Caribbean Extravaganza Steel Drum Band
Hear the SOUNDS of the Caribbean…..Feel the RHYTHM of the Drums…. Our music repertoire is very extensive, covering all areas of the music world. This includes calypso, reggae, soca, pop and classical. We provide instrumental music as well as vocals and sing in five languages. Our choreographed show consists of calypso songs and limbo. During the performance we invite our audiences to see how LOW they can go! Caribbean Extravaganza Steel Drum Band was the first place winner of the 1994 World Beat Band category, Buffalo New York Music Awards.
See them perform: Thursday, August 1 on the Main Stage, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Drawing on many years of experience such as providing the Niagara Celtic Heritage Festival sound and lighting since 2001, leading to a successful run with the Lochside Celtic Band (and Duo). Tom has opened for international acts the Red Hot Chili Pipers and Enter The Haggis as well as headlining and been a main stage performer at many Celtic festivals. Tom is “road-ready” for Celtic entertainment having performed in Canada, Virginia, Pennsylvania and all over New York State. The Band features Tom on vocals/guitar/piano/mandolin, Jane Bristol on violin/vocals, Tim Bristol on bass/vocals and John Lynch on drums/vocals. Tom was a long time Niagara County 4-H member and 1975 English Trail Champion in the Niagara County 4-H Horse Show. Special guest performer will be Evan Keefer, the ”Bagpiper Of Wilson”. All are lifelong residents of Niagara County.
Don’t miss out on the fun. Traditional. Modern. Inspirational
See them perform: Friday, August 2 on the covered stage, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Johnna has been performing for over 30 years as lead vocalist for the band Joyryde. Now, on her own, Johnna is ready to perform smaller venue’s, parties, weddings, or any special events. Johnna performs singing to the best music tracks. Johnna has won female vocalist 5 times and has been nominated as best female vocalist for over 14 years. With Johnna as their lead vocalist, Joyryde was inducted into the Buffalo Music Hall Of Fame in 2004. Johnna performs pop, country, R&B as well as many of the old standard songs made famous by Etta James, Martina McBride, Anne Murray, Natalie Cole, Patsy Cline, Tammy Wynette, Patty Page, Ella Fitzgerald, Bobby Darin and many more artists
See her perform: Friday, August 2 on the Main Stage, 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm