We are Pleased to Introduce Evan Phoenix and
The Chesterfield Chronicles
Born in Toronto, Ontario, Evan Phoenix is a singer/songwriter, producer and published author and has been a member of several musical projects including “The Completists”, “The Dire Wolf” and “The Black Bart Inn”.
It was with “The Black Bart Inn” band that Evan recorded & produced a spoken word album from his book of poetry “Tonight We Take Parry Sound”.
Currently, Evan is the frontman of “The Chesterfield Chronicles” project – A 6 song EP dedicated to Indigenous and non-Indigenous Canadians in pursuit of Truth & Reconciliation.
The Chesterfield Chronicles project is a 6 song indie-folk-rock EP. Led by Canadian author & musician Evan Phoenix, the album’s members include guitarist Charlie Bush from Stratford, Ontario, drummer Charles Phoenix from Montreal, bassist Sara Karahlone from Montreal, guitarist Al Frei from Montreal and Chicago’s Christine Carroll as backing vocalist & album cover artist.
The Chesterfield Chronicles project is pure Canadiana with stories that include a road trip from Montreal to Minnesota in an attempt, as a band back in 1999, to perform at a music festival, only to have the Winnebago break down at the Illinois state line. Other songs include the adventures of a sketchy goose, lost romance in an old church turned into a community bar and a song to remind hockey fans of Vancouver they are loved.
The project is dedicated to Indigenous and non-Indigenous Canadians in pursuit of Truth & Reconciliation.
Evan Phoenix's song Russian Bingo will be featured in the Motion Picture Soundtrack ,Cry of Silence