All ages and musical styles are invited and encouraged to perform at Party in the Park. If you are a local musician wanting to perform at this year’s festival, please fill out the online form listed above.
Please contact the entertainment organizer at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Absinthe From Society
A hard rock band from Edmonton with original music and covers of Marilyn Manson, Nine Inch Nails and more. After their recent EP, The Angels Ignored Us released on iTunes, Spotify and more, Absinthe From Society are currently working on a video for their song, A Man obsessed.
Blue Rhythm Stew
Blue Rhythm Stew features an eclectic mix of muscians who came together over their passion for the blues and an opportunity to give back to the community, by playing monthly at Hope Mission. Through this, "Blues for the Soul" became the mantra, expanding from Hope Mission to other local charities and fundraiser....all while spreading the gospel of the blues
Each member of Bridge Motel brings a unique perspective to the band. With an accumulation of quality performing experience, the pool of talent delivers back-to-back modern and classic rock. Formed with experienced musicians, Bridge Motel starting out as a project to recreate the soul of each song and quickly grew to be a group of musicians and friends with a passion to play and share the fun of music!
We are a couple of guys who love music and have played music together for fun for many years. Recently we started to work on our ideas and try to get them out of the "garage" so to speak.
Canned Beans is a newly formed group from Edmonton Alberta, having played their first show at Visionary Performing arts Summer Fun Fest, they are now feeling ready to book more events. Canned Beans draws influence from classic and modern rock alongside various Hip Hop themes to deliver a set-list that is always sure to impress. The members include Hunter Woodward on Vocals, Dario Valdivia and Ethan Plettl sharing Guitar and Bass, and Wyatt Happer on Drums.
Chase Havoc is a rock band from Edmonton AB with Rock and alternative infused groove with just a touch of spice. Forged from the most precious metals and creative minds, comes an awesome flavour of music that can't be denied.
Clinically Impressed is an alternative rock band based in St. Albert. Their recent performances include Strathcona County Canada Day, Autism Speaks Walk, Make Music Edmonton, Rotary Concerts in the Park. They are very excited to be returning to perform at Blue Quill Party in the Park for the second year.
What do you get when you mix a teacher, bureaucrat, administrator, and IT professional all with strong personalities and diverse musical taste? For the most part it isn't pretty (at least some of it isn't) but we share a love of playing music; our "Common Ground" Currently with one foot in the basement and one foot on the stage, we are pleased again to be playing at this event.
Pat Campbell- Lead Guitar
Luanne Flaumitsch- Rhythm and Bass Guitar
Brian MacKinnon- Drums
Crown & Glory
Crown & Glory is a newly emerging Edmonton band but with years of experience from all members. Adam Hansen is a songwriter who brings his soul and passion to the stage supported with talent on bass and drums. This band sounds much bigger than a three-piece band and will have you on the dance floor.
Delusions of Grandeur
Brothers Raeff (vocals) and Quinn Fontaine (guitar), longtime friend Luke Nelson (keys), have been playing music together for four years with friend, Sam Anderson joining on drums for the last two. Much of the music they play is older than they are: 70s and 80s rock.. They are a collaborative songwriting team and their original music has that same classic rock sound.
Denny Von Braun
Denny Von Braun is a local Edmonton artist with an eclectic style derivative of 80s synth classics. Denny writes all his music in a home studio(some people call it a kitchen). If you like pop inspired synth melodies, guitar solos, and dancing, check out Denny Von Braun. Denny’s new retro sound is truly unique.
A classically trained pianist since the age of 8, Eric took a different musical route when he picked up a guitar and started to find his voice in his 22nd year. He has since played in intimate venues around the city, covering songs that speak to him while watering the soil of songwriting. A reader of poetry and lover of the earth, his music blurs the line between performer and audience with a strong yet gentle sound, bringing to the stage the intimacy of friends singing together around a campfire.
Fluid Drive Blues Band
We are a local Edmonton band playing our own takes on classic rock & blues tunes.
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A blend of hard indie rock and cowboy music played by 3 cool 19 year-olds looking to turn this party into a partay
I'm a songwriter living beside the Blackmud Creek in Skyrattler. Many of my songs have to do with the Blackmud Creek here in Edmonton.
The three musicians of Heartland were brought together by their love of music. Their dedication and determination has lead them to perform at many venues such as Big Valley Jamboree, Ivan Daines Pick-Nik, The Irish Sports and Social Center, and the Willingdon Arena! Heartland is currently working on writing, recording, and producing. Be sure to check out their website! Enjoy their country rock style!
Having played all over North America in various bands playing drums (Ben) and bass (Josh). We have moved back home from Montreal, where we studied jazz and classical music, earning degrees in music. We have started to write our own songs, influenced by Simon and Garfunkel, and the Everly Brothers.
Electrifying and uncompromising rock 'n' roll band from just down the street, Lost
Lynx is bringing back the heavy, crunching flavours from a generation ago. They
look forward to releasing their next demo of original hard rock jams at the end of
LOVESETSFIRE is a diverse group of Edmonton artists led by young women, Indigenous and ethnic musicians. Their first foray into music making in 2018 plans to be a powerful collection of dark and beautiful love songs, presented through their own brand of electronic indie-folk music -bringing a haunting, meditative and deeply romantic experience to listening audiences.
M-FLO & K-PEX
This will be Mark's 4th time at PITP and Kenneth's 2nd time. last year we were a trio with another buddy. This year will just be Mark and Kenneth. We've jammed for years just for fun, and figured we'd do a few covers again this year.
Marshall has the distinction of being a Maple Blues Award and Canadian Independent Music Award nominee. In reviews of his CDs, Marshall has been described as a Neo-Delta Visionary (Living Blues) and has been compared to Woody Guthrie (Living Blues) and to Taj Mahal, Roy Bookbinder and Corey Harris (Rootstime).
Marshall has written and released “Where’s the Party” (2003), “The Morning After” (2008), “Blues Intervention” (2010), “House Call” (2013) and “Feeling Fine” (2018). He has charted in the top 10 on Roots Music Report’s Roots Blues Top 50 Blues (International) – radio play, in the top 10 on Canada’s Roots Music Report – radio play, and in the top 10 on Roots Music Report - Roots Blues Top 50 Blues - internet radio play.
Marshall has also produced and released 13 episodes of the WEB series “Why I Love The Blues” asking blues musicians, fans, and movers & shakers why they love the blues. To date, the series has received over 12,000 views.
Moonshine Mamas have taken their altrock roots and they have “Gone Country”. Their unique vocal harmonies and rock based guitar set them apart from other bands. With their first single set to release in 2018, the trio has been spending their time writing and performing in Edmonton and, of course, taking care of their Moonshine Minis.
Hi! I am Pablo Montano! I am a political science university student about to start my third year! Music has been my passion for over 10 years. I play guitar, bass guitar and ukulele as well as sing. I perform originals and cover music. My goal with my music is to get you singing a long and smiling at the same time.
Rebecca Lappa and The Revelry
Rebecca Lappa is a Canadian Folk Music Awards and Edmonton Music Awards winner. Her music is a blend of folk, pop and rock, that showcases her powerful vocals, storytelling, and thought provoking lyrics. With her red hair and red guitar, she brings fire to every performance. Her songs crackle with originality, blaze with passion and glow with honest emotions.
Lappa performs with her band The Revelry, made up of MacEwan University trained musicians: Nick Samoil on keys, Madi Myhre on bass and Peter Joshua on drums. Since forming in 2016, they have entertained at over 100 events, opened for the Pistol Whips, Leeroy Stagger, Jenn Grant, and Sam Tudor and were finalists in the “She’s The One” contest at the 2016 and 2017 Ottawa Blues Festival.
Take melodic musical works from the 60’s, blend it together with 90’s brit-rock and you will have the Canadian four-piece band, rhodes. We're from the south side of Edmonton that formed in 2008 by the Amundson brothers; they simply make music - for themselves and for as many people that will listen. Never trying to fit into a scene, rhodes has always held close two ideals when creating music - write what you like, don’t write to be liked. With a simple straightforward attitude and swagger, the music which they create, merges their influences and brings a soothing, confident feel that is a breath of fresh air.
Shelley and the Professors
Shelley Simon and Peter Smith met at various blues jams around 3 years ago and realized their similar tastes in music. First they got together with a few friends to work on material for the jams but this slowly morphed into a more serious band by mid -2017. The current line up is
Shelley Simon Vocals, Peter Smith (Dr. Frog) Guitar, Peter Boxall (Burma Pete) Bass, Richie Morovic (Harp), and Clay (Catfish) Dickson (Drums).
We are a blues based band but venture into funk, jazz and rock. We want people to dance!! The band is pretty new so we’ve only had a few gigs so far. These include a charity event at Blackjack’s in Leduc and a performance at the “Weekend for Willie” benefit at the Newcastle pub.
An album that takes you on a journey through the ups and downs of life. The depths of ones soul is the limit of your experience. Be prepared to be taken on a roller coaster of emotion. Just when you feel calm and relaxed you’ll be hit with another mind bending progression.
Something Mechanical is a three piece modern rock band out of Edmonton AB. We are dedicated and committed to our sound which is influenced by 90's rock/grunge with a modern flavour. Since the band's new line up formed in late 2016, Something Mechanical has played all over Alberta and has plans to conquer the west coast next. Our latest single "The Way Up" has been getting regular radio play on 106.9 The Wolf FM in Nanaimo BC.
Studio Fire Band
The Studio Fire Band Is an Edmonton Based Indie Rock Band .We are a High Energy Band and very Passionate about playing music ,we like to see everyone have a good time and even dancing when possible .We have 20 Videos on the bands Facebook page this gives everyone a good idea of our energy and sound.
Ten Cent Lift
We have played Alberta's Own Independent Music Festival 2014 and 2015, Bentagain Music Festival 2017, Sly's Pig Roast 2017, K'97 Rock Out With Your Cook Out twice in 2017, Write Ranch Music Fest, Ourfest 2016, Blue Quill Party in the Park 2017, Arlo's Howlaween Bash 2014-15-16-17. This year we are playing Maylong Mayhem, Write Ranch, Waynestock, Adamstock, Arlo's Howlaween Bash and hopefully Blue Quill Party in the Park.
We have shared stages with countless indie bands, professional bands including, Econoline Crush, Monster Truck, The Wild, Honeymoon Suite, The Grapes of Wrath, The Northern Pikes, The Odds, Prism and more.
The Forever Tree Band
The Forever Tree band is only composed of two members, Bryan and Esther-Grace. But don't let them fool you, this small 2 member band bring a huge sound and they are ready to take the world by storm. With their powerful heartfelt vocals singing songs of Heartache and Hope,
comprised with phat electronic beats, soothing synths, and sweet guitar tones, they make up an Electronic Pop Bohemia. They are not afraid to experiment with style and genre to create a sound that is truly one of a kind.
The Stubborn Dutchmen
We're a new band but we've been working on an album for the past 8 months. We all have experience performing in front of people in other ways but would love to share our music with the community for the first time as a group! Sorry we don't have any official pics or videos just yet but let us know if you need more samples, we can make it happen!
The Van Dangos
Formed in 2016, The Van Dangos have been playing through the local Edmonton music scene with their brand of 50’s influenced rock n’ roll. By combining elements of rockabilly, swing, country and blues, The Van Dangos will keep you movin’ and groovin’.
This Is the Silence
This Is The Silence is a touring Band from all over Canada, currently living in Edmonton Alberta! We have played gigs from festivals to small family events and shared the stage with bands like Simple Plan, Tom Cochrane, The Wild!, One Bad Son and more. Currently their mission is to play as many shows as possible and get their sound to the world!
Our band is called Unique Mixx. We are family. We are a local Edmonton Live Acoustic Cover Band. We created the name because of our well blended sound and the unique comforting effect we have on our audiences.