Fernie band stomping to Olds

Shred Kelly will offer listeners a “foot stomping good time” at the summer Oldstice Street Festival in Olds this weekend.

Shred Kelly will offer listeners a “foot stomping good time” at the summer Oldstice Street Festival in Olds this weekend.

The five-piece roots band from Fernie, B.C., will perform in “Uptowne Olds” on Saturday, June 22. With an energetic piano, clawhammer banjo, ambient synth, guitar and drums, and the group’s sweet vocal harmonies, Shred Kelly produces a sound described as “stoke folk.”

The band that put out the acclaimed release In the Hills, is on a Canadian tour that will stop in Central Alberta en route to Newfoundland. Shred Kelly took home the Artist of the Year designation from the 2012 Kootenay Music Awards and was recently nominated for four more 2013 awards.

For more information about Oldstice, please visit www.uptowneoldsalberta.com or call 403-559-9041.

Just Posted

Red Deer council says ‘yes’ to Riverside Meadows upgrades, ‘no’ to fence at CP Rail Bridge

Fence will cause social problems to move elsewhere, says Coun. Lee

Highway 2/Gaetz Avenue interchange is now open

Work began on the $80-million interchange in 2016

Witness testimony delayed until Tuesday in Red Deer murder trial

Jury dismissed on Monday morning while evidence issues discussed

Failing Kinex Arena will need replacement soon: city manager

Red Deer’s capital budget talks start amid gloomy forecasts

Curlers’ behaviour ‘unacceptable’ and ‘disrespectful’ at Red Deer Curling Classic

‘You don’t kick around other players’ bags, it’s disrespectful and we expect better of our players’

Tkachuk, Gaudreau lead Flames over Golden Knights with career highs

Flames 7, Golden Knights 2 CALGARY — Matthew Tkachuk and Johnny Gaudreau… Continue reading

Death of young Thai kickboxer brings focus on dangers

BANGKOK — The sight of two preteen boys pummeling each other with… Continue reading

Teenage driver survives spectacular crash at F3 Macau GP

MACAU — Teenage driver Sophia Floersch was set to undergo surgery Monday… Continue reading

David’s Bridal files for bankruptcy, but your order is safe

David’s Bridal is filing for bankruptcy protection but there is no danger… Continue reading

Taiwan president defends pro-independence film award winner

BEIJING — Taiwan’s president expressed her support for the prestigious Golden Horse… Continue reading

Pamela Anderson calls Australian PM’s comments ‘smutty’

LOS ANGELES — Pamela Anderson is criticizing Australia’s prime minister for making… Continue reading

Trump on Khashoggi death tape: ‘No reason for me to hear it’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said there is no reason for him… Continue reading

Searchers in California fires step up efforts ahead of rain

CHICO, Calif. — Searchers combing a Northern California town levelled by a… Continue reading

Most Read