2021 CMW Virtual Artists

Aurora Bella

Aurora Bella

Aurora Bella is a singer/songwriter currently based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. She performs solo as a singer-songwriter on piano, acoustic and electric guitar, and ukulele. Aurora is a charismatic performer who comes naturally to the stage. Her songs...

Crutch

Crutch

From St. Catharines, ON. Crutch brings a new edge and sound to the ever changing face of music. Armed with an arsenal of influences, catchy riffs, clever lyrics and attitude they are taking the Niagara Region by storm! Influenced by countless bands and solo artists,...

Kurt Reston

Kurt Reston

Kurt Reston is a Montreal band with influences from old-school 2000's pop rock bands such as Fall Out Boy and Panic! At the Disco. With melodic songs such as In My Car and She's My Type, everyone will be on their feet singing along once the first chord is struck.

PARASONA

PARASONA

PARASONA: the combination of latin words "Parabellum" (prepare for war) and "Potensona" (powerful music). A passionate pop rock band from Toronto, Canada. Parasona works to share their creativity with the world that will provoke you to feel again. The band consists of...

Wyldfire

Wyldfire

Wyldfire is a new Canadian alternative pop-fusion duo. They blend pop, rock, electronic and cinematic influences to create a dark pop aesthetic with a hybrid sound. A producer/singer-songwriter duo, their first single “Truth Hurts” has a dark and cinematic vibe that...

The Tackies

The Tackies

In 2015, four music students were sitting in an Ottawa classroom when opportunity knocked on the door – literally. The knocker asked if the boys were in a band. They said yes. They weren’t. That was the day The Tackies were born. Hans Vivian-Wenzel took on lead vocals...

ANIMALS WEARING ANIMALS

ANIMALS WEARING ANIMALS

Two-piece instrumental grungy rock from the friendly, yet dark streets of Vancouver. Born from the realization that instruments can sometimes say more than words. Songs without a lyrical agenda. 6-song studio record coming soon.

The Lemonheads

The Lemonheads

Since they were formed in Boston, MA in 1986 by Evan Dando the family tree of The Lemonheads has many twisted tentacles, tangential branches, and a host of one liners etched into it's bark. Anyone could be a Lemonhead, but for how long - who knows? Leastways they'll...

Kasador

Kasador

Kingston-based alt-rock outfit Kasador spent their first 3 years cutting their teeth on the road, garnering attention from their engaging and high-energy live performances. Dueling vocals and dynamic guitars delivered by Will Hunter and Cam Wyatt offer depth and...

Goodnight, Sunrise

Goodnight, Sunrise

Goodnight, Sunrise is a rock-and-roll-super-fun-dance-party band from Toronto, Canada. Founded in 2011 through a shared love of pop hooks, EDM drops, and the raw power of classic rock, they’ve taken their explosive live show to over 300 audiences across Canada, US,...

Coming Up Roses

Coming Up Roses

Weaving their songs out of their adolescent experiences, alt-rock/shoegaze quartet Coming Up Roses balances the worlds of child-like innocence and idealism with the revelations that come with adulthood. Combining elements of pop, grunge, heavy metal and shoegaze, the...

The Living Night

The Living Night

Canadian duo The Living Night create Indie Alt Rock that sounds both familiar yet different. Come along for the ride, the trip is worth it.

Phoenix and the SilverVoodoos

Phoenix and the SilverVoodoos

ormed in late 2015, Phoenix and the SilverVoodoos is an original Indie Rock / Alternative Rock / Grunge Rock band from Asquith, SK Canada. The band consists of frontwoman/guitarist Phoenix Christa, guitarist Roland King and drummer Linda King. Phoenix and the...

I Am The Mountain

I Am The Mountain

I Am The Mountain is everywhere, from bars and cafes, to caught-in-your-brain as you try and fall asleep. Beginning as a folk project of singer-songwriter Colton O'Reilly, the late-night campfire soul songs that once whispered between the pines in Kananaskis have...

Dr Vena

Dr Vena

Dr. Vena is a hard rock 4-piece from Santiago, Chile. Someone once described us as “a refreshing IPA in a fancy cocktail bar” – and let’s just say, they’re right. Founded in 2009, we are a guitar-driven rock n roll band with 70s, 80s and 90s influences. Thick riffs...

The FunCity

The FunCity

After finish serving mandatory military service, 4 guys who were home town friends for 20 years have decided to move to the big city ‘Seoul to start a band. Since then they have been doing everything by themselves from producing music to building their own studio....

TRISS

TRISS

TRISS is an alternative synth pop/rock band from South Korea strongly inspired by 80’s synth sound and sci-fi movies. Vocal ‘Hyun Duk, Yang’ who is also the composer of [ TRISS ], takes influence from 80s and 90s sci-fi movies and video games to produce his music....

Glass Mansions

Glass Mansions

Led by the charismatic, sultry voice of Jayna Doyle, Glass Mansions is an Altpop duo from Austin, TX, influenced by modern and 90s pop, heavy synths and tight, dance-friendly rhythms. Their music is propulsive and elastic, with lush electronic beds of sound and...

Still Eighteen

Still Eighteen

Still Eighteen is a very unique alt-rock band with a distinctive brand of rock – think David Bowie meets Pixies. Still Eighteen includes former Platinum Blonde and Trixie Goes Hollywood frontman Joey as the lead vocalist and guitarist, alongside his wife Karen on...