Boogie Houser is a diverse, Victoria-based, seven-piece band that features a horn section and plays all original music. Dubbed “klez-hop” by the group, the unique style blends funk, soul, jazz, hip hop, ska, and indie. Boogie Houser was founded at the height of the pandemic as a “stay sane” project for a network of local musicians. Indeed, […]
Slim Sandy has been playing roots music in various acts since 1980, as the drummer for Ray Condo and the Hardrock Goners, singer and guitarist in the Crazy Rhythm Daddies, and drummer for The Howlin’ Hound Dogs. In 2012 Slim joined with Willa Mae to form the Hillbilly Boppers in Victoria, Canada. Slim Sandy has played festivals such […]
DJ Coldbeef, FernFest’s resident DJ for the past decade, will be spinning all old school funk, soul, hip hop, and breaks on vinyl for an hour of dancing.
Grapefruit is Impossible is a six-piece band from Victoria, BC playing a fusion of original hip-hop and jazz music with technical instrumentation and uncontrollable enthusiasm. The band’s goal is to have as much fun as possible, and to create an open, unique live show that is impossible to resist. With fantastical songs from their debut […]
hard.times with Lady Phyl melds rhythmic jazz with the vibe of R&B and soul music to create a sound that is both unique and appealing. With an album’s worth of material written and ready for live performance/the studio, the collaboration of hard.times with Lady Phyl is on track to being a noteworthy upcoming act in […]
Logan Staats is a Mohawk singer-songwriter with a powerful, soulful voice and voracious stage presence. After signing to Big Machine Records, having the number 1 song in Canada, and an intense period of North American and European tours, Staats has rerooted himself in his home community of Six Nations. “I wanted to bring my songwriting […]
The Odd Neighbourhood is a recording project by Travis Adams, based out of British Columbia, Canada. All music is written, performed, recorded and produced by Adams in his home studio. The act’s live performances are done in part with three other musicians; Hogan Smith on Bass, Troy Pawloski on drums and percussion, Jordan Faganello on […]