Valdy

Valdy

The man who played the first edition of Home County some 45 years ago is returning to London.

 

Valdy is the winner of two Juno Awards for Folk Singer of the Year and Folk Entertainer of the Year and received seven additional Juno nominations.


His fourteen albums have achieved sales of nearly half a million copies, four of which are certified gold. Of Canadian folk artists in the mid-1970s, only Gordon Lightfoot was more popular.

 

His music was featured in the Steve McQueen film The Getaway. Valdy also appeared on the CBC TV show The Beachcombers as the environmental activist "Halibut" Stu. 

 

Click to listen to Valdy on Spotify  and see him on the Main Stage on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at 7:40 p.m.