Rugged Little Thing

SK
Genre: Old Time Folk Bluegrass
In 2014, Jille Shotton, was making her way across Canada to attend various bluegrass festivals, and when she arrived at the Northern Lights Bluegrass and Old Time Music Festival in northern Saskatchewan, she fell in love with the music community and very shortly after, she fell in love with her now husband, and musical partner, Ryan Shotton.
After Jille Proposed to Ryan on stage, Rugged Little Thing recorded their first self-titled album, got married, recorded 3 music videos and played at 12 music festivals the following summer. Some of these festivals include The Northern Lights Bluegrass and Old Time Music Festival, All Folked up, Saskatoon Jazz Fest and Napatak Ramble.
Since the release of “Fare Thee Well” in 2018, Saskatoon’s Rugged Little Thing has toured from the islands in BC all the way to Montreal and continue to charm audiences in homes, theatres, stages, and festivals across Canada.
Performances
Date Show
January 26, 2020 Buena Vista
January 28, 2020 Fort Qu’Appelle
January 29, 2020 Swan River
January 30, 2020 The Pas
January 31, 2020 Flin Flon Murton
February 2, 2020 Flin Flon Hemlock
February 3, 2020 Cranberry Portage
February 4, 2020 Carrot River
February 5, 2020 Greenwater Lake
February 6, 2020 Prince Albert
February 7, 2020 Melfort
February 8, 2020 Humboldt