The Kerplunks Live on Gabriola Island!!

June 7th, 2017

The Kerplunks adopt a new band member!

March 29th, 2017

The Kerplunks welcome Jocelyn Hallett(aka Jojo) to the band!

Jojo has added keys to our live sound, as well as playing Trumpet, Trombone and Melodica! Welcome to the band, Jojo!!!

We also bid a fond farewell to Tina Jones who was The Kerplunks’  trumpet playing songwriting cohort for the last 10 yrs. Lots of great memories and fun travels with Tina, we’ll see you on the road!

Looking forward to seeing all our fans on the trails this festival season and  Happy Jamming,

The Kerplunks

Dinah, Aaron, Jojo and Phil

 

 

The Kerplunks at the Canadian Folk Music Awards!!

October 5th, 2016

The Kerplunks 2016 Canadian Folk Music Awards

The Kerplunks are amazed and thrilled to be amongst the stars at the Canadian Folk Music Awards 2016!!

Big congrats to the other nominees:

De Tombouctou à Bombay (Kattam)
Dream Big, Little One * Fais de beaux rêves, petit ange (Nadia Gaudet & Jason Burnstick)
*Pants & Mammals (The Kerplunks)*
Songs, Stories and Friends 2: Where The Path Will Wind (Charlie Hope)
Welcome Summer (Kathy Reid-Naiman)

Best of luck everyone!!

We are nominated for the Western Canadian Music Awards, 2016!

June 15th, 2016

We are just tickled pink, pleased as punch, and proudly proclamating our excitement!

Congrats to the other nominees in the Children’s Music Category, we all deserve the award:

Children’s Artist of the Year
Bobs & LoLo (BC)
Hilary Grist (BC)
Nadia Gaudet & Jason Burnstick (MB)
Raffi (BC)
The Kerplunks (BC)

See the full list of  nominees in all categories here: http://breakoutwest.ca/2016-wcma/wcma



 

 

The Kerplunks are excited about SUMMERTIME!

May 25th, 2016

As our summer tours unfold, it’s always fun to reminisce about the last summer! Last year we released our album Pants & Mammals and it has done really well…it’s our best album to date! And we have some fun ideas springing forth for this year and the next…keep your eyes and ears open! Hopefully we get to see you this summer…we will be in these fine locations this year:

July 1- Victoria Canada Day, Legislature, Victoria, BC 

July 8-10- Whistler Childen’s Fest, Whistler,BC
July 16/17- Folk On The Rocks Festival, Yellowknife, NWT
July 23- Nanaimo Bathtub Races, Nanaimo, BC
July 31- Filberg Festival, Comox, BC
Sept 25-  World Rivers Day, Burnaby Museum, Burnaby ,BC
Looking forward to seeing you!!
Dinah, Tina, Aaron and Phil

Aaron catches a Dolly Vardon in the Haida Gwaii, Tlell River

Lindsay, Tina and Phil on Salt Spring Island

Dinah and Aaron in the Haida Gwaii!