James Woodstock and the Vegan Piranhas

James Woodstock and the Vegan Piranhas


We are a band who loves to play and entertain. We also make sure we enjoy ourselves on stage too! Our music is a mixed bag of genres that brings out the best in each of our members!


James Woodstock, Singer/Songwriter has been singing and performing for over 35 years.
In the last four years he formed the band James Woodstock adn the Vegan Piranhas. He and his band play songs written by James as well as a mixed bag of music from alt country, folk & blues to ballads. John Prine, Joe Ely,
Robert Earl Keen, Guy Clark, Fred Eaglesmith, Dave Alvin and Emmy Lou Harris are a few of the artists who influence his musical palette.
James has completed his debut CD titled “Hope and Desperation”.

The band perform monthly at the Copper Kettle in Glen Williams, Ontario and have done several benefit
concerts, most recently “Helping Hands for Haiti”.
Whether playing solo or with any number of his 5 member band; Patrick Fraser on bass, Carl Agar on mandolin, Peter Perko on accordion, Dave Beazley on electric guitar and Phil Lewin on piano, James’ music has a strong impact on all those who listen.
Contact Info:
James Woodstock
Box 481
Hillsburgh, ON
N0B 1Z0
(519) 855-9846
Donna Woodstock, Manager


CD "Hope and Desperation" will be going on sale this month! Stay tuned

Set List

Get Away Get Away
Lives Entwined
When I first Laid Eyes on You
Will Not Lose Sight of Love
Woke Up With the Shakes Again
- are a few of the songs we play in our set list.
We can do covers and they would include Robert Earl Keen, Joe Ely, Guy Clark, John Hiatt, Jimmy Lafave, Dave Alvin but we really do enjoy playing our own tunes