Eamon McGrath’s work is based in a deep commitment to independent, grassroots arts and cultural production. He has released five full-length albums and published his first novel, Berlin-Warszawa Express, with ECW Press in May 2017. He is a member of Julie And The Wrong Guys, with SappyFest co-founder Julie Doiron and Mike Peters and Jaye R. Schwarzer of Cancer Bats. Eamon performed at SappyFest in 2012 backed by members of Eric’s Trip, and as part of The Greville Music Tapes Revue in 2016.
Eamon McGrath is the 2017 Sappyfest Songwriter-in-Residence. His participation in Sappyfest 12 is made possible by funding support from the Artist In Residence Program of ArtsNB.