Robin Banks is Canada’s first lady of the Blues! She has an electrifying presence and one of the best Blues Bands in the country” – Mike Fitzpatrick Downchild Blues Band “an artist with that rare ability to connect with people” “Robin sings with a simple coolness that can break your heart and still make you beg for more. She is absolutely my favorite blues singer” –
Teddy Leonard Fathead “Robin Bank$ is the real deal, playing in her world class band is a joy” – Gary Kendall Downchild Blues Band MISS ROBIN BANK$ has her roots deeply dug. Clearly comfortable with Jazz, Classic R&B and Soul, even Reggae, she’s also known for her bold and brassy, classy but sassy, Texas and Chicago electric Blues style. In 1999, Miss Banks became a staple in the Texas music scene and continues to enjoy and record in the Lone Star state. She has 4 independently released CDs to her credit and makes regular tours to Europe and the Caribbean, but recently made Toronto Canada her home. A master of tone and phrasing, ROBIN BANK$ has a vocal style, strength and clarity that has been compared to Etta James and Dinah Washington. She is a recipient of a Maple Blues Award for New Artist of the Year and was twice nominated for Female Vocalist of the Year. She recently performed at Massey Hall in Toronto as part of the celebrated annual Women’s Blues Revue event. No matter the genre, ROBIN BANK$ is known in the industry as “the real deal”!