The most important thing for me, when I'm putting on a show, is to make sure it's a great night out for people. ”

— Douglas Kerr

Douglas Kerr

Is a singer songwriter from Squamish B.C. Douglas brings together multiple award winning musicians to record and peform with. Rock, Folk, Country, Bluegrass and Funk are just some of the sounds you will hear on albums “Mountain Sites” and the soon to be released “In a Moment”. In the studio Douglas puts together an all-star cast of musicians that Include Geoff Hicks on drums, Darren Parris on Bass, Todd Taylor on guitar, Jordan White on Keys, as well Mike Kilby on Lap steel/fiddle, Rita Kyle and Samantha Martin on vocals. “Well written music with a natural unforced flow combining the melodies and rhythms, Douglas has strong songs that weave through many musical styles with well thought out lyrics and sung with a soulful raspy tone."(Pique Newsmagazine). 

Previous events

Douglas Kerr and Dark Star with special guests the Allmost Brothers

Backstage Lounge , 1585 Johnstone street, Granville Island Vancouver

Douglas Kerr and Dark Star

Bringing amazing musicians together for epic musical journeys, jamming through an eclectic catalogue of music. That’s what Singer-Songwriter Douglas Kerr from Squamish BC has been doing for over 20 years fronting Dark Star the band he formed in 1996. Performing his original songs and celebrating the music of some of his favourite bands. Grateful Dead, Allman Brothers, Bob Dylan, Phish, Garage Mahal as well as the Blues genre in general have all been huge influences to members of the band. You will hear a lot of those influences and different styles on Douglas’s albums “Mountain Sites” 2001 and “In A Moment” 2017. Douglas is passionate about performing with his band that features some of Vancouver’s favourite guitar players. Todd Taylor, Tim Porter, Neil Cruickshank and Carter Low are all masters of improvised soloing and are able to really connect with people through their amazing playing ability and style. Dark Star has a great catalogue of high energy folk, rock and blues music that appeals to all ages and keeps the dance floor going all night.

Allmost Brothers play classic Allman Brothers Songs. Tim Porter - guitar Johannes Grames - guitar Marcus Charalambous - Bass Scott Russell - keys Douglas Kerr - drums

PHISH/Allman Brothers Tribute

Knotty Burl, Squamish

Douglas Kerr

Douglas Kerr and Dark Star

Knotty Burl , Squamish

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In a Moment Video