2019 Music Showcase Line Up
Rocky Mountain Maniacs
Formed in the spring of 2018, the Rocky Mountain Maniacs are a rock and roll band playing crowd favorites from the 60’s – 2000’s all across western Canada (with a few original gems in the mix). The power 3 piece consists of Marcus Steiner playing guitar and lead vocals, Kiel Edge on bass and back-up vocals and Adam “Goochie” Logullo pounding the drums.
Taken By Sanity
Taken By Sanity is a 3 piece band, composed of Jonah Morris (19, vocals, ukulele), Blaine Stillman (21, drums), and Blair Stillman (19, keyboard); based out of Calgary and the surrounding area. The band formed in April of 2016, and have developed as musicians by performing as many live shows as possible. Fresh off their recent release of their new album, City of Contrast recorded and produced in their basements, Taken By Sanity is a young, high-energy band, committed to putting on a great show!
Rock Vegas is a Chestermere/Calgary band that plays Classic Rock, Pop, and Country Rock tunes spanning several decades. Ernie Ross, Shaun Gaudry, Blair Supple and Peter Birkness make up the band.
Three Finger Shot
With their latest release Stories From A Small Town, Three Finger Shot is looking to export their unique brand of contemporary East Coast folk music to Canada and beyond. Comprised of native Atlantic Canadians Tony Ronalds and Trevor Bowering, the group is a second chance of sorts for Ronalds. In the 90’s, he was a founding member of acclaimed Nova Scotian folk band Kilt, a group that released a pair of records, snagged a handful of East Coast Music Award nominations, and played alongside the likes of Great Big Sea and the late John Allen Cameron. Kilt’s relentless performance schedule – playing more than 200 shows a year wasn’t out of the question – helped win the group legions of fans coast to coast.
Blueswak is a Calgary based group who have become a staple on the local scene. Formed 12 years ago, the group covers blues styles from the Mississippi delta to hard-driving Texas blues, citing influences from Muddy Waters to Louis Jordan, Stevie Ray Vaughn and Joe Bonamassa.
Dirt Road Angels
From the dirt road to the main stage, the Dirt Road Angels have created quite a buzz in six years. What started out as solo artists coming together to collaborate on one show turned into a magical connection that has become an incredible musical project. The Edmonton based seasoned singer-songwriters and "soul sisters", consisting of Dahlia Wakefield, Karen Claypool, Danita Lynn, and Shila
Marie who came together and formed the group in 2013. Since their conception, they have released three albums, 8 singles to the Canadian Country Radio and, to top it off, thier latest album "Extra Dirty" went #1 in Europe.