Jack Walker's 7th Annual Festivus Miracle

Jack Walker's 7th Annual Festivus Miracle

Vinitha, Augusta Ray

Sat, December 22, 2018

9:00 pm

C'est What?

Toronto, ON

This event is 19 and over

Jack Walker
Jack Walker
Jack Walker is an award winning singer/songwriter from Toronto, Ontario.
Vinitha
Vinitha
Vinitha is a Toronto based Pop/R&B Singer, Songwriter and Performer. Follow her as she puts together her live show and gets ready for the stage!
Augusta Ray
Augusta Ray
Her name is Augusta, but you can call her “Gus." Growing up in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on a solid diet of eclectic music acts such as Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix and Shania Twain, shaped her unique country-rock sound. This sound, accompanying her incredible vocal talent, honest/soulful/handc-arafted songs mixed with an energetic, engaging stage presence, has made her the darling of the stage everywhere she goes.

Her hard work is paying off, as this up-and-coming star has already left her mark on the country scene, winning the North American Country Music Association International's (NACMAI) “New Country Female Vocalist of the Year” award (2016), the NACMAI “New Country CD of the Year” award (2016), “New Country Songwriter of the Year” award (2016/2017), “Traditional Country Songwriter of the Year" award (2016/2017), "Female Entertainer of the Year" and was one of the Top-7 featured artists in ole Majorly Indie's “On The Spot” Canadian Country Music competition in 2015, held in Halifax, Nova Scotia during CCMA week.

The last year has been a busy year for Augusta. Splitting her time between her home in Nashville and her home in Canada, she works hard in the studio, spending her time songwriting and recording new music. She is constantly building relationships with publishers and promoters, allowing her to expand her knowledge of the business side of the music industry. When not working in the studio, she spends much of her time travelling and performing for Canadian and American country/rock music fans, sharing stages with notable country acts such as Trace Adkins, Montgomery Gentry, Big & Rich, Cam, and Michael Ray, among others. ​

In the summer of 2017, Augusta was invited to perform at Summerfest; The World's Largest Music Festival, for the second year in a row. She performed among acts such as The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Kool and The Gang, Elle King, Def Leppard, and Paul McCartney. ​
In early 2016, Augusta alongside award-winning Canadian producer Matt Rovey, and former member of the hit-making country group 'The Lost Trailers,' Jason Wyatt, released a six song EP, that has since been gaining airplay throughout Canada, the U.S. and Europe. The final track on the EP entitled "I'm Done," which was written by Ms. Ray, was ranked #30 on the European Charts as reported by HotDisc.

Between rehearsing and touring, Augusta has been writing and recording new music for an upcoming project. Augusta says that she has loved giving country music fans the first taste of her new material LIVE on the road this past summer. The new project is set for release in the new year.
Venue Information:
C'est What?
67 Front Street E.
Toronto, ON, M5E 1B5
http://www.cestwhat.ca