Karl Wolf is a Lebanese-Canadian musician raised in Dubai and based in Toronto. He is a singer, songwriter and producer who has released 5 certified Gold singles in addition to his 4X platinum international hit, “Africa”. Having collaborated with the likes of Timbaland, Juicy J, Fatman Scoop, among others, the MTV Europe and 6-time SOCAN award winner has now released 8 studio albums and is still going strong! More releases to come, stay tuned!
Performance Stage: 2pm
(next to the Paddock Club)
Guitarist, composer and educator James Brown has been a long-time staple on the Canadian jazz scene and his trio features Anthony Michelli and Clark Johnston. The groups set list features critically acclaimed original tunes by Brown along with tasty standards and not so standard tunes by Joni Mitchell, Neil Young and the Beatles. James’ most recent recording Song Within the Story was released in 2022 (NGP Records) and features guest tenor sax giant Mike Murley. Marrying his extensive background in classical performing and composing with jazz, James has created a unique musical space for himself.
Evaristo is a multi-talented singer, songwriter and guitarist. His CD, "Siempre Que Llueve…" (After the Rain), combines Cuban rhythms with Latin pop, rock and urban to create a brand-new sound. Born in Havana, Evaristo now makes Toronto home, where he performs with his group, mixing his own material with more traditional sounds such as Cuban Son and songs from the Cuban ‘Trovador’ tradition.
A unique blend of Swing, Gypsy, Bebop and more, Charlotte McAfee-Brunner And Her Fireflies will take you on a toe-tapping journey to their favorite places. Exciting bebop Clarinet, swinging Trombone, firey gypsy Guitar and engaging basslines come together in a beautiful way you might not expect. Bandleader, trombonist and vocalist Charlotte McAfee-Brunner interprets the lyrics of Great American Songbook classics in a way that reaches the hearts of young and old.
Don't miss them! Follow @trombonecharlotte to find out when and where they play.
River North is a Mississauga based trio comprised of award-winning musicians Matt Zaddy, Heather Christine and Lindsay Clark on keyboards. River North combines soulful acoustic guitar and moving vocal harmonies to create a smooth mix of original and popular music. In 2017 River North was featured on CBC Radio 2 and toured the East Coast of Canada performing in over 10 cities. Together with Arlene Paculan and The iDENTiTY CRiSiS they also composed, We Are the North, Mississauga’s official summer anthem for 2017.
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raised through corporate sponsorships, display-cars, online donations and your generous on-site donations on-site at the event.
The Yorkville Exotic Car Show has raised over $520,000 to date in support of cancer charities.
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