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On Saturday, Nov. 25 I had the pleasure of seeing Big Sugar for the first time………Finally!

I say finally because I have been waiting to see them in concert since the first time I heard “Turn

November 25, 2017
Sweet sugar for weary travellers

Gordie Johnson and other members of Big Sugar built a studio from scratch for the upcoming album The name Big

November 9, 2017
Gordie and the rest of Big Sugar joined Justin & J.C. in studio to talk about the “new look” band, new music and guitars.

Radio interview at Rock 97.7 click Here

November 8, 2017
Canada’s own Big Sugar returns to the island in the wake of their most transformative period in decades.

Blues rockers Big Sugar are a staple of any honest playlist that screams Canadiana, a tried, true and tested favourite

September 15, 2017
BIG SUGAR IS BACK ON THE SCENE: REVIEW FROM VANCOUVER’S COMMODORE BALLROOM

There was magic flying every which way when Big Sugar played to an ecstatic crowd at Vancouver’s Commodore Ballroom on

September 12, 2017
BIG SUGAR IS BACK ON THE SCENE: REVIEW FROM VANCOUVER’S COMMODORE BALLROOM

There was magic flying every which way when Big Sugar played to an ecstatic crowd at Vancouver’s Commodore Ballroom on

September 12, 2017
ChipFM 101.9 Radio Interview

Click HERE for the interview.

August 23, 2017
New Look, New Band, New attitude and New Music Coming Soon from Big Sugar

  The ‘new’ Big Sugar, from left, Rey Artega, Chris Gormley, Gordie Johnson, Alex Johnson, Garry Lowe, will be playing

July 11, 2017
Big Sugar Gordie Johnson talks summer shows,new album in the works.

Big Sugar are super busy this summer season with a ton of Festival dates, including Wild Mountain Music Fest (in Hinton, Alberta, and

July 9, 2017
Canadian blues, reggae rock band Big Sugar talk to us about their favourite fan interactions at concerts, upcoming new artists, and moments in their long career.

by Dawn Hamilton at Live In Limbo. Original Here

September 16, 2016
Big Sugar in Kitchener …and Grady!

So. Much. Rock….this weekend you can catch Big Sugar on August 6 at the Kitchener Blues Festival. And if you

August 3, 2016
Big Sugar “Natty Dread Rock” video review

Big Sugar is back and they’ve brought their Big Sound with them. The Toronto-based quintet’s new video is funky and

October 30, 2015
Taking over The Eagle – 97.3

Yardstyle  

March 11, 2015
Band focused on helping others

by  Nicholas Pescod Nanaimo News Bulletin Ever since it formed back in the late ’80s, reggae-blues-rock band Big Sugar has

March 10, 2015
The softer, soulful side of Big Sugar

COMOX VALLEY RECORD Mark Allan Special to the Record For Big Sugar’s latest foray to the Comox Valley as part

February 25, 2015
Big Sugar sweetens the Key City Theatre

THE TOWNSMAN Ferdy Belland “Oh man, the tour’s just been fantastic,” gushes Gordie Johnson, vocalist-guitarist of Big Sugar. “Our acoustic

February 25, 2015
The new Big Sugar

THE FITZHUGH Five years ago Big Sugar came back from the dead—or more accurately a decade-long hiatus—with a new album

February 25, 2015
Rock group on acoustic tour

SHERWOOD PARK NEWS By Megan Voss A normally loud rock band is going to be a little more sweet this

February 19, 2015
Big Sugar aims for something bigger

EDMONTON JOURNAL BY MIKE BELL, CALGARY HERALD PREVIEW Big Sugar When: Tuesday, Feb. 24, Thursday, Feb. 26 at 7:30 p.m.

February 19, 2015
Big Sugar added to Big Music Fest lineup

Waterloo Region Record By Record staff KITCHENER — Canadian bluesy rock band Big Sugar will perform free of charge at

February 19, 2015