’s first gig opening for the Legendary Long John Baldry.
Russell has performed with hundreds of artists, and has shared the stage with the Allman Brothers, Chuck Berry, James Brown, War, Ray Charles, and Steppenwolf just to name a few!
Russell headlined four years at theVancouver International Jazz Festival,
Pender Harbour Blues Festival, and opened the inaugural Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival, and The Nanaimo Blues Festival. Russell’s critically acclaimed CD “Dig Deep” achieved significant airplay in New Orleans on WWOZ Heritage Radio, Australian Radio, Warsaw Poland Blues and Roots radio and caught the attention of Alligator Records in 2008 in Chicago!

www.russellmarsland.com