2021 CMW Virtual Artists

Beaver Sheppard

Beaver Sheppard

Born to human parents in 1980s Newfoundland, artist-musician-chef Beaver Sheppard has spent two decades being woven into the Montreal Cultural Tapestry, needles jabbing at his supple flesh for the amusement of a faceless cabal of gatekeeping elites, naval intelligence...

LJ Tyson

LJ Tyson

LJ Tyson is a Country-Pop artist from Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. LJ Tyson is of Cree/Metis heritage and identifies as bisexual. Identity has become a major part of his artistry and sound. LJ uses his music to connect with diverse audiences and bridge the gaps that...

Ellen Froese

Ellen Froese

Hailing from a dairy farm in the heart of Saskatchewan, young folk singer Ellen Froese has swiftly made her presence known in the Canadian music scene. As a folk artist performing solo and also with her rockin’ back-up band, the Hot Toddies, as well as an original...

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...

Alyssa Tess

Alyssa Tess

Full of light, love, and gentle contemplation, Alyssa’s sunny personality lights up every room before she even makes it to the stage. This indie/pop singer-songwriter from the Georgian Bay area has been captivating audiences across Ontario with her sweet, angelic...

Breagh Isabel

Breagh Isabel

Breagh Isabel is a Canadian songwriter, producer, and recording artist. Born and raised on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia, she grew up in a musical family and trained as a jazz pianist. As a songwriter and producer, Breagh has a growing list of cuts including...

Riun Garner

Riun Garner

“I don’t want to be just another sad folk singer-songwriter with a cabin in the woods. I hope to break the cliche of what a indie folk singer-songwriter can be.” Riun Garner is a Canadian singer-songwriter and artist from Vancouver, British Columbia. Also known...

Elliot Maginot

Elliot Maginot

A contemplative soul, Elliot Maginot loves to explore new sounds, refine textures, play with words and enhance his orchestrations. Having discovered the guitar in his teens, Elliot worked on his playing, slowly developing his composing talents. Scattered refrains,...

Elyse Aeryn

Elyse Aeryn

East Coast songstress Elyse Aeryn has been performing since 16 but took a more conventional route pursuing a degree in chemical engineering before turning back to music full-time. In her late 20s, Aeryn purchased a new guitar and started writing again, finding her own...

Quote the Raven

Quote the Raven

Newfoundland’s dynamic duo, Quote the Raven consisting of Jordan Coaker and Kirsten Rodden-Clarke, have been bewitching audiences with haunting harmonies for a decade. Since Misty Mountains (2016), the pair have toured Canada, and performed at festivals/showcases in...

LOR

LOR

LOR is a Toronto-based singer-songwriter who is about to make her debut. After years of cutting her teeth singing in the bar circuit, she teamed up with local producer SLWJMZ (Sean Leon, Freddie Gibbs) and Vocal Director Nevon Sinclair (Daniel Caesar) to create a...

Countermeasure

Countermeasure

Since forming in 2010, the Toronto-based vocal group, Countermeasure, has earned standing ovations and critical acclaim worldwide. Led by award-winning composer/producer Aaron Jensen, the group has recorded with GRAMMY and JUNO award-winning artists including Randy...

Kim Thompson

Kim Thompson

Calgary, Alberta 403-803-6757 kimae23@hotmail.com www.kimthompson.ca Bio Kim Thompson “Heartache Heartbreak” will release to worldwide radio February 5, 2021. International artist, from Calgary, Alberta, Canada Kim Thompson’s takes her third single to radio. ACMA 2019...

Rebecca Lappa

Rebecca Lappa

Rebecca Lappa is a 23 year old award winning singer songwriter, who delivers alternative music with folk undertones through a pop vein. Her story based compositions filled with catchy melodies, limitless vocal delivery, and clever lyrics captured Lappa three 2019...

Justine Giles

Justine Giles

2020 National Finalist & Calgary Regional Winner in Jim Beam's Talent Search. Singer-songwriter based in Calgary originally from Sudbury, Ontario. Musical influences ranging from Sarah McLachlan, Sheryl Crow, to Alanis Morissette.

Sara Jane Ceccarelli

Sara Jane Ceccarelli

SJC - SARA JANE CECCARELLI (Singer/Songwriter) Sara Jane Ceccarelli is an Italian-Canadian singer, versatile and with a very various artistic curriculum. “COLORS - Story of a girl who wanted to record an album” is her debut album. She was born in Italy and grew up...