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The Elwins (Opener)
August 17 @ 8:00 pm
Peterborough Musicfest is proud to present Juno Award nominated indie rock band The Elwins on Saturday, August 17, at 8 p.m. – one of 16 performances presented this summer as part of the concert series’ 33rd season.
Formed in 2006 in the Newmarket area, The Elwins – Matt Sweeney (guitar/vocals), Travis Stokl (drums), Francesco Figliomeni (bass/vocals) and Feurd (keyboards/guitar) – have recorded three studio albums – And I Thank You(2012), Play For Keeps (2015) and Beauty Community(2017).
The single So Down Lowhelped earn The Elwins a 2016 Juno Award nomination for Breakthrough Group of the Year, its peaking at #12 on the Canadian alt rock listing catching the attention of Fido which used the song for a Canada-wide advertising campaign.
Hey! Ya You, the first single from Beauty Community, cracked the top 10 of the Canadian alt rock chart.