20 year-old singer/songwriter Samara York is a breath of fresh air to the Canadian music scene. With a soulful, bluesy voice and a unique, edgy rock sound, Samara creates a fresh new genre with every song she writes. An incredibly experienced performer, Samara has been playing live around Ontario with her 3-piece back-up band for almost 3 years, and performing solo for over 10 years before that. Having won 2 battle-of-the-band style competitions, 2 talent competitions, and multiple vocal excellence awards, Samara's live show is like no other -- and she is only just getting started.
Samara is performing on Saturday, August 9th on the Merriam Music Stage at 7:30pm-8:30pm.