Brooke Blackburn

Bentley Collective is led by Brooke Bentley Blackburn, the composer and guitar player of the JUNO-nominated, Maple Blues winning Toronto based soul blues band “Blackburn”. Performing for thirty plus years as a Canadian musician, Brooke has accumulated a vast repertoire of original compositions. Most recently he was sponsored by the Grand River Blues Society to participate in the 2023 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN. His solo album, Songs, consists of music that incorporated various styles and compositional methods acquired throughout his unwavering career. Website: