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Adam Bennett - Lead Vocals, Guitar

Adam Bennett - former athlete turned rock star.  Played in bands during school days but ventured off into the world of professional hockey only to return to music years later. Influences include blues and country but a big fan of all music styles.

Steve Burns - Lead Guitar, Vocals

Steve has maintained an interest in music since picking up a guitar in the late 60's. Since that time he has played bass and guitar in various rock bands and acoustic duos. The opportunity to play with other like minded musicians has been a welcome gift over the years. Always a fan of classic rock, he is now enjoying this music with the Grand River Band!​

Ray Crawford - Bass, Backup Vocals

Ray first picked up a guitar in the mid 70's and challenged himself to learn Xanadu by Rush, by ear. Took 6 months. True story.  Music has always been a huge influence throughout Ray's life attending numerous concerts and festivals of his hero's during the 70's and 80's. Ray has been playing the bass since the 2000's and enjoys playing for crowds at parties, weddings, bars and charity gigs giving back to the community.

Doug Inglis - Drums, Backup Vocals

Doug started playing drums during the 70's disco era in Montreal. He played the Montreal circuit till the mid 80's and also in the clubs north of the city until moving to Ontario. Doug continued playing with various musicians and bands until discovering three other talented guys and formed the "Grand River Band"

Friends of GRB

Nick Pellow for all the great photos you've taken over the years of the band.  You can reach Nick at 

Thanks to Prevail Music, London Ontario, for their support! 

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News & Events

  • The 2015 Knights of Columbus Charity Poker Ride for the Coogan family was held on Sep 13 this year.  The weather was cold and rainy but a group of dedicated riders completed the task. The Grand River Band played from 1 - 4:00  as the bikes returned.  Adam's daughter Jill joined the band for a couple of songs also.  Great job Jill.

  • Aug 29th: Jana and Scott are now married. We were privileged to be part of their big day. We had fun performing for their family and friends. We wish you all the best for your future together.

  • Aug 16th: Wow! What a great day yesterday. We wish to thank the DCMA for inviting us to their event, thank the car and tractor participants, and thank the spectators

  • July 4th we rocked out the night at the Eugenia Gold Rush Festival

  • In June we returned for another night of music at Holbrooks

  • Also in May we got together with our friend Nick Pellow for some great band photos.  Many of the shots you see of our band have been taken by Nick.

  • May 14th we played at "The George" in Georgetown and met lots of our friends. Great seeing everyone again.

  • ​​If Feb we finished off a double shot weekend Friday at Sisi Trattoria in Thornbury and Saturday at Holbrooks in Orangeville.

Meet The Band


The band is made up of four talented musicians that will keep your event flowing​

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