Pop-rock soca? Progessive folk metal?
The members of St. John's rock band Waterfront Fire aren't sure how to classify the song they've done with a Trinidadian string group called Alternative Quartet.
"I think we've created a new genre," said Andrew Boyd, one of Waterfront Fire's guitarists, along with Ben Thistle.
CBC NEWS FEATURE
Posted on February 10th, 2017
“We are excited to announce we've been nominated for the ECMA Rising Star of the Year award! Taking place April 26-30th in Saint John, New Brunswick." www.ECMA.com
Posted on February 1st, 2017
Posted on October 18th, 2016
“Thanks to all our fans, friends, family for all their continued support and encouragement, MusicNL for all their contributions and hard work behind the scenes, the town of Bonavista for hosting such a great and memorable event and to our peers who have supported us along the way! We couldn’t have done any of this without you! Thank you, Jordan, Andrew, Ben, Ryan and Cody"
We’re proud to announce we’ve won the 2016 BELL ALIANT Rising Star of the Year Award
“We are excited to announce we've been nominated for Rising Star of the Year, Group of the Year and Music Video of the Year!"
Posted on October 11th, 2016
"We went to Trinidad this past March to film a television show. We had the pleasure of writing/performing with the amazingly talented string quartet from Trinidad called Alternative Quartet. That show is now available for streaming at the link below! We are featured in Season 3, Episodes 30 and 31."
TRIP TO TRINIDAD
Posted on September 12th, 2016
We want to thank our friends, family, fans and peers for believing in us!
We wouldn't be where we are without your support!
Cody, Ryan, Jordan, Ben and Andrew
WATERFRONT FIRE'S ALBUM 'FIRST LIGHT'
HAS WON '2015 MUSICNL ALTERNATIVE
RECORDING OF THE YEAR'!
Posted on October 18th, 2015
3 MUSICNL NOMINATIONS
Posted on September 19th, 2015
Waterfront Fire have been nominated for 3 MusicNL awards at this years upcoming MusicNL Week October 14th to 18th, including Alternative Recording of the Year, Entertainer of the Year and Group of the Year! Congratulations to all those nominated and thanks to everyone who helped get us here!
FIRST LIGHT TOUR DATES ANNOUNCED
Posted on September 17, 2015
“We'll be releasing our new album on SATURDAY August 29th and we are excited to announce a FREE ALL-AGES in-store performance by yours truly at the historic Fred's Records where "First Light" will be available for sale on August 29. Show starts at 1pm! Our official CD Release party will be Sept 5th at the Ship Pub!” Join the event on Facebook.
FRED'S RECORDS & CD RELEASE SHOWS
Posted on August 21st, 2015
St. John’s based group Waterfront Fire are not your typical modern rock outfit. With a live presence that borders on frantic elation, to a set of vocals that rests a cut above most of their contemporaries, this five-piece rising stable of artists has been raising their profile – and fan base – with each passing showcase. Keep reading.
NEWFOUNDLAND HERALD FEATURE
Posted on August 17th, 2015 – Article by Dillon Collins
Posted on July 22nd 2015
Video Written & Directed by Jana Gillis
For the Nickel Independent Film Festival's 48hr Music Video Challenge 2015
"Tomorrow" Written and Recorded by Waterfront Fire
From their upcoming album "First Light"
Engineered and Produced by Robert Kelly
Mixed by Scott Hammond of The Blue Room
Mastered by Richard Bradley of Long Range Mastering
JUST BREATHE IT IN
Posted on April 27th, 2015
This is a video for our song called "Just Breathe It In". We recorded it for an awesome sketch comedy show called "Hit With A Rock". Thank you to the amazing crew and Richard Bradley for capturing the audio!