Career Highlights:

Career Highlights

  • Euro Tour Nov 2019, Germany, The Netherlands and The UK.
     
  • 4 full length Folk Americana studio releases between 2011 and 2020.
     
  • Main Stage Performances at The Edmonton Folk Music Festival 2016, Canmore Folk Music Festival 2017, Big Valley Jamboree 2017, The Calgary Stampede 2019
     
  • Edmonton Music Awards: Singer/Songwriter of the Year and Roots/Folk Album of the Year 2016
     
  • #1 on Earshot Charts for Sailor (Nov 2015). Radio play on CKUA, CBC Radio 1 and College Radio.

Biography

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.

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What They're Saying:


"Justine Vandergrift is an emerging artist with that most precious and rare gift - an original voice. It's hard to capture such things in words but hearing is believing. ". -Stephen Fearing

"Occasionally a new artist emerges that immediately demands respect and attention. Justine Vandergrift is one such artist.”  
--Bill Bourne

“In an industry glutted with splash in the pan artists, Justine Vandergrift stands out as a genuine talent who is in the music business for the long haul. ” - Rhea March, Host & Producer of ‘Almost Famous’ on CKUA Radio Network and ‘It Takes A Village’ on CJSR Radio.

"Justine's debut album 'Yes Alright Ok' is full of brilliant songwriting, great, thoughtful lyrics and very convincing melodies."  
-Peter Holmsedt (Hemifran Music, Sweden.)