Melissa Mannett - Live at The Capitol
- January 13, 2018 - Showtime: 9:00pm
Melissa Mannett is a passionate singer/songwriter from Regina who loves to make a scene on stage.
Melissa Mannett is a pop and country singer/songwriter born in Nova Scotia and raised in Regina Saskatchewan where she calls home.
Recognized for her dynamic lead vocals in local Regina bands 'Wildfire' (country/rock) and 'Mascara' (pop/rock) since 2005, she has performed for thousands of party goers and music lovers of all kinds across Western Canada.
In addition to the two bands, Melissa also plays regular acoustic duo shows showcasing her original music alongside the unrivalled guitar talents of Brad Papp, who is also an original member of both Wildfire and Mascara.
Melissa’s original music has received funding from Rawlco Radio and F.A.C.T.O.R for the production of her 2 albums – ‘Heroine’(2012) and self-titled EP(2009). She also enjoyed success with her single "Falling" which was awarded a VH1 songwriting award and received regular radio airplay. Melissa is currently in the studio recording new music which she is planning to release early 2018.
Some notable appearances include Craven Country Jamboree, Country Thunder, Canadian Western Agribition, Grey Cup Festival, The Queen City Exhibition, and regular spots at Regina bars Eldorado and The Pump Roadhouse. As well as opening slots for many artists like Jason Blaine, Collective Soul, 54-40,The Road Hammers, Aaron Pritchett, Sam Roberts, Bif Naked and The Trews.