Awards

2017

-winner  County Of Peterborough Recognition Award "Leadership in Arts and Culture"

2016
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Acoustic Act Of The Year"
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Horn Player Of The Year"

2015
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Horn Player Of The Year"

2014
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Horn Player Of The Year"

2013
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Horn Player Of The Year"

2012
-nomination Maple Blues Award ”Horn Player Of The Year”

2011
-nomination Juno Award "Blues Album Of The Year"
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-nomination Maple Blues Award ”Horn Player Of The Year”

2010
-nomination Maple Blues Award ”Horn Player Of The Year”

2008
- winner Juno Award Blues Recording of the Year "Building Full of Blues"
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2007
- nomination Maple Blues Award "Horn Player Of The Year" 

2006
- nomination Maple Blues Award "Harmonica Player Of The Year"

2005
- nomination Maple Blues Award "Harmonica Player Of The Year"

2004
- nomination Maple Blues Award "Electric Act Of The Year"
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- nomination Maple Blues Award Harmonica Player Of The Year"
- nomination Maple Blues Award "Producer Of The Year"/Al Lerman & Alec Fraser for Willie Smith & The Juke Joint Rockers-"Bluesin' It"

2003
-winner Canadian Indie Award "Blues Recording of The Year"/First Class Riff-Raff
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-nomination Juno Award "Blues Recording of The Year"/First Class Riff-Raff*
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Harmonica Player Of The Year"

2002
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Recording Of The Year"/First Class Riff-Raff
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-nomination Maple Blues Award Producer Of The Year"/Alec Fraser & Fathead for First Class Riff-Raff
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Harmonica Player Of The Year"

2001
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Horn Player Of The Year"
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Harmonica Player Of The Year"

2000
-nomination Canadian Indie Award "Blues Recording Of The Year"/Where's Your Head At?
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-nomination Maple Blues Award "Electric Act Of The Year"*
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Entertainer Of The Year"*
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Recording Of The Year"/Where's Your Head At?*
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Producer Of The Year"/Tom Jardin & Fathead for Where's Your Head At?*
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Harmonica Player Of The Year"
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Songwriter Of The Year"

1999
-winner Jazz Report Award "Blues Group Of The Year"
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-winner Maple Blues Award "Electric Act Of The Year"*
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Entertainer Of The Year"*
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Harmonica Player Of The Year"

1998
-winner Juno Award "Blues Recording Of The Year"/Blues Weather
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-nomination Maple Blues Award "Electric Act Of The Year"*
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Entertainer Of The Year"*
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Harmonica Player Of The Year"
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Horn Player Of The Year"
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Recording Of The Year"/Blues Weather
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1997
-winner Jazz Report Award "Blues Group Of The Year"
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-winner Maple Blues Award "Electric Act Of The Year"*
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Entertainer Of The Year"*
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Harmonica Player Of The Year"
-nomination Maple Blues Award "Horn Player Of The Year"

1995
-winner West Coast Blues Award "Top Canadian Blues Recording"
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* with FATHEAD