The Steadies

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About The Band The Steadies take the explosively popular Top 40 sound and mix it with rocksteady and reggae influences, creating what they’ve dubbed, “island rock.” No matter your mood, The Steadies pick you up and carry you to the beach in your mind, the club in your dreams, the place you go to clear your head and dance. It’s a scene where rumbling fault lines rip open the dance floor, and the only thing that keeps you from falling over is the gravitational pull of the steady beat. The Steadies aren’t invited to the party---they are the party. Their latest release, Starcity Shakedown (November 29th 2013), is an ode to the band's rocksteady roots and continues to build on the band’s signature style. Starcity Shakedown marks their first release since the 2011 self-titled EP which garnered a top-50 hit in Canada and was nominated for a Western Canadian Music Award. Ever the road warriors, The Steadies play upwards of 100 shows each year, making them one of the busiest bands in Saskatchewan. They have headlined numerous festivals, showcased at industry events and have shared the stage with Ziggy Marley, The Roots, Blue Rodeo, The Wailers and more. Earl Pereira: Lead Vocals Bass Justin 'Juice' Lee: Vocals Guitar Lexie Miller: Vocals Drums ////// About The Steadies' Frontman ////// Earl Pereira got his rock n’ roll pedigree as a founding member of the popular Canadian band Wide Mouth Mason, who had two gold records, three JUNO nominations, and a host of other accolades and awards. Pereira has toured the world, playing over 3000 shows and opening for iconic artists like the Rolling Stones, AC/DC and Nelly Furtado. He was named one of Canada’s top bass players by Canadian Music Magazine and has been featured on MTV, Muchmusic, and the Ryan Seacrest Show, as well as in publications like Rolling Stone Magazine and The National Post. Pereira co-produced and co-wrote Wide Mouth Mason’s entire award-winning catalogue. He has worked with a roster of legendary producers including David Leonard (Paul McCartney, Prince), Joel Van Dyke (Aerosmith, Bryan Adams) and Todd Burke (Red Hot Chili Peppers, No Doubt, Johnny Cash). In 2010, with demand for his side project on the rise, Pereira left Wide Mouth Mason behind (here's a great story discussing his departure from the band) to pursue The Steadies full-time. Awards • 3 JUNO Nominations • 2 Certified Gold Records • 8 Western Canadian Music Awards • 2 Canadian Radio Music Awards • 3 Toronto Exclusive Music Awards • 6 top-20 Canadian radio hits • 3 top-20 MuchMusic video hits Discography 2013 The Steadies - Starcity Shakedown 2012 The Steadies EP (WCMA Nominee) 2008 Mobadass - Island Rock 2006 Wide Mouth Mason - Shot Down Satellites 2005 Mobadass - The EP 2005 Wide Mouth Mason - The Essentials 2003 Wide Mouth Mason - Rained Out Parade 2001 Wide Mouth Mason - Stew 1999 Wide Mouth Mason - Where I Started (GOLD) 1997 Wide Mouth Mason - Self-titled (GOLD) 1996 Wide Mouth Mason - The Nazarene
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