Press: Testimonials and Reviews


Frank has a fearless old soul, bad ass drive and all the chops you could ever want.  Go to all his gigs or you might miss something.                     –   – Chris Coole

Frank Evans brings ingenuity, taste and joy to the five string banjo. He’s got my respect as a player of both old-time and bluegrass banjo.  – Cathy Fink, GRAMMY Award Winner


“Frank is one of the top banjo players of his generation”

Banjo Newsletter

This [Shaking Down the Acorns] is an excellent album, all the more for being a debut disc, and well worth repeated listening.”                                       The Huffington Post                                                                                  Read the full article here

“This is a tight-knit ensemble with a lot of drive, yet with something of a tantalizing “rough edge” to their sound.”                                                             – Sing Out! Magazine                                                                                 Read the full article here

“The Slocan Ramblers put on one of the most vibrant shows of acoustic music I’ve seen in some time. It’s rare for Canadians (especially young Canadians) to play this music with such authority, passion and yet ability for experimentation. Chops galore, and a handsome bunch of fellas”                                                                                                                              – Tom Power Host of CBC’s Deep Roots, and Radio 2 Morning




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