Shealagh Rose and Emily Rockarts
PWYC, $7 sugg.
From the Promoter
Originally from Hamilton, Ontario, Shealagh Rose is a folk singer-songwriter and multi- instrumentalist. She was a regional finalist (top 10 in Hamilton) in CBC's 2017 Searchlight competition with her song "Dream" off of her debut EP Island. Shealagh is currently based out of Hamilton where she is working towards her sophomore release.
"Shealagh has a writer's eye, a deep creative spirit, an artist's gift for emotional connection, and a singer's musical ears." -Rik Emmett (Triumph)
Emily Rockarts’ captivating songwriting is starting to catch on in Canada’s bustling music scene. Circling between the realms of folk, pop, and storytelling, her influences include Feist, Bahamas, and Andy Shauf. “Mapmaker” (2016), her debut five-track EP garnered her critical acclaim from taste-making reviewers, more than 30 cross-Canada tour dates, festival appearances, a spot in the top 20 producer’s choice in CBC’s Searchlight contest, and a few top 20 appearances on !earshot charts. Emily is currently working on her first full length album anticipated for release Spring 2020.
“This Canadian band is setting the bar high for the Toronto music scene.” - Voice Magazine