Carolyna Loveless & Her Big Shiny Friends
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Carolyna Loveless & Her Big Shiny Friends


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"Jack Daniel's ROCK's OFF Campaign"

"EVE are one of the most impressive, determined, and hard working bands to arrive on the Sydney scene in years".
Stuart Coupe for Drum Media.

- Drum Media (Australia)

"my first American Music Magazine Cover"

One listen of "A Life Like This" by Carolyna Loveless and you know you have stumbled upon one of the undiscovered talents of note, an alternative singer/songwriter whose individual talent is on par with Alanis, Bjork and Fiona. With crystal clear vision into the heart of what tugs at the inner workings of human interplay... - 4CD Music

"Salty Dog Podcast"

"Now this moves me. Great songwriting and performance. What's in the water over there?"

Salty Dog Podcast (AUS) 100,000+ downloads per month - Salty Dog Podcast


Carolyna & Company - Recorded 'Who Pays', and 'Down to the River', Aug. 30, 2009, for the 'Americana Gold' series of downloads.

Carolyna Loveless & Her Big Shiny Friends are recording their First Album, Americana Gold, Spring '10. The first 4 tracks are available to hear here at Sonicbids. ENJOY!

Carolyna's Discography:
Schizophrenia -1994- single
Tell -1995- Album
Anathema - 1997 Album
Blue Baby Blue -2003 (CAN)
Live at the Railway Club -DVD- 2005 (CAN)
Americana Gold (2009)

Carolyna performs on the recordings of numerous artists

Dave Krusen - Pearl Jam 'TEN' (1991)
Hovercraft - Akathisia (1997)
Candlebox - Happy Pills (1998)
Unified Theory - self-titled album (2000)
Novatone - Time Can't Wait in(2005)
Cheyenne Kimball -The Day Has Come (2006)
Carolyna Loveless & Her BIG Shiny Friends



Carolyna Loveless & Her Big Shiny Friends are a well seasoned group of players and international touring artists, with catchy swamp-rock rhythms and deep rooted soulful melodies.

The band has recorded 4 tracks at Studio Litho, Seattle, and will finish up the album, 'AMERICANA GOLD' for a Spring '10 release. The Single, 'Workin'" will be released as a download in early March.

Carolyna & Company - Carolyna is joined Live-off-the-floor of Grant Avenue Studio (Hamilton, ON) by a group of seasoned players from the Hammer. The first sessions, recorded Aug. 30, 2009, are for the Americana Gold series of downloads.
Carolyna was joined by Brian Griffiths, Neil Nickafor, Steve Sinnicks, and Paul Riemens.

Carolyna Loveless is a singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist (guitars, piano, mandolin, percussion) based in Ontario, Canada. Her live performance is an infusion of modern folk and swamp rock - SWAMP FOLK. Her writings consist of hundreds of original songs in numerous genres.
Carolyna has extensive international performance experience. She has produced, fronted, and played in a diverse range of bands spanning multiple genres and has performed her original music across four continents.

Dave Krusen is best known for being the original drummer for the American rock band Pearl Jam and for his work on the band's hit album Ten; drummer for Candlebox, Unified Theory, Chris Robinson, and Hoovercraft... just to name a few.

Brian Boland was the Bassist for the NY outfit, Elwood. Also an engineer producer, Brian has produced and played on the albums of Chelsea Madrigal, The Siren Frequency, Howard Dlugash’s Bringers of the Dawn, Lal Meri, Once, Peter Goetz, E Reece and Core Elements. Brian plays on the first four tracks recorded, and will join us for the California shows.

M.J. Dandineau - has PLAYED and/or TOURED WITH: The Violant Femmes, Xavier Rudd, Pete Murray, KT Tunstall, Blue Shaddy, Juzzie Smith, Dale Willis, K’naan, Buckwheat Zydeco, Gomez, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Blackalicious, Bondi Cigars, Bill Bourne, Collective Soul, Blue King Brown, Toby, Andy Stochansky, G. Love & Special Sauce, Sarah Harmer, Kathleen Edwards, Chantal Kreviazuk, The Beautiful Girls, Rudimental, Sarah Slean, Rik Leaf, The Wyrd Sisters, Eliana Cuevos Band, Ruthie Foster -

Tim Kennedy plays a fabulous piano and is the rock in the energetic Boogilistics. Tim has also worked with Marianne Pierce, Don Kubiak and Felix Mayer, Mariella Gonzalez, and the entire Seattle Jazz scene.

Booking now for the Jan. 15th 2010 - Sept. 2010

*** Ask about the tours -
Oct. 2010 - Sept 2011
'The Great Canadian Cougar Party' (10 shows in Canada) and
Jan. 15th 2011 - Sept 2011
'The Clean & Green Tour' (international tour with a Zero Carbon Footprint) ***

Your city/festival could be a host city for the CLEAN & GREEN Tour:

The Clean & Green Tour:
30 shows in US
5 shows in Australia
5 Shows in Netherlands
30 shows in UK
5 shows in France
your country here....