Toronto, ON
Pop/Rock
Josh Taerk (Terk) was born in Toronto Canada. His song “Beautiful Tragedy” broke the Billboard Top 40 March 18th 2019 at #38 on the BDS/Billboard Top 40 Pop Indicator Chart. Josh’s song also spent it’s 3rd week in a row in the Top 40 at #33 on the Mediabase Top 40 Pop Activator Chart! Max Weinberg (Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band) calls Josh “the most exciting new talent I have come across in years.” Josh & Max have worked together since 2010 when Max asked Josh to open for Max & his band in South Orange New Jersey. Then in 2011 Josh joined Max at Summerfest in Milwaukee to pay tribute to Clarence Clemons of The E Street Band. In October 2017 Max once again asked Josh to join him onstage & sing “Thunder Road” at The Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto. Josh’s album Beautiful Tragedy released September 2018 has been streamed over 150,000 times on Spotify & the title track was added onto over 100 radio stations across the UK. Fireworks Magazine says Josh Taerk “continues to make waves on a global scale ” & “continues to beat the standard ” with his music. His live shows are second to none & continue to wow audiences everywhere. Lyrically Speaking Magazine raves “you can instantly tell that he has a large and confident presence onstage ” & the Bournemouth Daily Echo described Josh as a “rising star hailed as the new boss.”
May 10, 2019 10:00 pm Stackt Studio, Friday May 10th