Guest Blog – Steve Ashton

Guest Blog – Steve Ashton

“…it was my all-time favourite Healey tune. I made him teach it to me in my parents’ livingroom.” The day before Jeff left us, I sent him an email not knowing whether he would get to read it. But I wanted so bad for him to know how much of an...
Guest Blog – Terry Murphy

Guest Blog – Terry Murphy

5 long years since Jeff’s passing. You are missed, Brother Jeff….. Let’s see, 1984-85 was the time period that I played bass with Jeff….. the band was a four piece with Rob Quail and I, Jeff and a revolving cast of drummers (They didn’t...
Guest Blog – Rob Quail

Guest Blog – Rob Quail

Jeff Healey: “I came from two backgrounds; jazz and country.  A buddy of mine, Rob Quail, was one of the first people to get me into playing and listening to a lot of pure blues. We’re close to the same age and he went to a neighbouring High School.  Rob was the...
Guest Blog – Bobby Whitlock

Guest Blog – Bobby Whitlock

“Bobby is probably in many ways better as a keyboard player than he was with the Dominos twenty years ago.  Obviously he knows a lot more and has a lot more experience.  …one of the things that really hit me on all of his work with Clapton, aside from his great...
Guest Blog – Mike Daley

Guest Blog – Mike Daley

~Jeff, Mike Daley and Chris Bruce in Gananoque, Ontario – 2007~ Like many a guitarist around my age, I grew up watching Jeff Healey videos on MuchMusic, amazed at his guitar playing and his soulful voice. His wild Hendrix-like style, playing the guitar in the...