“Five Minutes With” Calgary singer-songwriter Carly Reirson

Winner of the 2018 YYC Music Award for “Blues Recording of the Year” for her single “Crooner Sing To Me,” Carly Reirson is eager to share her music with the world. Carly released her debut EP “Fantasy” in 2016 and was nominated for “Female Artist of the Year” and “Blues Recording of the Year” at the 2017 YYC Music Awards.

Carly attended Grant MacEwan University for Vocal Performance in Music in 2008 and recently graduated from Prairie College in the Music & Worship Arts program, under the direction of Juno Award winning songwriter, Brian Doerksen, where recorded her EP. Carly is currently living in Calgary, Alberta, continuing to write, tour and share her story in the hopes that she can remind those around her that they are never alone.

Name: Carly Reirson

Genre: Singer-Songwriter, Blues, Jazz

Founded: 2016

# of Albums: 1

Latest Release: Single – “Crooner Sing To Me”

Latest Video: Upcoming Release – “Alone” COMING NOV 2018

Latest Single: Single – “Crooner Sing To Me”

Favourite Local Restaurant: Natives Tongues

Favourite band as a teenager: Matt Dusk

Favourite band now: Brandi Carlile & Rose Cousins

Guilty Pleasure Song: “Chunky” – Bruno Mars

Live Show Ritual: Going out for dinner before the show

Carly Reirson

Favourite local artist: Leaving Thomas

Nose Hill or Fish Creek? Nose Hill

EP or LP? LP

Early bird or night owl? Night Owl

Road or studio? Road

Where can we follow you?

Instagram | Facebook | Website

Any shows or albums coming up?

I am currently booking for Christmas Parties, booking for 2019 and am writing for my next album.