The uniquely talented Nova Scotian singer, songwriter Gabriel Minnikin, is a mainstay in the Maritime music scene. His fifth album Sweet Nothings was nominated for two Nova Scotia music awards. Best Country in 2021, and Best Americana/Bluegrass in 2022. He is an incredible multi-instrumentalist who at a young age became a sought-after session musician and songwriter internationally. Gabriel has toured Canada, America, the UK, and the EU extensively. Minnikin has played the accordion with Blue Rodeo, the mandolin with Bahamas & Grammy Award-winning Gordie Sampson, the banjo with Buck65, and the violin with Kinley Dowling. Locally, Minnikin has written songs with Matt Andersen, Terra Spencer & Cameron Nickerson. He performs solo and lately has been touring the Maritimes with his full band. Currently, Gabriel is putting the finishing touches on his new batch of songs for his sixth studio album to be released in 2023.