VK and the NARROWS
VK and the NARROWS, based out of Orillia, Ontario, is a roots rock band with uniquely original material. Their creative sound of driving rhythms, powerful leads and rich harmonies, is coupled with evocative lyrics that reflect upon life experience and perspective.
The band consists of: songwriter Steve Van Kessel (lead vocals, guitar), Marni Van Kessel (vocals), Jason Beers (bass, vocals), Doug Meredith (lead/rhythm guitar) , Matt Meredith (lead/rhythm guitar), Jamie Hassard (piano, keyboards, organ), and Jeff Traplin (drums). The group is heavily influenced by such iconic Canadian artists as: The Band, Gordon Lightfoot (fellow Orillian), Neil Young, Blue Rodeo, The Guess Who and the Tragically Hip.