KANADIA are a four piece alternative rock band, renowned for their exciting stadium sized live shows on the Oxford music scene, with their cathartic songwriting style, which has resonated with their cult of followers from the UK to Mexico and everywhere in between.
KANADIA's debut self titled album was released on 2nd March, 2019 to a sold out launch show at O2 Academy Oxford. They then went on to release their second album, 'June' in December 2022, to another sold out show at The Bullingdon, Oxford.
KANADIA have performed at Truck Fest , Common People Festival, In It Together Festival, BBC Introducing, SoFar Sounds and headlining the O2 Academy Oxford multiple times.
They have performed at venues up and down the country including The Bullingdon, Hare and Hounds, Night and Day Cafe,The Cellar, Jericho Tavern and Sunflower lounge.
Ronan Munro, editor of accredited Nightshift Magazine (Radiohead, Foals, Glass Animals), has predicted a bright future for KANADIA, reviewing each release with great anticipation.
"took people by suprise. Built for the big stage. you can imagine them on that main stage at Common People, if not beyond at Glastonbury! "
- Ronan Munro
"A soulful compilation of songs, addictively poignant and captivating from beginning to end."
- Right Chord Music
"Shattered and bewildered survivors will make legend of the name Kanadia. Definitely not your run-of-the-mill rock band"
Left to Right: Tim Lucas, James Bettis, Everton Barbato, Melissa Marshall
"Four piece indie alt rockers Kanadia have been causing quite a stir in and around Oxford over the last year or so and the release of their debut self-titled E.P. took the industry by surprise with its vaulting ambition and epic scale. A band most definitely here to stay" - Common People