Friday April 7th - Crank Unplugged On stage: 6:00 to 6:45 pm and 7:00 to 7:45 pm Crank is a 4-piece band with years of experience playing stages ranging in size from arenas to your back deck. The repertoire consists of modern and classic rock tunes.
Friday April 7th - Brothers Du Monde On stage: 8:15 to 9:00 pm and 9:15 to 10:00 pm Brothers Du Monde are a funk collective of Joel Parisien, Adam Cooke, Rich Moore, Steve Pelletier, Ritch Thoman and Mike Scime
Saturday April 8th - Grenville Pinto On stage: 2:00 to 2:45 pm Always a crowd favourite, Grenville Pinto isn't just a violinist. He's so much more. A complete musician. A showman. An entertainer. Fun. Class. An artist.Whatever the genre, no matter the style (from classical to hard rock, Bollywood to pop), G's singular talents bring favourite songs to life in vibrant, unexpected, brand new ways.
Saturday April 8th - Chris Chambers On stage: 6:00 to 6:45 pm and 7:00 to 7:45 pm Chris Chambers is a veteran musician and songwriter, having performed for over 20 years. As a solo artist, Chambers has released two independent records and toured throughout Canada and Europe including regular appearances in Toronto and Montreal, along with dates in New York, California and Austin Texas. Chambers has shared the stage with artists such as Steve Earle, Trooper, Matt “Guitar” Murphy, Randy Bachman, Teenage Head, Philip Sayce, Tony Springer, Morgan Davis and is a regular in the summer festival circuit having done everything from the Cavendish Beach Music Festival, Muskoka Beer Fest to the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) as well as performing in The Great Hall at Hamilton Place. He has appeared on television programs such as Hamilton Life and A Channel’s Evening News and his music has afforded him international touring and radio play. A seasoned session musician, Chambers has also performed on numerous independent releases and worked alongside notable producers such as Nick Blagona (The Police, Deep Purple, Pink Floyd). He has written for Volkswagen Canada, providing the music for an Internet ad campaign and more recently music for a promotional piece for Navantis, a division of Microsoft. Chris has begun working on his 3rd album which should be out in the coming months which will be a further evolution of his musical goals. Currently Chris is splitting his time between his independent projects and working as a sideman in the GTA for both live performance and session work as a studio musician.
Saturday April 8rd - Chris Caddell and Jesse O'Brien On stage: 8:15 to 9:00 pm and 9:15 to 10:00 pm Chris Caddell is an electrifying guitarist/vocalist who along with Jesse O'Brien performs in the Colin James Band and just completed a National tour in march.Chris also performs live with Ian Thornley, Sass Jordan and also with his own band the Wreckage. Jesse recently has been featured on keyboards on recordings with local legends such as Lee Harvey Osmond, Steve Strongman and Harrison Kennedy which they won the Juno for in 2016 for Blues record of the year-also featuring Chris on guitar.
Sunday April 9th - Grenville Pinto On stage: 3:00 to 3:45 pm and 4:15 to 5:00 pm. Hamilton, Ontario born Grenville Pinto is a Canadian violinist, recording artist, entertainer and composer based in Toronto, Ontario. He was trained under the Royal Conservatory of Music and was also a member of the Philharmonic Orchestra in Hamilton.