The first year it was won by We Are The City, with The Left and Bend Sinister rounding out the top three, and last year it was taken by Kyprios, with Said The Whale and Vince Vaccaro getting second and third. And both years it has included some fantastic artists, some that were already established and some that, I personally became a fan of after discovering them in the competition.
So without further rambling, here is this years Peak Performance Project Top 20!
Acres of Lions
Fields of Green
Jasper Sloan Yip
Sex With Strangers (replacing David Vertesi)
The Belle Game
The Boom Booms
The Never Surprise
The Oh Wells
41st and Home
A few of those were expected, a few of those were surprises. A couple repeats, some familiar, some unknowns... A few I am already pulling for, but super excited to hear what everyone has to offer.
First event is Canada Day in Surrey, where every single band will be playing throughout the day!