Amazon.com Widgets

John Labelle

No photos available. Upload them now.

Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born: May 12, 1968    

Born in Montreal, John Labelle has been a jazz fan for as long as he can remember. From an early age, he listened to the great big band vocalists, including Tony Bennett, Mel Torme, Rosemary Clooney; and, of course, Frank Sinatra, who would later become one of his greatest influences.

To be close to the music he loved, Labelle landed a job at the famous Biddle's Jazz and Ribs nightclub, an institution in Montreal for the last twenty years. Working there, Labelle came into contact with some of Montreal's finest musicians whom he listened to and learned from. He quickly gained a reputation for knowing all the lyrics, and could often be heard singing along with the evening's performers...
read more

View Discography Page

This information is provided by discogs.com or the profile administrator.

www.ourstage.com

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Events Calendar

Sorry, there are no John Labelle events available at this time. Submit one now.

TIP: Reach multiple calendar destinations with a single post. Learn now here.

Reviews

Last Time I Was Here

One of Canada's top crooners, John Labelle's fourth CD, Last Time I Was Here, is filled with selections that his fans enjoy. “A lot of the songs on this recent recording,” says the singer, “such as 'Mack The Knife,' 'Beyond The Sea' and 'Strangers In The Night,' are songs that people request of me all the time. For the new project I decided to perform numbers that most people are familiar with and want to hear. I wanted this to be primarily a record with nice songs and one that listeners will derive pleasure from.”

John Labelle's goals for Last Time I Was Here were previously achieved in his three earlier recordings...

read more

Rank: 7,681 Views: 3,644 Fans: 1
Search
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Mark Elf

Mark Elf

About | Enter

Stefano Bollani

Stefano Bollani

About | Enter

Carmen Lundy

Carmen Lundy

About | Enter

Wadada Leo Smith

Wadada Leo Smith

About | Enter

Bandzoogle: GET STARTED TODAY - FREE TRIAL

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.

Musician Search

Help improve the John Labelle profile

All About Jazz musician profiles are maintained by musicians, publicists and trusted members like you. Interested? Tell us why you would like to improve the John Labelle musician profile.