Welcome

Backroad Stringband is a group from Northwestern Alberta. We love to play music together and enjoy playing many different genres of music, as well as some original tunes of our own. We play at various functions around the Peace River Country; local festivals, fundraisers, music nights, open mic, churches, and in 2012 we played the stage at the Blueberry Bluegrass Festival. 
 
Backroad Stringband is: 
Darrell Fredland Vocals & Mandolin, Dwayne Larson Lead Guitar, Patsy Blois Vocals & Rhythm Guitar, Pat Wearmouth, Vocals & Double Bass, Karl Moser, vocals, banjo, dobro, Special guest: Paul Lloyd, vocals, rhythm guitar. 

Please contact us if you would like more information on how you can have Backroad Stringband play at your event.

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Previous events

Kakut Fishing Derby

Kakut Lake Resort

Check out Kakut Lake Resort on Facebook for details about Fishing Derby. Backroad Stringband will play after supper.

For the Love of Music Festival

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Kakut Lake, located 11 km down secondary highway 677, also known as the Peoria road, on highway 2 between Grande Prairie and Rycroft, Alberta.

A fun filled week-end like no other! Enjoy bands on stage all day Saturday. In concert Friday night - 7:00pm: Backroad Stringband. Sunset walk, silent auction, band scramble, pancake breakfast, Sunday Gospel Hour, and jamming all week-end.

Blueberry Bluegrass Festival

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Stony Plain, Alberta

Backroad Stringband will be hosting jams all three days at Blueberry. Drop by and jam with us.

For the Love of Music Festival

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Kakut Lake , Alberta

Come and celebrate Canada Day with the Backroad Stringband. Backroad Stringband will be in concert Friday evening at 7:00pm. Saturday - enjoy a variety of local bands playing on the stage all day. Enter the famous cook-off Saturday evening - Bring your best ethnic dish and remember "Presentation is Everything". Throughout the week-end enjoy a band scramble, silent auction, sunset walk, and lots and lots of jamming! Free and loads of fun!

Jan28

Backroad Stringband "Bluegrass in January"

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Titos Bistro Cafe, 10006 101 Ave # 101 , Grande Prairie, Alberta

Bluegrass in January! We'd like to invite you to join us for lunch and some Sunday entertainment. We're digging out some of our tunes from the vault that you haven't heard in a while. Join our open stage from 12:00-1:00!

Nov19

Backroad Stringband

Titos Bistro Cafe

Join us for a "Bluegrass Brunch" as we welcome some very special guest performers.

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