Artfest Toronto Music 2019

Live music at Artfest is a lovely experience. Listen to a variety of musical genres performed by outstanding Toronto musicians as part of the Distillery Summer Music Program. You will discover different performers around the site while you stroll around the show. 12pm-6pm Daily.

Fergus Hambleton, Friday  Fergus Hambleton is a versatile singer, songwriter, composer and multi-instrumentalist. During his lengthy career Fergus has been a leading performer and songwriter in the folk, pop and reggae fields. A stint as a guitarist in Leroy Sibbles band and countless sessions led to a meeting with the legendary Jamaican musician Jo Jo Bennett. They began a now 35 year musical partnership, that has earned them a unique place in Canada's rich musical tapestry as the core of the popular reggae band The Sattalites. The band has gone on to have a long musical career peppered with numerous high-profile concert events, 6 albums, two Juno Awards and a host of national and international awards and accolades.

Fergus Hambleton, Friday

Fergus Hambleton is a versatile singer, songwriter, composer and multi-instrumentalist. During his lengthy career Fergus has been a leading performer and songwriter in the folk, pop and reggae fields. A stint as a guitarist in Leroy Sibbles band and countless sessions led to a meeting with the legendary Jamaican musician Jo Jo Bennett. They began a now 35 year musical partnership, that has earned them a unique place in Canada's rich musical tapestry as the core of the popular reggae band The Sattalites. The band has gone on to have a long musical career peppered with numerous high-profile concert events, 6 albums, two Juno Awards and a host of national and international awards and accolades.

Don Stevenson, Friday.  Don Stevenson. Founding member of the legendary Moby Grape band.

Don Stevenson, Friday.

Don Stevenson. Founding member of the legendary Moby Grape band.

Blair Franklin Sat & Sun

Blair Franklin Sat & Sun

Jacob Kovacevic, Monday

Jacob Kovacevic, Monday

Kyler MacKenzie, Monday  Kyler Mackenzie is a guitarist who’s music derives from street corners from all over the world. His inspiration taken from the people and cities he’s been acquainted with during his years as a traveling musician. His sound is a bardic mixture of Gypsy and Spanish guitar. You are invited to be apart of the experience and hear the strings and stories of the modern gypsy.

Kyler MacKenzie, Monday

Kyler Mackenzie is a guitarist who’s music derives from street corners from all over the world. His inspiration taken from the people and cities he’s been acquainted with during his years as a traveling musician. His sound is a bardic mixture of Gypsy and Spanish guitar. You are invited to be apart of the experience and hear the strings and stories of the modern gypsy.


September Show

Friday August 30, Fergus Hambleton and Don Stevenson

Saturday Aug 31, Blair Franklin, Holly Green, Sarah Jordan & Matt Von

Sunday Sept 1, Max Parker, Holly Green, and Blair Franklin

Monday Sept 2, Jake Kovacevic & Victoria Shalygin, Golden Boy and Kyler MacKenzie

11am-6pm Daily

Max Parker, Sunday

Max Parker, Sunday

Golden Boy, Monday  Mo Guzman, Creative Director for Golden Boy Music, has 10+ years experience as a multi-instrumentalist musician. A self-taught percussionist, singer and guitarist, Mo has been featured on Breakfast Television, CBC News, The Toronto Star and Rogers TV. His live repertoire includes a wide range of top hits, classic oldies and favourite tunes across many genres and generations, bringing the groove for all types of functions from festivals and parties, to corporate and community gatheri

Golden Boy, Monday

Mo Guzman, Creative Director for Golden Boy Music, has 10+ years experience as a multi-instrumentalist musician. A self-taught percussionist, singer and guitarist, Mo has been featured on Breakfast Television, CBC News, The Toronto Star and Rogers TV. His live repertoire includes a wide range of top hits, classic oldies and favourite tunes across many genres and generations, bringing the groove for all types of functions from festivals and parties, to corporate and community gatheri