As far as accolades go, Calgary born, Saskatchewan based singer/songwriter Tyler Gilbert has been nothing short of an indie sensation since releasing his 2008 debut EP Vos to his current release The Montana Kid(2016). He’s done national tours all over his native country, from Vancouver and Edmonton to Toronto and Montreal; performed at countless major festivals, including the Canadian Country Music Award Festival and Canadian Western Agribition; done national tours of the U.S. from LA and Salt Lake City to Chicago and Cleveland to Nashville and Kansas City; and performed live on Global TV and CTV while his music hit the playlists of top stations all across Canada. Recently endorsed by Steve Clayton USA Picks and Shubb Capos.
Tyler Gilbert – Vocals, Guitar
What person/place/thing inspires you in Waterloo Region:
My friend Dave Pike
What is your favourite earth-friendly hobby or practice:
After very closely watching how ants build their homes by carrying little rocks one at a time, I make an effort to not step on any of their homes when walking outside.
What is your favourite outdoor spot in Waterloo Region: