Witchitaw is a southern country rock band from the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia. They have recorded three full length albums in Halifax and Nashville. The band released their latest, “The Ride” on May 5, 2018! The first single off their new album was actually released to Canadian Country Radio on February 1st 2018 ahead of the full album. Thirty (30) plus radio stations across the nation programmed Witchitaw’s single “Posse”, including satellite giant, Sirius XM Canada’s CBC Country!
Witchitaw released “Moonshine”, the second single off the album in July, to correspond with their appearance at the 2018 Cavendish Beach Music Festival. While in Cavendish, Witchitaw performed on 4 stages in 2 days! They also shot a video for their song "Moonshine" exclusively at the Cavendish Beach Music Festival, which was released August 15th. The band has now performed 4 consecutive years at the CBMF, the largest country music festival on the East Coast.
Witchitaw's new CD was recently nominated for Country Recording of the year at 2018 Nova Scotia Awards. Their last CD, “Tearin’ It Up,” was also nominated for the Nova Scotia Country Recording of the year in 2014.
Over the past four years Witchitaw has performed numerous high profile events throughout Atlantic Canada. Highlights include performing at the 2014 East Coast Music Awards, 2014 / 2016 Nova Scotia Music Awards, 2015 Canadian Country Music Awards and the Cavendish Beach Music Festival in Prince Edward Island in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.