Vernon is a one man band consisting of Uxbridge native Michael Hamilton. Michael started writing songs in Leaskdale, Ontario before moving overseas to Seoul, South Korea. It was there he started performing live as a folk rock duo Folk Lion with Nick JD Cunningham. After playing many shows around Seoul, Michael formed musical acts Burl Sackman & The Strategic Sideburns, and later Aggressive Pedestrian. After returning to Canada, Vernon was formed and can currently be found playing in and around Durham.