“Powered by the dynamic vocals of Meghan Parnell and the blistering slide guitar work of Dave Barnes, this Toronto-based band has been generating acclaim throughout their native Canada and now the rest of the world,” states AMERICAN BLUES SCENE. “The powerhouse voice of Meghan Parnell and the slide guitar master guitarist Dave Barnes form the basis of Bywater Call…Meghan goes completely wild live vocally. What a set of lungs…” raves BLUES MAGAZINE.
Acclaimed 7-piece Southern Soul, Blues, Roots Rock, Jam Band BYWATER CALL is a powerhouse 7-piece band out of Toronto, Canada. They return after an incredible show at Jimmy's in 2022! In 2020, Bywater Call won a Maple Blues Award (Canada) for "Best New Artist" after the release of their self-titled debut album. Their first album received critical acclaim and stellar reviews across all territories and placed #1 on the Roots Music Report. The Band's much anticipated sophomore album 'Remain' was released worldwide September 2022 to rave reviews! BYWATER CALL includes: Meghan Parnell (Lead Vocals); Dave Barnes (Guitar); Stephen Dyte (Trumpet); Bruce McCarthy (Drums); Mike Meusel (Bass); Julian Nalli (Saxophone); and John Kervin (Keyboards) - and together they produce a glorious wall of sound! "Meghan Parnell's voice might be what happens if Susan Tedeschi and Bonny Raitt had a secret Canadian love child..." raves ROCK & BLUES MUSE."