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Cranbrook folk-rock band in top 20 on CBC's Searchlight Radio West Competition. Vote early and vote often — round two ends March 3.

  • Mar. 1, 2013 5:00 p.m.
The Good Ol' Goats: Joelle Winkel

The Good Ol' Goats: Joelle Winkel

Up and coming Cranbrook band The Good Ol’ Goats has made it to the top 20 in CBC’s Searchlight: Radio West competition, a search for the best local talent in B.C.’s Okanagan, Interior and north. Voting is open until Sunday, March 3, at midnight and you can vote once a day at www.music.cbc.ca/#/Searchlight-Radio-West. There is also a link on the Townsman’s Facebook page. The bluegrass alt-folk band is made up of Mount Baker Secondary School students Joelle Winkel on shaker and backing vocals, Nolan Ackert on lead vocals, banjo and guitar, Angus MacDonald on mandolin, backing vocals and fiddle, Theo Moore on standup bass and backing vocals, Julian Bueckert on drums and Angus Liedtke on guitar, dobro, banjo, harmonica and vocals.

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