““There is a lovely, intimate ambience here with the feeling that these are four friends who just set up in your rec room to play some new songs for you… The songs are a well-sequenced selection of modern electric blues. Jerome is in excellent voice and this is one fine band” - John Valenteyn the Toronto Blues Society “Commands a harmonica the way Jimi Hendrix commanded a guitar” -The Globe and Mail
GROOVESTONE is Toronto's very own SUPERGROUP of musicians with over 25 years of experience playing with renowned International and Canadian artists. Playing Rock, Soul, Funk and Pop, Groovestone boasts lead and rhythm guitar prowess, a driving rhythm section and outstanding vocal melody/harmony blends.
After five decades in the biz, the adjectives ‘prolific’ and ‘eclectic’ recur often in Rik Emmett profiles. Following over a dozen platinum albums from his Triumph years, he’s produced 19 more as a non-platinum indie, ranging from rock to blues to jazz to folk to classical – with a full-blown rock record released worldwide in 2016, RES 9, for the MASCOT / PROVOGUE label.