​​​​Pete Eastmur

“Pete always struck me as completely genuine ... I love the sound worlds he has created.”
Rachel Mercer Cellist, National Arts Centre Orchestra Principal Cello, 2017

"Added several cuts to our Canadian folk/roots playlist...will get multiple plays during this music format."

Phil Taylor, Erin Radio FM 91.7 2019

"Thanks for putting on an excellent pre-show for MomenTO / TIFF.  It was momentous....!"

Mike O'Neil, Friends of Cedarbrook and Thomson Memorial Park 2017

" ‘Cold Call’, is a wonderful country homage to Canada’s Tommy Hunter (also known as Canada’s Country Gentleman)."

Raz Mataz Magazine, Toronto, ON 

"Keep Your Love Steady"...Pete's words and music are honest, they're true, and they make me smile."

Rachel Mercer Cellist, National Arts Centre Orchestra Principal Cello, 2018

"I"m on air now on CKCU playing "Micayala". Wow!  Awesome. Love your music."

         Pat Moore, Host Radio CKCU Ottawa 2016

'Keep Your Love Steady'...."I'm loving every second of it, man!"

Pascal L'oeildutigre DeWinn, Outside I'm A Giant, 2018

Toronto Singer Songwriter serves up "Americana music from Texas to Napanee".  New Album, "Keep Your Love Steady" is available everywhere March, 2019.

"Love the album Pete! Nice and simple, really well done. Great tunes, really tasteful playing, and your vocals are sounding great."

Alastair Whitehead, Slocan Ramblers, 2018 

"We had the honour to host a Country Progressive great Duo : Pete Eastmure and Marie McCann, singer, guitarist, composer, personality... Wonderful!!"

​Nabucco, Firenzi, Italy 2018

"Myself and everyone at The Westbank Country Opry want to say thanks to you for a great show..." 

Ian Stewart, Westbank Country Opry, Kelowna, BC 2018

"Pete sung songs from his gorgeous upcoming record, Keep Your Love Steady"

​Paul Kolinski, Heavy On The Willie, he Cameron House, Toronto 2019

"With Johnny Cash's birthday this week, thought I'd spin  "June Carter's Hand's".  Great song."

Craig Mills, Lost Highways, Blues and Roots Radio 2019

"Starting to play tracks from the album on Episode 432 of Folk Roots Radio. Really nice sound to the album and excellent songs."

Jan Hall, Folk Roots Radio 2019

"Song Talk Radio CJRU 1270 Am Full review and discussion.  https://songtalk.ca/shows/peter-eastmure-and-writing-his-dreams/

Song Talk Radio CJRU Ryerson 1270, 2019



"I adore AnimalKyngdom, as did everyone who saw you!  You both brought so much to the event the quality of the music, the vibe and energy, and the soul."    
Natalie Mathieson, Scarborough Arts, 2016

“Pete is a prolific artist with a natural gift for songwriting in a genuine vintage Americana voice."

Rob Teehan, Four-Time Juno Nominated Composer/Musician - Lemon Bucket Orkestra

​Heavyweights Brass Band, and Boxcar Boys

"It's rare when an artist can capture the essence of country, roots, folk and pop."

Walt Gervais, Founder, Juno Awards

"Pete Eastmure and Animal Kyngdom covered songs from some of country music's biggest artists...  their music was responsible for a considerable amount of toe tapping."

​Danforth Rocks Presents. Snapd Magazine Beaches 2017

"Your song "Shirley Temple" has received Honourable Mention in the American Songwriter Magazine  Lyric Contest March / April issue."

American Songwriter Magazine, 2019

 "Adding, "Keep Your Love Steady" asap and suspect the country show we have will really enjoy it."

​Sean Warkentine, Music Director CKXU 88.3 FM Lethbridge AB 2019

"Beautiful from start to finish." The songwriting, arrangements and production are just gorgeous." 

Piper Hayes, Singer Songwriter 2018

"I would include "Outside" as part of a Canadian poetry unit!  How Canadian!"

Mary Muirhead, Qu'appelle Valley Center for The Arts, Saskatchewan 2017

"Anytime you can bookend a set with a Neil Young song and a Gram Parsons song, you're alright by me."

Randy Boyd, Glendale, California/Ship and Plough, Gimli, Manitoba 2017​

Photo Credit: Pete Eastmure