Spy music for the 21st century
THE PUGS AND CROWS are an instrumental band who perform original music. Since the independent release of their debut CD in 2009, they have performed at a number of major music festivals across Canada. In 2010, they received the Galaxie Rising Star Award for best new group. In 2011, the band participated in the Banff Inter-national Workshop in Jazz and Creative Music under the direction of Dave Douglas. Recent highlights for the band include the release of their sophomore album, “Fantastic Pictures”, which won the group a JUNO for Instrumental Album of the Year for 2013. With this release, the band has had some great performance opportunities that have included an opening spot for Bill Frisell at the Vancouver International Jazz Festival.