Rowan Sherlock

Having moved to Newfoundland from Ireland in 2017, Rowan Sherlock is a trained Classical Violinist and pianist; having studied his craft in Waterford Institute of Technology Music School in Ireland for over 20 years. Rowan then went on to undertake a BA in Music Composition and Classical Violin performance and finally completing his Masters Degree in Music Composition and Classical violin. Rowan has since toured the world extensively before making Newfoundland his home

Jeff Kinsman
Wayne James

Wayne comes from Little Bay Islands and is a multi-instrumentalist as well as a prolific song writer. Wayne has been on the local music scene for the past 20 years having played with many different bands. Rugged Shores was created based on the musical partnership between Wayne and Jim that began in their years playing with the band Siochana.

Evan AuCoin

Evan comes from the outport town of Bay De Verde where is love of all musical styles was fostered.  Evan is a seasoned performer and recording artist as well as a talented song writer.  Evan provides passionate vocals and and agressive driving musical style to give the band a wide appeal.  Evan will normally have his Mandolin in hand but his Guitar and Harmonica are never far away.

Jim Feehan

Jim is from the lovel town of Outer Cove, NL.  Having played in several bands over the years including St. James gate of Alberta and Siochana of St. John's Jim has plenty of experience on stage.  On top of his band experience, Jim has been a solo entertainer across the country for over 25 years giving him a large selection of songs to share with you.  While providing backing guitar for Rugged Shores is Jim's main job its his strong vocals which normally stand out in the band.

Bryan Efford