Skip to content

'Super group' Tommy Youngsteen to rock main stage at Roots North

To accommodate the band’s 'high-powered ensemble', the auditorium will be reconfigured to include a dance floor, officials say of April 21 event
Toronto super-group, Tommy Youngsteen, will perform at St. Paul’s Centre as part of the main stage lineup for this year's Roots North Music Festival.

The Roots North Music Festival is thrilled to welcome Toronto super group, Tommy Youngsteen to their St. Paul’s Centre main stage lineup.

Tommy Youngsteen is a Toronto-based classic rock supergroup featuring members and alumni from Juno-winning bands The Sam Roberts Band, Stars, The Arkells, The Trews, July Talk, and The Serena Ryder Band. They pay tribute to the legendary music of Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen, The Band, Fleetwood Mac, Neil Young, and many more.

Over the last 10 years, its members have logged well over 5,000 shows with their respective groups, from Canada all the way to Japan, and have shared the bill and opened for artists such as Paul McCartney, The Eagles, Aerosmith, The Rolling Stones, AC/DC and Coldplay, just to name a few. As well as made appearances on Late Night with David Letterman, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Conan O'Brien Show and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.

With the announcement of Tommy Youngsteen, the Roots North Music Festival is also excited to introduce an adjustment to the main stage auditorium space on Friday, April 21.

To accommodate the band’s high-powered ensemble and the inevitable eruption of dancing from Tommy Youngsteen’s performance, the St Paul’s auditorium will have a dance floor available with a smaller seating section. When Tommy Youngsteen hits the stage, their rhythm and energy will get you moving, twisting and twirling!

Weekend passes are available for $65 for two full nights of main stage performances, including Tommy Youngsteen, Kellie Loder, Michael Kaeshammer and more, on Friday, April 21 and Saturday, April 22, 2023. To purchase tickets go to the website.