The exciting new Main Stage Showdown fundraiser for the rebuild of our Main Stage has brought out some serious talent that we cannot wait to check out live at this years event, happening May 4th at Top Knight.
Introducing one of our contestants - Stephen Richardson!
Stephen will be joined by musicians Brian Weadick, and Northwyne Remigio, as well as harmonica enthusiast Manuel Jarrard and rock band, The Housemen. Competing alongside them will be scarf-juggler, Ady McLeod and magician, Matthew Curtis.
These talented acts will be competing for a $500 cash prize as well as a 15 minute slot during the FOTR festival weekend.
Come enjoy a fun night out with friends, cheer on your favourite competitor and raise some funds for what's going to be an amazing new Main Stage rebuild! Grab your tickets here.
Doors open at 7pm and show begins at 8pm.
Agony of the Leaves is the solo album project of Stephen Richardson, guitarist and songwriter for the long established (2007) Canadian indie Rock Band "3-Across-Dee-Eye". The latter of whom have released two albums: "3 Dinkie Pile-Up" & "| The | BOSS |"; both available on reverberation, itunes, amazingtunes, Spotify, emusic, etc. Both bands have found success with tracks licensed to: CBC TV, a syndicated tv cooking show (Wild Kitchen), a documentary on the popularity of the EA Sports NHL '94 videogame ("Pixelated Heroes" --https://youtu.be/vAWtgjufIUs), multiple international in-store radio licences, and songs charting on National radio (East Coast Countdown).
Stephen Richardson is a graduate of a Jazz university (guitar studies major) and now works as a full-time elementary and high school Band/Music/Guitar Teacher. He is also co-owner of YK's "Double D Rockstar Studios". As a guitarist he was previously endorsed by JT Riboloff Samick Rose Anne 30 Electrics, Andrew White EOS112 Acoustic Guitars, and Oldtown Glassworks "Schlomo" bottleneck slides.
See you all there!