The Riley New Band
The Riley New Band is a 5-piece Country/Rock group hailing from The Jewel of The Ottawa Valley; Renfrew, Ontario. Differentiating from the norm, The Riley New Band has tailored their show to span a multitude of generations and styles of music, including fiddle classics, country favorites, rock and blues, all while remaining true to their traditional roots.
Over the last few years, The Riley New Band has played numerous shows spanning Eastern Ontario & Quebec, averaging 30 to 40 weekends a year. Recently, they have become a regular at The Crazy Horse in Kanata, Ontario. On top of the standard bars, and private parties, the band has played several fairs and festivals, including The Renfrew Fair, The Arnprior Fair, The Russell Fair, The Cobden Fair, Navan fair, Metcalf fair, Whitewater Street strut, The Shawville Fair, Sab Stock and Palmer Rapids Twin Music Festival. They’ve also been fortunate enough to share the stage with artists such as Gordon Lightfoot, Doc Walker, Bobby Wills, April Wine, Big Wreck, Deric Ruttan, Kim Mitchell, and many more.