- Recipient of a Telus Storyhive Music Video Grant 2019
- Main Stage Performances at The Edmonton Folk Music Festival 2016 and Canmore Folk Music Festival 2017, Big Valley Jamboree 2017 and The Calgary Stampede 2019
- Showcases at Folk Alliance International 2016/2018/2019
- Nominated for two Edmonton Music Awards: Singer/Songwriter of the Year and Roots/Folk Album of the Year 2016
3 full length album releases followed by Canadian Tours - 2011, 2012, 2015
- VIA Rail Tours paired with Canadian Music Week - May 2014/2016
- #1 on Earshot Charts for Sailor (Nov 2015). Radio play on CKUA, CBC Radio 1 and College Radio.
Justine Vandergrift is like the old hymns she grew up with – even if you can’t put your finger on what makes them authentic, they are undeniably so. Her three studio releases reveal a clear, rich and emotive voice and finely-tuned song-craft, and her upcoming country album Stay represents a deepening of an already impressive artistry.
Justine Vandergrift is becoming a well known name in the Canadian country roots scene with her past cross Canada tours and several collaborations. She has toured in Germany, the U.K. and the Netherlands and looks forward to more international shows in 2020. Vandergrift continues to develop her ear, artistry and live performance forging forward in an exciting music career.
- Jan2020 https://hemifran.com/artist/Justine%20Vandergrift/
- https:spinditty.com/artists-bands/Justine-Vandergrift-Canadian-Roots-Musician-Profile/ September 2017
- Album review from The Netherlands http://thenextgig.weebly.com/albums.html
- Red Deer Express Story http://www.reddeerexpress.com/entertainment/Edmonton_singersongwriter_heading_to_
- An Edmonton Live Off the Floor Interview http://www.ckua.com/12/02/13/Dennis-Bouwman-and-Justine-Vandergrift/landing.html?blockID=727473&feedID=12933
- Edmonton Streetcar Concert Press http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c27IQLIVpo8 & http://www.thelocalgood.ca/yeg-music-video-justine-vandergrift-secret-streetcar-show/