Canteen Knockout

Canteen Knockout

BandAlternativeCountry

Canteen Knockout takes the best parts of rock, country anf folk music and blends it together creating melodic utopia.

Biography

Innovation is great way to describe Canteen Knockout’s musical mission. Combining modern electric guitar sounds with sweet acoustic reverberations and straightforward rock-and-roll, Canteen Knockout is a sound that both soothes the ear and picks up musical momentum.
Canteen Knockout’s inception was in the studio in 2002, with songs written and recorded by André Skinner. It is now established as a solid four-piece outfit with Alex Maxymiw on lead guitar, backing vocals and pedal steel, Scott Whitmore on bass, André Skinner on lead vocals and rhythm guitar and Ben Adivi on drums.
André Skinner: No stranger to the Toronto music scene André has played with the likes of Pope Factory, Slit Slot and many other projects from power pop to jazz. With influences from many different styles of music, Canteen Knockout’s sound has quite a wide range with very distinct vocals tones and catchy melodies.
Alex Maxymiw: A music verteran in his own right, Alex has been involved in music all
his life and has been playing live for the better part of 15 years. As an ex member of country band Luther Right and the Wrongs he is a perfect addition to Canteen Knockout's coutry/rock sound.
Scott Whitmore: Keeping it simple is the key to great music, and this is a philosophy Scott Whitmore certainly practices bringing out great grooves and solid bass lines he is the perfect accent to the band’s roots rock sound

Ben Adivi: A very busy man on the Toronto music scene Ben is currently involved in 2 projects as a drummer and is often hired to play sessions and gigs around town. Ben Adivi has studied with some of the best teachers in the business, and played in a variety of genres, from folk to rock to jazz. He brings a great passion, joy and diverse musical range to the rhythm section.

Discography

Canteen Knockout - Self Titled E.P.
Canteen Knockout - Navajo Steel (not yet release)

Set List

SET LIST
CANTEEN KNOCKOUT SET LISTS

NAVAJO STEEL
YOU LOOK SO GOOD TONIGHT
BENT OUTTA SHAPE
LONG TIME COMING
GEORGIA
HOME
SIN CITY
THE DRINK
STILL FEELING BLUE
WE WORK

HEADLINES
BACK TO THE COUNTRY
MEXICO
LOST HIGHWAY
YOU AINT GOING NOWHERE
COCAINE
HITTING THE ROAD
TIME ON MY HANDS
HEARTBREAK