Creative BC News


Nov 16, 2020 | Funding Recipient

Carmanah is a band at home on Vancouver Island, with a distinct sound described as West Coast Soul. They are led by Laura Mina and her soulful vocals supported by strong male harmonies, multiple lead instruments and a driving rhythm section. With Amplify BC funding, the band is working on the production of their album with Gus van Go at The Woodshop Studio in the Cowichan Valley.

They released the video for their single “As I See You” last month:

Whether selling out storied venues headlining their own shows or opening for high-profile acts like K.D. Lang and Hey Ocean!, Carmanah seeks to create soundtracks for their listeners to remember. You can learn more about them at their website and stream their single “As I See You” their upcoming album later this year: