Features singer and banjo player Sean Patrick. Combining elements of 3-finger and down picking, Sean calls on a wide range of influences from ragtime to bluegrass, jazz, and country blues to form a unique and original approach to songwriting on the 5-string banjo.
Sam Johnston Band
Is a trio from Orillia, Ontario, playing both originals and covers influenced by old-school country and blues. Sam’s covers mainly highlight notable women musicians from the past century, and her originals are deeply influenced by the women who inspire her. Her voice is accompanied by her electric guitar, Mike Vandyk on bass, and Timmay Kehoe on drums.
Bruce Beckons and the Wild Run
Band hails from Orillia, currently consisting of five members (Alex Rabbitson, Noah Wachter, Ryan Whitworth, Robert Redwood, and Nate Robertson) this group looks to provide a relaxing beach-rock sound with
dynamic harmonies. Freshly put together this year, this band has already wowed audience’s with their modern vibe