Shane Cook & The Woodchipperswww.shanecook.com/thewoodchippers
Shane Cook & The Woodchippers and their new album, Be Here for a While are nominated for two 2022 Canadian Folk Music Awards: “Instrumental Group of the Year” and “Traditional Album of the year.
A Canadian and US National fiddle champion, Shane Cook leads a joyous and diverse musical journey through original fiddle tunes and songs on Be Here for a While, the debut album from Shane Cook & The Woodchippers. Shane Cook & The Woodchippers rely on their deep foundation in the traditional music, song and dance of Ontario for the core of their sound, yet also draw on styles as broad as folk, Celtic, roots, country and swing.
The four-member group includes London’s Shane Cook on fiddle, London’s Joe Phillips on double bass; Dorchester’s Emily Flack on piano, vocals and dance; and Stratford’s Kyle Waymouth on guitar and dance.