The impeccable instrumentation, the inimitable sound of Jackson Hollow has to be experienced to be described, and even then, words fall short.This is what happens when four of the industry’s finest get together to create something special. “Simple, powerful and instantly magnetic”,the blend of heart-wrenching lead vocals and dead-on harmonies backed by prodigious instrumental talent “strikes a chord with people of all ages, backgrounds and musical tastes.”
In June ,2021 TheThree-time BCCMA Traditional Country Award-winning bluegrass band, was chosen for an IBMA International Showcase and later signed with Virginia-based bluegrass label, Mountain Fever Records. Their debut release, “Travelin Heart”, reached #10 on the US Bluegrass Today Charts and was September’s 2nd most played bluegrass song on Sirius XM. Soon after, “Shallow Rivers”, released in November, quickly became a fan favourite, reaching # 6 on the Roots Music Report , and #12 on the US Bluegrass today chart. Their holiday hit, “A Song for Christmas” gained over 14,000 views on YouTube. Jackson Hollow’s growing success recently landed them on the cover of Bluegrass Canada Magazine for January 2022. Their most recent single“Shallow Rivers” was the 3rd most played single on Sirius Xm’s Bluegrass Junction and a live video was released shortly after.
Lead vocalist and four-time BCCMA Award winner Tianna Lefebvre “has a voice that stops traffic”. Winner of the BCCMA Female Vocalist of the Year and Horizon Award, Tianna has performed with renowned artists such as Shania Twain, Michelle Wright, and Russell DeCarle. The band’s fiddle and mandolin player, Mike Sanyshyn, holds four Provincial Fiddle Champion titles and placed in the top 3 at the prestigious Canadian Grand Masters Fiddle Championship. The CCMA and BCCMA Fiddle Player of the Year has toured with Grammy-nominated artist Deric Ruttan, and worked with legendary artists Ian Tyson, The Good Brothers, Lucille Starr, and Randy Bachman.
BCCMA music award winner and Juno nominee Charlie Frie’s upright bass and vocals lay a soulful foundation for the band’s timeless harmonies. Juno nominee and Canadian Folk Music award winner Eric Reed (guitar/banjo) is a multi-instrumentalist and producer/recording engineer.