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usually prepared for the unexpected, but I can honestly say that employee searching, as of late, has left me on a few occasions scratching my chin, shaking my head in disbelief and being unprepared for the unanticipated. Winnipeg/Montreal-based quintet Chic Gamine is nothing less than vivacious. With a solo percussionist as their main musical support, Chic Gamine use their voices as instruments, effortlessly launching into intricate string arrangements, bass-heavy rhythm sections and lush harmonies in a repertoire which includes world music, doo-wop as well as negro spirituals. Winners of the 2009 Juno «Roots/Traditional Album - Group» for their self-titled debut cd. Their latest recording City City was nominated for a Juno in 2011 in the «Roots/Traditional Album - Group». Chic Gamine are : Alexa Dirks, vocals and percussions Andrina Turenne, vocals, percussions and guitar Ariane Jean, vocals and percussions Danielle Burke, vocals and percussions Sacha Daoud, vocals, drums and percussions