The Alex and Bobbie Jarlette Memorial Canadiana Music Series presents Sloan -
a Toronto based rock quartet, playing and producing music with its four original band members since 1991! Sloan has released 12 full-length albums, two EPs, a greatest hits album, a live album and over 30 singles in their career! With 9 Juno award nominations and one Juno win, Sloan will deliver a fantastic performance that you will not want to miss!
In 1991 bassist and vocalist Chris Murphy and drummer Andrew Scott met while studying at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, and with the addition of Patrick Pentland on guitar and vocals and Jay Ferguson on guitar, formed Sloan
. A year later the band made their recording debut on the Halifax, Canada CD compilation “Hear & Now” before releasing their debut EP “Peppermint” (1991) on their own label Murderecords. In 1992 Sloan
signed with Geffen Records and released their full-length debut “Smeared”.