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KT ANTLER & KYLE MCKEY

Kt and Kyle grew up in Sault Ste. Marie and are well known and admired local musicians, who played in numerous bands and as solo artists in the Sault Music Scene from the early to mid 2000’s. They relocated to the Ottawa Valley in 2014 but look forward to every chance they get to come home to participate on the Sault’s Summer Festival Stage. They are very happy to be able to participate in this year’s virtual Rotaryfest!

This dynamic duo joined forces in 2010 and have been making music ever since. They were part of local bands, Hat Trik, Full Circle and The Pocket. This highly sought after act currently play throughout the Ottawa Valley at various charitable events, weddings, clubs, and have a weekly summer residency at the renowned Wilderness Tours Adventure Resort on the Ottawa River where they entertain visitors from all over the world. Both Kt and Kyle have performed at Northern Opry Country Music shows and Kyle was inducted into the Great Northern Opry in 2014.

Kt Antler, who is known for her powerful vocals, started gracing stages at the age of 8 when she began participating in community musical theatre productions and at age 12 began fronting the popular Mike Cases Jr. All Stars band . As a solo act, Kt performed at the local Canada Day celebrations, Bon Soo opening ceremonies and the Sault’s Summer Concert Series. She was a regular at The Steamy Bean Coffee House and has won several singing competitions throughout Ontario and Michigan.

Talented guitarist, Kyle McKey began playing guitar at the age of 10 in the band Bad Mood Daddy, with his dad Fred and brother Dean, and has gone on to play in well known local bands such as Sailor’s Tongue, Mocombo, Asylum Country, Turner UP!, Edge City  and many more.  He is currently a professional musician and music teacher. His band The Emtees, who will be releasing their first LP soon, play throughout the Ottawa Valley. Kyle is also a “hired gun” guitarist and vocalist playing with numerous bands and touring Quebec, Southern and Eastern Ontario.

You can follow Kyle on Facebook at The Emtees Music.