Showtime

Friday 7:30 pm

Origin

Sudbury, Ontario

Genres

Blues, Country, Folk, Rock, Singer-Songwriter

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JoPo & The RiZe

JoPo & The RiZe are a soulful rock band with roots extending deep into country, blues and rockabilly. This unique four piece band hails from Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. Fronted by female lead singer JoPo who has a raspy/soulful voice, plays a mean acoustic guitar and grabs the audience’s attention with her story telling about being a Northerner, Ben Wardo a one of a kind rockabilly-style upright bass player, JP Gignac master of the fiddle and Josh Turnbull a multi-styled drummer with brilliant backing vocals. JoPo recently released her new album  Another Trip Around the Sun in her home town to a sold out crowd at The Sudbury Theatre Centre. She recorded her Album out in Nashville, TN at the Legendary House of Blues Studios & Ocean Way Studios on Music Row with her producer Crystal Shawanda (CCMA & Juno Award Winning Musician). JoPo &a The RiZe recently released their new music video for their new single ‘Dog Days of Summer’; which was sponsored by Legend Boats, shot by Shawn Kosmerly of Here Kitty Kitty Productions and released by Toronto’s Spill Magazine this past November. They were recently featured at this year’s Canadian Music Week in T.O completing three showcases and can been seen live at this year’s Northern Lights Festival on the Friday night/Mainstage, they will be headlining the Italian Festival as well as this year’s RCMP Musical Ride Festival. JoPo &  The RiZe are a very unique band who shines live on stage and will leave you wanting more.

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