Tara Shannon is a Canadian award-winning singer-songwriter from Russell, ON. Shannon's current single ‘Mutha’ made the Top 5 Downloads and Streams across US radio first week out where it is currently charting and also debuted at #2 Indie Downloads across Canada.
Alongside her natural talent and dedication to her musical craft, Shannon is also well known for supporting and giving a voice towards local and national charitable campaigns. As the mother of seven, she is passionate about youth and developing their potential which is why supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters with this endeavor is a natural fit.
Jessica Pearson and the Eastwind
Jessica Pearson is a Canadian born storyteller. Accompanied by Kristan Couture on the mandolin and Maddy O’Regan on the fiddle, they bring to life tales of the past and express the beauty and heartbreak of the world today.
Playing over 80 shows a year in Canada, Ireland and the United Kingdom, they have been writing songs and collecting stories from all over the world. Their music blends folk, roots and East Coast bluegrass to create a unique sound of their own. Froma cappella tunes sung in the middle of the audience to recollections of growing up in Canada, Jessica Pearson and the East Wind will take you on a journey with their dynamic live shows and entertaining story telling.