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.
Kakut Fishing Derby
Check out Kakut Lake Resort on Facebook for details about Fishing Derby. Backroad Stringband will play after supper.
For the Love of Music Festival
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.
Old Time Music Fest
This is a great festival. Come out and enjoy some great old time music. Backroad Stringband will be playing Friday Night and Sunday Afternoon.
Backroad Stringband Bluegrass Brunch
Backroad Stringband would love to have you join them for brunch and enjoy some great music with friends.
Bluegrass Brunch with Backroad Stringband
Bring your friends and family and come enjoy a delicious brunch and some great music.
Come join us for the first Bluegrass Brunch of 2019!
Backroad Stringband Christmas
Enjoy music by Backroad Stringband and some very special guests for a special Christmas Show.
Backroad Stringband is back for another winter season of music. Come join us for lunch on Sunday! We'd love to see you!
Gregg Distributors (Customer Appreciation)
Backroad Stringband will be playing at Gregg Distributors to help them celebrate customer appreciation.
Blueberry Bluegrass Festival
Backroad Stringband will be hosting jams all three days at Blueberry. Drop by and jam with us.
For the Love of Music Festival
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!
Grovedale Music Festival
Backroad Stringband will be playing Saturday night at 9:30pm and Sunday at 3:30pm.
Bluegrass at Titos!
Back for another Sunday afternoon of music and lunch at Titos!
Backroad Stringband Lutheran Sessions
Where music and homemade pie come together for an evening of fun and entertainment!
Backroad Stringband "Bluegrass in January"
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!
Backroad Stringband & Friends Christmas Show
Come enjoy some traditional Backroad Stringband music as well as some Christmas specials.
Join us for a "Bluegrass Brunch" as we welcome some very special guest performers.
Come and enjoy a Bluegrass Brunch with Backroad Stringband.
For the Love of Music
Come join us for a week-end of music, cook-off, band scramble and lots of jamming!