Jack Jackson is a talented entertainer from Calgary Alberta Canada, whom has been performing for North American audiences for over 30 years. Growing up in the middle of British Columbia Canada, exposed Jack to the "country way of life" that has characterized his personality. With his "cowboy hat" on or off, any time spent with Jack Jackson will reveal to you why he is called "Canada's New Country Gentleman".
With 14 albums to his credit and over 30 years experience in the North American Music industry, Jack Jackson knows how to entertain an audience of all ages. With music that is "genuinely country", Jack has become a popular entertainer at festivals and fairs throughout Canada, and the United States of America. His music has endeared him with radio fans in many parts of Europe, the Orient and the Netherlands, making Jack an "International recording artist".
The music of today's Country music legends such as George Strait, Allan Jackson, Mark Chestnut ,and many others along with yesterdays legends such as Marty Robbins, Merle Haggard, Jim Reeves, Ray Price, and Bob Wills is recreated through the gifted vocal talents of this CANADIAN "NEW COUNTRY" GENTLEMAN.
Edgar Muenala is a unique artist among his own generation, a composer, songwriter and a pan flute extraordinaire who combines ancient tunes with new age sensibility. Edgar relates to music much in the way of an ongoing journey, Edgar Muenala is an independent artist based in British Columbia, he has traveled across the world for the past 21 years sharing his music with all types of crowds. In February of 2010, he was featured at the stage of the Vancouver Winter Olympics Game in 2010.
He has produced 8 albums and 2 DVD’s of live performances of his own music and of other Canadian artists. In addition to his scoring credits, he has been heard at the Vancouver Pacific National Exhibition, Surrey Fusion Festival (BC), Oriental Strings of Harmony Concert at the Richmond River Rock Casino, Edmonton Heritage Festival.
Velvet Hand is a premium cover band. They have a wide range of material that can tailored to any audience, but their specialty is reproducing the sound and live energy of the Beatles – nowhere was this more apparent than in their concert series in Kitchener in 2012, where they fully recreated the last eight entire Beatles albums live for sold-out crowds.
NUA is an award-winning innovative trad trio, bringing a fresh and unique sound to traditional music, creating their own distinctive original compositions, balanced with traditional and contemporary tunes drawn from Irish and Scottish traditions. Based in Toronto, Canada, NUA consists of three award-winning members: fiddle player James Law, guitarist Graeme McGillivray and bodhrán player Jacob McCauley. The interaction between the three is what really makes the music shine, whether it be their soaring melodies or tasteful grooves.
The J.S. Garcia Band hails from Lake Country BC, and is well known locally for their dynamic energy and crowd-pleasing performances.
The band is fronted by the mother and daughter duo of Jenn and Sophia Boal, two singer/songwriter/guitarists whose infectious harmonies and on-stage energy has earned the band a reputation for "ballads and sass".
The J.S. Garcia Band is rounded out with the solid backing of keyboardist Laverne Berget, drummer Chris Shriek, and bassist Robby McAlpine. Mixing folk, country, pop and rock styles, the band exudes that rare combination of superb musicianship, onstage-chemistry, and rapport with the audience. An evening with the J.S. Garcia Band is always memorable: this is a band that loves what they do, and they do it well.
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