David Essig

Genre: Roots singer-songwriter and blues guitarist
DAVID ESSIG was introduced to Canadian audiences in 1971 as a “talented newcomer” at the legendary Mariposa Folk Festival. Now, nearly 50 years later, he continues to pursue an international career as one of Canada’s finest roots music performers. He has appeared at every major folk festival in Canada and at concerts throughout the world.

David uses the traditions he grew up with – Bluegrass and Delta Blues – to create timeless original songs. He has released 25 albums and continues to tour across Canada and in Europe, where he has a strong following, especially in Italy.

Performances
Date Show
October 17, 2018 Moncton
October 19, 2018 Miramichi
October 20, 2018 Pointe du Chene
October 21, 2018 Pleasant Valley
October 23, 2018 Rustico
October 24, 2018 York
October 27, 2018 River Bourgeois
October 28, 2018 Larry’s River
October 29, 2018 Round Hill