Judy Kanyo


Hi y'all. Here are where Judy is performing so far this summer.

I hope to see you there.


After a winter rest (Winter?!? What winter?), Judy got the boys together to prepare for up and coming gigs.


Last night's show at the Loretto Tavern went very well... a good time was had by all. Judy and the band want to thank the staff and patrons for the warm welcome. A special thanks to the sound technician, Mike, for an excellent job.


Judy Kanyo and Redneck Soul are appearing at the Loretto Tavern, just north of Bolton, Ontario on Hwy 50, Friday April 1st. There is a door fee of $5.



Rehearsal in Bond Head Community Centre and, yes, even Boots got to practice!


Judy Kanyo and Redneck Soul woes Beeton, Ontario. And despite a little technical glitch, WOW, were they woed!


Friday December 17, 2010... The Big CHUM Christmas Wish Charity event held at Mcgradies Tap And Grill Bar, 2167 Victoria Park Ave @ Ellesmere, Scarborough, Ontario. Admission was $5.00 and the CDs recorded back in September were sold for $20.


Judy and Redneck Soul at The Black Swan on The Danforth in downtown Toronto. Everyone enjoyed the show.


There was a YouTube video of Judy performing at the 2010 Scarborough Rotary Club Ribfest posted on this date. Unfortunately the YouTube user has since removed it. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused you.



Judy and Redneck Soul at The Rockpile in Toronto, August 2010. From left to right, Rob Thomas, Judy, John C. Huntley, Peter Gray and in the background Peter (The Mose) Mosley.

Judy performing at the Madoc Festival!


Judy performing at the 2010!


Judy's new banner!!!


Judy Kanyo and Redneck Soul step up to the plate to help 10 year old Haley Stewart at a concert series to raise money on her behalf for her operation in the USA. Event is august 29 (SUNDAY) bands performing all day with Judy on stage at 2pm til 3pm at THE ROCKPILE Club. 5555 Dundas St west Etobicoke Ontario $25. per person at the door. Please read details on the link HERE Also Judy will be back at the Rockpile Club saturday sept 4 (in the evening) time TBA for another performance to help Haley. I hope you all can come out and save Haleys life.

Also on another note Judy and Redneck Soul will be helping Sick Childrens Hospital on Sept 3 (evening) to collect toys for Christmas at Mcgradies Bar In Scarborough. 12 other bands will be performing a few songs each. Bring an unwraped toy or a cash donation. A cd will be recorded that night of the live performance and another party to sell the cd at a future date to be used for toys. This event is sponsered by CHUM


Friday September 3 2010... CHUM Christmas Wish Charity concert held at Mcgradies Tap And Grill Bar 2167 Victoria Park Ave @ Ellesmere Scarborough Ontario Admission $5.00. Bring a toy if you can! starts at 7pm. Several bands performing including mine!


JUDY'S GOT A BRAND NEW BAND!!!!!!!! Our debut will be on July 31 2010! for the Rotary Club of Scarborough (Toronto, Ontario) see details below...THE Redneck Soul team is.... lead guitar.... Rob Thomas, bass John C Huntley, Rhythm guitar..... Peter Gray, drummer Tim Grimwade and of coarse Judy Kanyo lead singer. This dynamic band will rock your socks off! Rockin' new country music!!! Contact bootskan@hotmail.com to book the band for your project. Judy will be performing at Thompson Memorial Park (northeast corner of Brimley Avenue and Lawrence Avenue East Toronto Ontario 330 pm til 5 pm.


Judy will be performing on Friday November 20th at The legendary Salty Dawg Saloon, located at 9732 Hwy 27 (north of hwy 7) in Kleinburg.


Judy will be performing on August 29 at 8pm at the Imperial Pub, located at 54 dundas st East, across from Dundas Square


On October 3rd at The Rec Room on Main st. in Bradford Ontario. Judy will be performing at 9pm until 1am


Judy performing with Rumbleseat band shown here with Andy Oconner on bass (Brandy Records) for the Wonky Noggin benefit. Photo courtesy of Gord Dawe


Judy's mom passed away in March 2009 in Brantford Ontario. Vinette Barnett in her heyday youth and how she is again among the angels.


Judy performing at the "Dreams Takes Flight" fundraiser held in Toronto in April organized by flight crew of Air Canada.


Judy and band performing on stage for ROCK for Sick Kids Show

Judy controlling the stage at the ROCK for Sick Kids Show


Air Canada Coffee Tea or me show April 23 (Thursday) 8pm Tallulahs Caberet Buddies in bad times theatre 12 Alexander st. (2 blocks s of Yonge and Wellesley st. 416-975-8555 $15 per person.


Judy will be performing on March 8 2009 at ROCK N ROLL HEAVEN on Sunday March 8
at 6pm sharp on 1660 Oconner drive near Victoria Park and Eglinton for the Hospital
For Sick Children fundraiser.


Judy Kanyo is on the final ballot for "New Country Artist of the Year".

On the Red Carpet

NMA interview on the red carpet

New country Artist Category (ceremony and after party held at the Avalon Theatre)

Judy with Buck McCoy of Nashville (M of C)


Judy Kanyo has been nominated for new country artist of the year at the New Music Awards held November 22 in Hollywood California at the Avalon Theatre. For more information see website at www.newmusicweekly.com


Judy's interview with Steve Martin from "The Best in Country Music" (www.lexingtonbroadcasting.com) AVAILABLE HERE


Judy and Harry James performed at LEGENDS CORNER on Broadway st in Nashville Tn. USA Thursday august 7 2008


Judy Kanyo preforming at Tootsies Orchid Lounge, in Nashville, Tn. Friday Aug. 8th, 2008


Judy leaves for Nashville to join HARRY JAMES (Golden One Records of Nashville) as a guest performer at his show at the famous "LEGENDS" on Broadway st. on Thursday August 7 in the afternoon. Judy will be meeting with Harold Jarboe while in Nashville to finalize plans for her upcoming video. On August 2 Judy performed for a huge crowd of a few thousand at the annual Rotary Club Rib Fest in Scarborough Ontario. Judy's performance was from 2:30 to 4 pm. Photos to be added shortly.


Judy will be appearing with" HARRY JAMES GANG" at the famous club called "LEGENDS" in Nashville Tenneessee on Thursday August 7. LEGENDS is located on Broadway st. In downtown Nashville. Performance time TBD.

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