derek swain

derek swain


an artist who may be the flesh-and-blood realization of a Dan Fogelberg/James Taylor genetic accident


Swain, who performs frequently at various venues around Southern and Central Ontario, has also appeared at several festivals, including the NXNE Music Festival, Unityfest '97 (Swain joined many Canadian groups in "singing for Canada" including, The Nylons, Leahy, Jason McCoy, and Sandy McIntyre) and the Caledon Folk Festival. A recent highlight was opening for The Grievous Angels. Other noteworthy act's Swain has opened for include Garnet Rogers, and the Mummble Ducks on numerous occasions. Derek's unique wit and casual attitude appeal to all audiences.


full length CD's
1996 - Say Goodbye
1998 - Simple Things
2003 - Better Days

Set List

set list includes tracks from previous releases, as well as songs not yet released