About Aaron


About Aaron


Consummate live performer AARON GARNER had his musical career begin nearly 20 years ago, and his travels have led him all over Canada to perform with award-winning masters of their craft, blues legends, and Canadian rock music stars.

Throughout his career he has toured or shared the bill with Sam Roberts, Ron Sexsmith, Joel Plaskett, Gord Sinclair of The Tragically Hip, Jeremy Taggart, Duncan Couts and Steve Mazur of Our Lady Peace, Ashley MacIsaac, Suzie McNeil, Kelly “Mr. Chill” Hoppe, Patrick Ballantyne and Al Cross of Big Sugar, Juno award-winning blues artists Steve Strongman and  Fathead, Juno nominee Craig Cardiff, Javier Colon of NBC’s “The Voice”, Jordan and Prakash John, Pat Robitaille, Jason Collett (Broken Social Scene), and internationally renowned blues harmonica master Carlos Del Junco.

His last release, "There & Back" garnered airplay across CBC Radio's 1, 2 and 3 networks, and was well received by fans and industry.

He resides in Collingwood and is currently writing material for his next release.


“You sing and play the hell out of everything… This guy’s got it.” – Ralph Murphy, VP ASCAP Nashville, former President of The Nashville Songwriters’ Association International

“Your trio was outstanding tonight Aaron! Rick, John, and you  nailed it. Thanks for the best Thursday in memory, pal.” – Jeff Woods, Producer/Host, Q107 ‘s “Legends of Classic Rock” syndicated radio show.

“You sound really great man, excellent performance…”  Bernie Taupin, songwriter for Elton John

Corporate Performances & Private Events

Aaron also has a broad repertoire of cover music in addition to his original material and is available for corporate, wedding and private occasions as a dynamic solo acoustic singer/guitarist or with the electrifying Aaron Garner Band. A short list of past satisfied clients includes The Wayne Gretzky Classic, Ford, VW Audi Canada, Samsung, Pfizer, Eli Lilly Pharmaceuticals, Colgate, IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Maple Leaf Foods, the Canadian Football League, Mastercard, Gillette, Bloor Yorkville, BIA, Communique, Cuthbertson Entertainment, Westin Hotels, Intrawest, Blue Mountain Resorts, Muskoka’s Taboo Resort and JW Marriott The Rosseau. He also recently performed two nights in a row for famed Elton John songwriter Bernie Taupin’s art show with the artist in attendance at the illustrious Liss Gallery in Toronto.





"WHISKEYGIRL OF MINE" (A. Garner) - Aaron Garner Band live off the floor - recorded & mixed at Area 51 Studio by Michael Jack

WIDE WESTERN SKY (A. Garner) - Solo performance at the world famous Bluebird Cafe in Nashville, Tennesee

"IT'S ALL ABOUT YOU" (A. Garner) - Solo performance opening for Joel Plaskett and David Myles.

SEX MACHINE (J. Brown, B. Byrd, R. Lenhoff) cover feat. Roly Platt on harmonica!

"SEPTEMBER' (Earth, Wind & Fire)/"LITTLE L" (Jaimiroquai) Medly feat. Roly Platt on harmonica.

"TURN THE LIGHTS ON" (Big Sugar) - Performed at the VIP party for the 2010 Wayne Gretzky Golf Tournament at Blue Mountain, Collingwood ON.

"CHEST FEVER" (The Band) - "King Harvest" feat. Aaron Garner (guitar & vocals), John Hall (drums), Rick Garner (keyboards), Jason Redman (bass & vocals) and Drew McIvor (keyboards) performs Chest Fever at the Gayety Theatre in Collingwood.

"HIGH & DRY" (Radiohead cover) - Aaron Garner with Tragically Hip bassist Gord Sinclair, and Our Lady Peace members Steve Mazur, Jeremy Taggart and Duncan Coutts