Welcome to the Edmonton Muse’s Local Entertainers and Artists Directory. Here you will find an array of local talent that resides within Edmonton and the surrounding areas.
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The Rural Routes
Based out of Edmonton, Alberta, married music duo The Rural Routes have traveled hundreds of thousands of miles and entertained countless since embarking on their musical journey. Sharing East Coast and Southern Albertan pedigree, the pairs' songwriting has always been reflective of both their roots and long time bond with one another.
The release of The Rural Routes self-titled debut album has garnered acclaim world-wide. The album tracks Small Town Girl and Real Good Night have been charting on radio stations in over 50 countries across the globe. Closer to home, the duo has recently been nominated for an Edmonton Music Award.
Highlighted performances by The Rural Routes include Centerfield Music Festival, The Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival, private concerts for The Prime Minister of Canada, and all of Canada's provincial Premier's. Invited as support acts, and sharing stages with Corb Lund, Gord Bamford, James Barker Band, Madeline Merlo, Doc Walker and Big Wreck are a few of the duos numerous honors.
Raw, genuine authenticity with a reverent charm and class that is second to none. The Rural Routes are Alesha and Brendon Bondy.