The Bay Island All Stars is an incredible group of talented professional musicians & recording artists, songwriters that have come together from many top bands & continue to perform concerts in Canada, USA & Caribbean.
Their exceptional live concert performances, provide a great experience for all music fans to enjoy.
Members of this world class “all-star line up” include current touring members of International Recording Artists Headpins, Prism, Juno Award winner Dave Nicol, Karroll Brothers, Bay Island Rockers, popular Vancouver RnB group, plus top BC & Okanagan bands.
Dave Nicol: Juno Award Winner; International Recording Artist, Songwriter:
Certified Gold records for songs,” Goodbye Mama”, “Tonight ”
Performing and International Recording Artist, Singer /Songwriter, Producer /Arranger,
Signed to: Columbia Rec.(1972), CBS Rec. (1973) Private Stock Rec. (1976) Juno Award Winner (1973) Gold Record-“Goodbye Mama” (1973) Numerous T.V. appearances on National & International Shows plus opened Shows for: Taj Mahal, Joan Armatrading, Phoebe Snow, Manhattan Transfer, Loverboy
Alfie Galpin: Guitar, Keyboard, Vocals & Top International Touring Musician. Alfie is a top veteran concert musician, recording artist that continues to perform festivals and concerts with Canadian Rock group the Headpins; With the Headpins, the band has shared stages with & toured with Nazareth, Honeymoon Suite, Streetheart, Harlequin, Helix and Toronto. In addition to touring with the Headpins, Alfie has also performed in the bands Toronto and Prism. Alfie continues to perform with Headpins across Canada & with The Bay Island Rockers in the Caribbean, Alfie graduated with a music degree from the world renowned “Musicians Institute” based in Hollywood California. Alfie is working on new recording projects and continues touring with multiple bands and ongoing concert performances
Tad Goddard: Bass Guitar, Vocals, performing currently with multi-platinum selling band Prism! Tad is a top recording artist & songwriter. As a Song writer Tad has written & recorded 25 movie soundtracks & Game soundtracks. Played on stage with Bret Michaels (Poison), Neil Schon (Journey), & Motley Crüe plus Shared stage with Reo Speedwagon, Boston, Foreigner, Nazareth, Big Wreck plus many more…. Performed with award winning recording artists Nick Gilder and Sweeny Todd plus with John Karroll from the Karroll Bros. Live performing remains Tad’s calling; touring with Legendary band Prism plus continues composing for new movie and gaming soundtracks.
John Karroll (Drums, Recording Artist, Engineer, Producer, Concert Promoter)
John is a veteran musician of the Canadian & International music scene, recording artist, certified audio engineer, producer, concert promoter & international touring artist. As a recording artist in 70s & 80s with The Karroll Brothers, (Vancouver & Canadian music scene) John shared the stage with acts such as Loverboy, Cheap Trick, Bryan Adams/Nick Guilder with Sweeny Todd, Trooper, April Wine, Tom Cochrane, Greg Kihn, Harlequin, Streetheart, Chilliwack, Doucette, Triumph, British Band “Slade” & Woodstock legends “Canned Heat”.
As an audio engineer John has recorded over 50+ albums. Plus produced/recorded 100’s of songs and 8 compilation CDs, four albums with KBs. Involved in numerous recording sessions collaborating on over 150 original songs, John worked with producers and engineers, who included, Bob Rock (Aerosmith, Bon Jovi, Metallica, Tal Bachman,) Peter Karroll (Bif Naked/ Karroll Bros) Mike Fraser (ACDC, Aerosmith, Motley Crew, Cinderella) Martin Shaer (Brian Adams, Sweeney Todd) Tom Lavin, (Powder Blues).
As a Concert Promoter – John produced or co-produced numerous concert events featuring Chicago, ZZ Top, Lynyrd Skynyrd, INXS, Cheap Trick, Paul Rodgers, Tom Cochrane, Loverboy, Chilliwack, Prism, Amanda Marshall, Feist, 38 Special, Steppenwolf, Colin James, Lou Gramm (Foreigner), Mark Farner (Grand Funk), , the Beach Boys, America, Reba McEntire, Harlequin, Headpins, and Streetheart, LeAnn Rimes, Evanescence & The Game
John continues to perform with the Bay Island Rockers plus record with the Karroll Brothers.
Steve Campbell – A multi-instrumentalist & vocalist, recording artist that plays harmonica, guitar, slide resonator, square neck dobro, keyboards, and lap steel.
Steve is a veteran of the Vancouver RnB music scene and is a renowned top touring musician, live performer, and exceptional intenational talent! Steve Campbell has been playing music from a young age. He started out playing piano and later took up guitar. Always a fan of the blues, he started playing blues harp as a teenager. He has played with a variety of bands over the years, including The Resonators, Highway 99, Rule 62 plus is founding member of the Bay Island Rockers performing in Canada, USA & Caribbean.
Alex Nome, Guitar, Vocals, Recording Artist, Songwriter, Touring musician
Alex is a “super talent” & live performer. Alex’s vocal stylings & range are compared to legendary vocalists from Journey & Boston. Alex is an excellent studio musician singer/songwriter & recording artist with top BC bands; Ludo, Caragana, Moments, Scissorkick & Ace. The Moments album has been released on Spotify & iTunes. In addition to performing as a guest vocalist / musician with the Bay Island All Stars, Alex performs with top Okanagan band ACE. ACE consist of 3 top musicians playing their guitars, having fun with an eclectic range of popular songs spanning the last several decades. All members of ACE have been around the Okanagan music scene for years, and have played in various bands including Rumble100, Scissorkick, and Proper Man to name a few! Although veterans of the stage; it was back yard BBQ’s and beach parties where the three friends culminated their acoustic sound and three-piece harmonies.