Bernie LaBarge (blues, rock)
Bernie LaBarge (born March 11, 1953) is a guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Born in Ottawa, Ontario, LaBarge began studying guitar at age 11, shortly after seeing The Beatles perform on The Ed Sullivan Show, February 9, 1964. He has been playing professionally since 1967. He was the frontman and/or guitarist for many popular bands in Ontario, (Bond, Rain, Sweet Blindness, Zwol, Stem, Stingaree, George Olliver). He was nominated for Most Promising Male Vocalist at the 1984 Juno Awards for his album entitled Barging In.