-Friday, Aug 17 10:45
Late Night at Fishbones
-Saturday, Aug 18, 1:15pm
Victoria Row FREE Stage
Bad Habits are fresh off their nomination for Music PEI Entertainer of the Year, and their win for the fan-voted Bell Aliant Weekend Warrior 2012, They have stormed the stage at two PEI Jazz and Blues Festival showcases, the Annual PEI Blues Cruise, Festival of Fall Flavours Beef and Blues, and performed on the main stage for the Music PEI Awards Gala. They have opened for three time Juno Award winner Connie Kaldor, ECMA winner Meaghan Blanchard and recording artists Arrows in the Air. The band draws from a wealth of blues artists for inspiration: Buddy Guy, Stevie Ray Vaughan, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Susan Tedeschi, Colin James, John Mayer Trio, and Albert King.
Bad Habits are Amanda Jackson (vocals), Dale McKie (guitar, harmonica), Jason Condon (guitar), Liam Kearney (drums) and Matt Wilson (bass).