Like the description mentions, this is the second release from Shirley Jackson & Her Good Rockin’ Daddys. 'Comfort Food' continues with a selection of tunes rooted in various blues styles as well as some new tunes written by Shirley Jackson; shuffles, swing tunes, and a few fun trips south of the Canadian border; released in 2007.
'Comfort Food' Was nominated for and East Coast Music Award and Nova Scotia Music Award for Blues Recording of the Year, 2008, and a Nova Scotia Music Award for Blues Recording of the Year, 2008.
'Comfort Food' features some musicians from the GRD's debut release as well as some new friends!
Vocals: Shirley Jackson
Tenor Saxophone: Shirley Jackson & Rob MacIntosh
Baritone Saxophone: Dawn Hatfield
Trumpet & Flugelhorn: Dave Harrison
Harmonica: Phil Potvin & Joe Murphy
Guitar: Dave MacIsaac, John Eyman, Dan Dufour, Brad Conrad, & Carter Chaplin
Bass: Morrow Scot-Brown & Jef James Wirchenko
Piano & Organ: Barry Cooke
Drums: Gary Potts & Marks Lockhart
"One of 2007’s most surprising and, ultimately, rewarding releases is the brainchild of award-winning Tenor Sax stalwart Shirley Jackson and her handpicked crew, compromised of the cream of the Maritime blues and jazz crops."
- Eric Thom: Exclaim! Canada's Music Authority
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