Steve Fortin

Steve Fortin

BandCountryClassic Rock

"Be a part of the 22nd Annual Havelock Jamboree a four day event you don't want to miss".Starting August 18-21 2011, this is Canada's Biggest Country Music Event and your invited to join Steve Fortin and the Toasted Western Swing Band(with special guest appearance by Wendy Lynn Snider) as they share the stage with some of the biggest country music legends of the time; like Martina Mcbride, Billy Currington, Joe Nichols, Pam Tillis, Lorrie Morgan, Shanendoah and many more, get your tickets @ www.

Biography

Steve Fortin is a Native of Welland, Ontario. As a young boy his talent was discovered by Ronnie Prophet, and he was invited to tour with Ronnie along with Marie Bottrell at the young age of fourteen.

Today, Steve is an independent Nashville recording artist and has also has performed as a guitarist for the Grand Ole Opry ladies. In addition, Steve has appeared with the “Time Jumpers”, a Nashville Tennessee super group that includes the very elite musical talent that Nashville has to offer, its members include Vince Gill, and a cast of supporting musicians who work regularly with Jeannie Sealy, Jimmy C. Newman, and Riders in the Sky. The members of the “Time Jumpers” are also the most “in demand” recording session musicians in Nashville today. Steve has most recently been named as a Grammy Nominee for being part of the Walter Ostanek band and has performed opening acts for Sammy Kershaw , Hal Ketchum , Raul Malo , Shenandoah , Finger 11 , David Wilcox , and many other recording Artists.

Steve Fortin is also well known for his elite musical talent in the Toasted Western Swing Band that originated in Niagara Falls Ontario. The Toasted Western Swing Band was formed as a way for its members to have fun playing music that meant something to them, and to engage a creative outlet to express themselves musically. As such, the Toasted Western Swing Band made its first public performance at the Best Western Cairn Croft Hotel in Niagara Falls Canada on June 14, 2007, and they were held over for 47 straight weeks!

Set List

1. Long Train Running -Doobie Brothers
2. Listen to the Music - Doobie Brothers
3. Sharp Dressed Man- ZZ Top
4. Free World - Neil Young
5. High Dough - The Hip
6. Best Friends Girlfriend - The Cars
7.Talking in Your Sleep- The Romantics
8.Wild Nights - John Cougar
9. Hurt So Good - John Cougar
10. The Breakup Song - Greg Kin Band
11. Tush - ZZ Top
12.When the House is Rockin' - Stevie Ray Von
13. Cold Shot - Stevie Ray Von
14. Road House Blues - The Doors
15. Burning Ring of Fire - Johnny Cash