Tomato Tomato (Canada)
Hang onto your hats because this genre-bending power duo is ready to take you on a ride!
Award-winning Canadian duo Tomato/Tomato bring their eclectic mix of folk and country to Spotted Mallard on Wednesday 13th March to celebrate the release of their forthcoming album ‘Canary in a Coalmine’. Their live show includes jaw dropping multi-tasking, dynamic guitar arrangements and soaring vocal harmonies. Stitch these elements together with heartfelt songwriting and you have an unforgettable musical experience. Supported by The Weeping Willows.
The past year has been a whirlwind for Mr. and Mrs. Tomato. They toured across Canada including performances at the Vancouver and Regina Folk Festivals as well as the National Arts Centre. They had very successful tours overseas to both Australia and the United Kingdom. The band was honoured with nominations for “Contemporary Folk Album of the Year” at the Canadian Folk Music Awards, “Songwriter of the Year”, and “Group Recording of the Year” at the East Coast Music Awards. To top things off, they won awards for both “Group Recording of the Year” and “SOCAN Song of the Year” at the Music/Musique New Brunswick Awards.
Tomato/Tomato kicked off 2018 with a trip to Nashville to record a new album with acclaimed producer, Andrija Tokic at the analog wonderland, The Bomb Shelter Studio. This studio has produced some of today’s most ground breaking records including Alabama Shake's “Boys and Girls” and Langhorne Slim and the Law's “The Spirit Moves”.
Whether you say “Tom-ay-to” or “Tom-ah-to” - this high energy duo will have you stomping your feet, clapping your hands, and playing your air washboard with reckless abandon! With two acclaimed albums (So it Goes / I Go Where You Go), Tomato/Tomato is sure to be cooking up something fresh.
Weeping Willows 8:15-9pm. Tomato Tomato 9:30-10:30pm