A Saskatoon native transplanted to the Niagara Region of Ontario, Suzie Vinnick is the proud owner of a gorgeous voice, prodigious guitar and bass chops, and an engagingly candid performance style. Her career has seen triumph after triumph.
Suzie has toured nationally with Stuart McLean's The Vinyl Café and the John McDermott Band, and performed for Canadian Peacekeepers in Bosnia and the Persian Gulf. She was also the voice of Tim Horton's for 5 years. How cool is that?
Suzie Vinnick has 10 Maple Blues Awards, 3 Juno Nominations, was a Finalist in the 2013 International Blues Challenge Solo/Duo Category in Memphis, TN.
She won the 2012 CBC Saturday Night Blues Great Canadian Blues Award and the 2012 SIRIUS/XM Blues Artist of the Year.
Suzie released Live At Bluesville, a collection of 8 roots, blues and gospel tunes featuring her parlour guitar, Mabel. In 2011, her first solo acoustic blues album Me 'n' Mabel charting for seven weeks on B. B. King's Bluesville "Picks to Click" reaching number three and received a 2012 Juno Nomination. An earlier album was called Happy Here, and her latest full-length release is a solo acoustic blues album entitled Me 'n' Mabel