"One to watch: Brad Scott is a rare triple-threat performer, excelling as a vocalist, instrumentalist and songwriter - Rob Riendeau, The Humm"
Bradley D. Scott, is a Canadian singer-songwriter, fingerstyle/flat-picking guitarist and fiddle player, whose music echoes the heart and soul of the folk and bluegrass genres while adding his own high energy impactful stamp on each.
Brad's musical journey started at the age of 7 when he delved into the world of guitar playing, teaching himself using his grandfather's treasured Doc Williams book as his guide. His passion for crafting stories through music emerged at an early age, with Brad writing his very first song at 12, scrawling lyrics onto a toy's packaging after performing at a care home gig.
As both a musician and a creative force, Brad has lent his talents to countless recordings and worn multiple hats as producer, engineer, and mixer. Brad's musical voyage has carried him across the expanse of North America, both as a sideman and as a musician director. As a solo artist he has opened for esteemed artists like Dave Gunning, Amanda Rheaume, James Keelaghan, and more, captivating audiences with his exceptional guitar skills and heartfelt lyrics.
In 2017, Brad unveiled his debut original album, defying genre and pushing his boundaries as a writer and musician. Currently, he is crafting his next musical endeavour, "Building a Better Machine”.
The rich tapestry of Brad's music is deeply influenced by his life journey, which has taken him through the diverse landscapes of Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia, and finally Nova Scotia. Each location has left a distinctive mark on his sound, shaping him into the versatile artist he is today, dedicated to the craft of storytelling through the strings of his guitar.