Young River has been a strong musical force since 2009. Based out of Halifax, the band has shared stages with Matt Mays, Joel Plaskett, Hawksley Workman, The Stanfields & The Balconies. Their sound shows influences of Constantines, Attack In Black & The Arkells. Their self-titled debut album was nominated for 2 Music NS awards in 2012, and frontman Zach MacLean, nominated as Musician of the Year. With their sophomore album in the works, the band’s momentum shows no signs of slowing down.