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“My father was my idol”

samuel-bolduc“My father was my idol. I often say. He showed all and thanks to him I know everything I know today. The music is the instrument, but also the attitude, leadership, charisma, creativity and altruism. “

Samuel Bolduc follows in the footsteps of his father. The young man of 18 years is the son of Guy Bolduc, who died in the train tragedy of Lac-Mégantic, on 6 July 2013. A native of Chicoutimi, the 43 year old man was a known singer and famous.

From his early childhood, Samuel had music in their blood. It was at the age of seven he had his first drum. Young followed his father wherever he performed. And he learned on the job. Today, it is inhabited by more than ever this beautiful legacy that has been passed to it.

Samuel Bolduc performed for the first time in Saguenay Saturday night at the bar Bluff House Price. It was with Eric Gagne and his group, a gang of passionate music. All these people studied at Alma College Guy Bolduc.

“It gave me energy. It’s been one of the best shows I’ve done in my life. There was a lot of joy in life on the stage. My father’s parents came to see me. Their pride picked me. I felt they saw my father in me, “testified the drummer, who is completing his 2nd year of studies in popular music interpretation at Collège Lionel-Groulx in Sainte-Thérèse.

Samuel Bolduc met childhood friends of his father, two years ago. It was during an evening of reunion of former students of Alma College.

“His guitar was on the scene to pay tribute. It was a year after the events. This opportunity allowed me to get to know everyone. Then we had the chance to “jam” together and do shows. ”

Since then, the artist has never lost sight of this vast network of contacts. It has been known to happen on stage with some of them. “My father was known to all and had musician friends everywhere. He spent a lot of time with customers. Sewing up, these people have become friends. I kept in touch with them. All that world remembers him, “added Samuel Bolduc was happening in Quebec City last night.

Samuel Bolduc currently resides in Blainville, with his mother and sister. Musically, it is doomed to a brilliant career. Involved in a half dozen groups, it is also known to make studio recordings. For example, he played on albums for emerging artists. In 2014, he was also invited to perform at Festirame Alma by Marie-Mai company.

“I play at the professional level in recent years. Recently, I got Unix drums sponsor by the company. I want to build me a career and a name in the music world, “he concludes.

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