2022 Artist Lineup

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Abigail Lapell

Call it prairie noir, or Canadiana desert rock: Abigail Lapell sings haunting, gorgeous modern folk Toronto songwriter Abigail Lapell returns with Stolen Time, her powerfully evocative third album. Over the … Continue readingAbigail Lapell

Alannah Kemp

Alannah Kemp

Alannah Raetsen Kemp is a local singer/songwriter with a folky, laid back sound. She writes honest original songs with a “glass half full” feel, and is currently tinkering away on … Continue readingAlannah Kemp

Wayne Madder

All that Madders

Wayne Madder is All that Madders, a local singer/songwriter from Greenbank, Ontario. With over 50 years’ experience playing cover and original songs, Wayne performed at the Markham Wintersong Festival this … Continue readingAll that Madders

Alysha Brilla

Alysha Brilla is a 3X Juno Award nominated artist, songwriter and music producer with a special interest in sound as a healing modality. Brilla is the first female artist in … Continue readingAlysha Brilla

Band of Weeds

Local Uxbridge hooligans making music for the joy of it. Indie rock with progressive jams and a dash of folk. Alannah Kemp as lead vocal, keys/guitar, Michael Hamilton (of M. … Continue readingBand of Weeds

Bedouin Soundclash

Canadian indie rock and reggae royalty Bedouin Soundclash took a creative hiatus after climbing to the pinnacle of the Canadian music industry, and now they’re back better than ever to … Continue readingBedouin Soundclash

Benj Rowland

Benj Rowland is the singer-songwriter and instrumentalist behind the well loved Canadian folk duo Mayhemingways. Having toured across Canada and Internationally many times as part of a band, Community Garden is Benj’s first … Continue readingBenj Rowland

Benjamin Dakota Rogers

Benjamin Dakota Rogers

Having grown up on a farm in Scotland, Ontario, Benjamin Dakota Rogers is a distinctive, emotive, and gritty singer-songwriter whose sound challenges the definition of the folk genre and reaches … Continue readingBenjamin Dakota Rogers

Bernadette Connors

Bernadette Connors

Bernadette’s style is truly authentic and pays no attention to what conformities the industry demands. She has developed a style that showcases her dynamic and expressive vocal range, earnest and … Continue readingBernadette Connors

Blair Packham

With sing-a-long choruses and stories that range from heartbreaking to hilarious, veteran singer/songwriter Blair Packham is also a TV/film composer, producer, and teacher. In the 1980s, Blair was lead vocalist/guitarist … Continue readingBlair Packham

Boy Golden

Boy Golden has a purpose: enjoy each day and make good music. Founder and minister of The Church of Better Daze, he wants to help people seeking to improve on … Continue readingBoy Golden

Brooklyn Doran

Brooklyn Doran

Hailing from the heart of Northwestern Ontario, singer-songwriter Brooklyn Doran’s unique sound weaves song and storytelling into glowing sonic tapestries. The polarity between her music and personality create a harmonious … Continue readingBrooklyn Doran

Burs

Burs

Burs is a 4-piece folk/rock band comprised of the guitar-playing-songwriting duo of Lauren Dillen and Ray Goudy, bass player and sound maker Devon Savas, and the rhythmically and technologically savvy … Continue readingBurs

Carley Hope

Carley Hope has been in the industry for 12 years now and has achieved many accomplishments, including having her songs on high rotation at 105.5 Hits FM. A recent graduate … Continue readingCarley Hope

Cassidy

Cassidy

Cassidy is an emerging singer-songwriter from Uxbridge, Ontario who now lives in Toronto playing numerous small venues while slowly making waves in the downtown music scene. She has written a … Continue readingCassidy

Cassie Noble

Finding beauty in madness, trying to find the words to share it. Cassie’s Indie Folk Pop style is mellow, heavy with emotion, and contains copious amounts of soul & honesty. … Continue readingCassie Noble

Chris Assaad

Chris Assaad is a multi-talented artist, singer-songwriter, wordsmith and speaker. His songs are pure alchemy that open the heart, returning us to a state of wholeness and joy. His music … Continue readingChris Assaad

Civil Wray

Civil Wray displays the fresh new musical and lyrical direction for Toronto singer/songwriter Andrea de Boer, which NOW Magazine has described as, “Indie rock, a touch of country, and an … Continue readingCivil Wray

CROW

CROW is an indie-folk group from Uxbridge whose sound centers on the dual electric ukuleles of Tamara Williamson and Patty Ewaschuk, original song-writing, and experimental harmonies. CROW plays a kick-ass … Continue readingCROW

Danny Michel

The only good thing about not shopping in record stores anymore is you won’t have to figure out what genre to look for Danny under. If that were the case, … Continue readingDanny Michel

Dawna Marie

Dawna Marie

Dawna Marie is a local singer-songwriter who has been playing music since she was a little girl; first piano and then guitar at age 24. She started writing songs soon … Continue readingDawna Marie

deepsix

Born and bred in the basements of one of Ontario’s most misprized musical hotspots, deepsix is an incendiary rock band fusing the gleefully mosh-heavy riffs of hard rock and punk, … Continue readingdeepsix

Edith

EDITH is the alt-folk alias of singer/songwriter Sarah Fazackerley. EDITH’s sound is a blend of ethereal, modern folk and edgy rock. linktr.ee/edithfolk Genre: Alt-folk

Ellevator

The full-length debut from alt-rock band Ellevator, The Words You Spoke Still Move Me inhabits an emotional landscape both breathtakingly intimate and impossibly vast. Over the course of 12 incandescent … Continue readingEllevator

Elliott Brood

From the mountains of Utah to the trenches of Vimy Ridge, Elliott BROOD’s songs have travelled the gore and glory of history in equal measure for nearly a decade. With … Continue readingElliott Brood

Else Langhans

Else Langhans is an 18-year-old singer/songwriter from Uxbridge, Ontario. She has been sharing her original songs and covers on social media since she started high school in 2018, and has … Continue readingElse Langhans

Elyse Saunders

Singer/songwriter Elyse Saunders, is a 4 x CMAOntario nominated country recording artist that hails from Peterborough, Ontario and is making waves throughout Canada & beyond. Elyse attributes her drive for … Continue readingElyse Saunders

Emily Rockarts

Montreal-based indie singer-songwriter Emily Rockarts’ Little Flower is bursting with sonic easter eggs. Poised, polished, poppy and endearing, it’s hard to believe it’s a debut album.  Rockarts’ 2016 EP Mapmaker … Continue readingEmily Rockarts

Geoff Holt

Geoff Holt has been writing and recording songs for over 15 years. He is best known for his work in alternative rock bands Orangabang and Pawns but has also released … Continue readingGeoff Holt

Good Little Robot

With a wide selection of covers spanning over 70 years, they have been known to surprise and delight with their exciting repertoire. Lead by Kevin Ker and Justin Dillon of … Continue readingGood Little Robot

Goodnight Sunrise

Goodnight Sunrise

Goodnight Sunrise is an indie-rock-and-roll-super-fun-dance-party band from Toronto. Founded in 2011 through a shared love of pop hooks, EDM drops, and the raw power of classic rock, their sound has … Continue readingGoodnight Sunrise

Gravely James

Gravely James is an Americana & Folk singer-songwriter based in Niagara, ON. Growing up in Port Colborne, ON – Madronich spent a decade playing trumpet with a variety of jazz … Continue readingGravely James

Harmony

Harmony is a 17 year old singer songwriter from Uxbridge Secondary School who will be performing in this year’s Youth Stage lineup.

Hollowsage

From the cold northern city of Sault Ste. Marie, Sagen Pearse aka Hollowsage was born. Funeral director by day, songwriter by night, Sagen’s life lessons, stories from past lives, and … Continue readingHollowsage

Housewife

Seventeen and eighteen year old Brighid Fry and Pascale Padilla are the duo behind Housewife (Formerly Moscow Apartment), the Toronto based indie rockers who will release their self-produced sophomore EP, … Continue readingHousewife

Hunter Sheridan

Hunter Sheridan is a Canadian musician whose music delivers introspective, soulful song writing with warm melodies that weave a euphoric atmosphere. Hunter’s writing highlights self-discovery, honest lyrics, and dynamic arrangements, … Continue readingHunter Sheridan

I, The Mountain

I, the Mountain is a four piece indie-folk band based in Kitchener, ON. Known for their joyous harmonies, high energy performances, and infectious song writing, the band has built a … Continue readingI, The Mountain

Ian Reid

Ian Howard Reid is the son of an artist’s son and a salesman’s daughter. His sensitivity and gift of the gab make his performances indelible. Since returning from years of … Continue readingIan Reid

Jeff Haynes

Jeff Haynes

Jeff has been involved in live music in Uxbridge for over 15 years, and is a founding member of the trio 7th Concession. His tasteful guitar playing and demonstrative vocals … Continue readingJeff Haynes

Jeremy Fisher

Listening to Mint Juleps, the fifth album by two-time Juno Award nominee Jeremy Fisher, is like ambling through the long and relaxed dog days of summer. The acoustic-driven collection of … Continue readingJeremy Fisher

Jerome Tucker

Jerome Tucker, born in the Philadelphia area, is a lead vocalist/ bass player who joined the US Navy as an electronics instructor and ended up in the Gulf Coast playing … Continue readingJerome Tucker

Jerry Leger & The Situation

“His new album (Nothing Pressing) is representative of his strengths: worn-in songs and poetic melancholia of a welcome stranger, with a laconic style that lives somewhere between Blue Rodeo and … Continue readingJerry Leger & The Situation

Jess and Tay

Together, Canadian singer/songwriting duo, Jessie Bower and Taylor Adams, are the voices behind the sweet yet rich harmonies of Jess and Tay.  Launching into the Canadian country music scene with … Continue readingJess and Tay

Jeye Daye

Jeye Daye

Out of the embers of a misspent youth filled with classic rock, country, and disco, Jeye Daye’s sultry, soulful voice is featured on many projects ranging from acoustic folk metal … Continue readingJeye Daye

Jillian Foote

Jillian was born to sing! Since she was 4 years old music has always played a huge part in her life. Currently a grade 9 student at All Saints performing … Continue readingJillian Foote

Joel Saunders

Joel Saunders

Growing up in small town Ontario, Joel started playing guitar at the age of five and became an active member of the local music community as a multi-instrumentalist and sound … Continue readingJoel Saunders

John Muirhead

John Muirhead

John Muirhead is a wandering troubadour, a campfire storyteller, and a big-hearted folk-rocker. From fingerpicked folk confessionals to upbeat singalongs, John’s award-winning songs have touched audiences across Canada and beyond. … Continue readingJohn Muirhead

Josh Takeda

18 year old musician from Uxbridge will be performing on the 2022 Springtide Youth Stage.

Joshua

Joshua is a homegrown product of the Uxbridge open mic scene. Inspired and encouraged by local artists, he has been carefully crafting his own sound that leans toward folk with … Continue readingJoshua

Julia Middleton

Julia Middleton is a 15-year-old singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Whitby. She has performed at numerous festivals and charity events across the GTA. She is also the anthem singer for the … Continue readingJulia Middleton

Julian Taylor

Julian Taylor doesn’t fit in a box. He never has—and more power to him. A Toronto music scene staple and a musical chameleon, Julian Taylor is used to shaking it … Continue readingJulian Taylor

Julien Kellan

Julien Kelland

At 23 years old, Julien Kelland already has 2 EP’s under her belt, over 1 million YouTube views, and 2 viral videos. Most recently, her single “Death of Me” has … Continue readingJulien Kelland

Just.Jess.

Just.Jess.

Soulful and gritty with a punk rock edge, Uxbridge’s own Just. Jess. weaves musical tapestries of love and loss, glory and grit. Genre: Alternative

Kennedy Road

Kennedy Road

Kennedy Road is a Toronto-based Americana duo, comprised of Sheila Carabine and Brian MacMillan. He’s the tall one. Their seamless vocal blend and electric, often hilarious on-stage chemistry is perfectly … Continue readingKennedy Road

Kingdom of Birds

“A remarkable band made up of remarkably young musicians” (Globe and Mail), Kingdom of Birds are a rock band from Toronto, Ontario, who have been grabbing the attention of unsuspecting … Continue readingKingdom of Birds

Kyle Wallace

Cutting his teeth as a guitar player in punk pop bands during his youth, gave Toronto based artist Kyle Wallace a deep affection for songwriting and performing. In the following … Continue readingKyle Wallace

Lindy Vopnfjörd

Lindy Vopnfjörd

Born into the Icelandic community in Manitoba, Canada, Lindy Vopnfjörd’s cultural heritage and musician parents helped shape the intuitive artist’s music career early, singing traditional Icelandic songs with his family. … Continue readingLindy Vopnfjörd

Looking For Islands

Looking for Islands is indie folk music by Dan Huizenga, who writes songs that drift through anthems about love and gardening, aching melodies dealing with grief and heartache, and raw … Continue readingLooking For Islands

M.H.Vernon

Singer and songwriter Michael Hamilton is M.H. Vernon, using guitar, bass, synth, and vocals to create a unique live looping performance that brings the raw sounds of a full band … Continue readingM.H.Vernon

Marshall Veroni

Bio: Marshall Veroni is a contemporary folk singer-songwriter from Ontario with a sound that rings with a raw honesty about the human condition. From a young age Veroni had a … Continue readingMarshall Veroni

Matt Gunn

Born and raised in small town Ontario, Matt Gunn combines a mix of soul, motown, and reggae to prove to the world there is more to the country than just … Continue readingMatt Gunn

Mattie Leon

Mattie Leon

Mattie Leon is a singer/songwriter hailing from Hamilton. A craftsman with a guitar, Mattie refuses to leave the past behind. His sensibilities are informed by the songwriting of the sixties … Continue readingMattie Leon

Nate Hobor

Nate Hobor

Nate Hobor is a singer and songwriter from Uxbridge, Ontario. He began playing locally early last year, appearing at open mics frequently and performing at the 2019 Springtide Music Festival. … Continue readingNate Hobor

NERiMA

Staying true to both punk-rock roots and a love for the modern alternative scene, young, Toronto-based NERiMA explores a boundless mix of genres in their sentimental music. With influences ranging … Continue readingNERiMA

Okies

Thomas Aguinaga (Drums, Percussion), Sam Gendron (Keyboard), Phil Goodman (Guitar, Vocals, Percussions) and Marc-Antoine Moisan (Guitar, Vocals) are Okies, an indie folk band from Aylmer, Quebec, across the river from … Continue readingOkies

Onion Honey

Onion Honey

Onion Honey makes folk music that is sharp and sweet, featuring banjo, mandolin, washboard, double bass, fiddle, and warm five-part harmonies. It’s a recipe for a great time and good … Continue readingOnion Honey

Owen Huizenga

Raised in a family full of musicians, it was inevitable that Owen Huizenga would start playing an instrument one day. ‘Not very good on any instruments other than the guitar … Continue readingOwen Huizenga

Peter Bradley

Peter Bradley

Uxbridge’s Peter Bradley has drummed, strummed, and sung in local bands over the past decade. With his guitar, Peter writes from that quiet place inside us that rarely gets unleashed … Continue readingPeter Bradley

Rebekah Hawker

Rebekah Hawker

Barrie, Ontario’s Rebekah Hawker’s lyrics and melodies are a serious affair, evoking powerful images that resonate unbiasedly, speaking of a life lived, not imagined, giving an authenticity to the ups … Continue readingRebekah Hawker

Rory Taillon

Ottawa alternative-folk musician Rory Taillon is a road warrior, touring across the country and back again. Rory is not just an entertainer he’s a performer. It’s just that simple, when … Continue readingRory Taillon

Skye Wallace

With her skill in carving melodies and shreddable moments from rock foundations, songwriter Skye Wallace is an expert at proving herself in every room, at every turn. Wallace knows the … Continue readingSkye Wallace

Sleepy Jean

Sleepy Jean

It’s the sound of a song you half remember. A voice from some faraway radio. A glimpse of a now scratched record. You pause, reaching into that dark recess of … Continue readingSleepy Jean

Spencer Burton

Spencer Burton has always been strongly connected to the natural world. An Ontario boy raised across the great expanse of Canada, Spencer carries with him an insatiable wanderlust and deep … Continue readingSpencer Burton

Stephen Stanley

Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist Stephen Stanley is best known from his many years as a founding member, lead guitarist and vocalist with alternative rock band The Lowest of the Low. … Continue readingStephen Stanley

Suitcase Sam

Suitcase Sam

It seems like there must be a whole symphony of Suitcase Sams. There’s the wee-hours, suit-wearing, parlour singer of his early, Get It To Go days. Then there’s the road-hardened … Continue readingSuitcase Sam

Tamara Williamson

3 DECADE BIO The 1990’s Williamson has been a mainstay in the Toronto music scene since the early 90’s. Tamara’s musical sensibilities began to blossom in a series of small, … Continue readingTamara Williamson

Tania Joy

In 2021 Folk-roots artist Tania Joy released her EP “I Will Stand”, produced by Hill Kourkoutis. Juno nominated for her work on “The Drought,” Hill became the first woman in … Continue readingTania Joy

terre diable

With a style influenced equally by the gritty vulnerability of 90’s indie and lo-fi, and the coarsely experimental soundscapes of Lewis Del Mar, Uxbridge native Nate Hobor has been writing, … Continue readingterre diable

The Beresfords

Shannon & Brendan Beresford are a brother and sister country duo from Aurora, Ontario. Their debut EP released in June 2016 climbed to #4 on the country music charts on … Continue readingThe Beresfords

The Django Djunkies

The Django Djunkies

We focus on the music of Django Reinhardt and Stephan Grappelli – gypsy jazz from the 20s to the 50s and beyond. We use traditional instruments and focus on an … Continue readingThe Django Djunkies