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Jon Hines Trio
Jon Hines Trio

Mon, Jul 01


Harbourside RibFest

Jon Hines Trio

1:30 - 3:45 PM - Catch the electrifying blues of the Jon Hines Trio at Harbourside RibFest! Fresh from national acclaim and multiple award nominations, Jon brings a powerful blend of blues that echoes from Cape Breton to Memphis.

Time & Location

Jul 01, 2024, 1:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Harbourside RibFest, 2 Ochterloney St, Dartmouth, NS B2Y 4W1, Canada


Jon Hines, a prodigious blues artist from Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, has swiftly made his mark on the Canadian music scene. Throughout his burgeoning career, Jon has toured extensively across Canada, earning acclaim and several notable distinctions along the way. In 2023, he was nominated for Music Nova Scotia's Blues Recording of the Year, following his 2022 nomination for the East Coast Music Association's Blues Recording of the Year. Additionally, he clinched the East Coast Blues Society's "Maritime to Memphis Blues Challenge."

As a dedicated advocate for local music, Jon serves as a board member of Cape Breton Music. He is also an endorsed artist by prominent music brands such as Black Mountain Picks, Godin Guitars, and Wild Dog Stomp boxes. His track "A Pale Blue Dot" has received considerable radio play across Canada, the UK, and the United States, further solidifying his presence in the blues genre. Moreover, Jon has collaborated with Joe Murphy, forming a duo that showcases their profound musical synergy.

Jon has been recognized as a semi-finalist in the International Songwriting Competition for two consecutive years, 2017 and 2018. With the Jon Hines Trio, expect a performance at Harbourside RibFest that combines deep musicality with raw, emotional power — a true celebration of blues music that transcends borders.

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