Formed in 1995, weaselhead is an Ottawa, Ontario based band that plays a unique brand of melodic alternative/progressive rock. The music of weaselhead contains a variety of
influences and styles, from electronic to classical, blues to guitar rock, that are fused together to create the distinctive weaselhead sound. The band has released three CDs, A Residential School Story in 2011, refugees of romance in 2006 and distress signals on random frequencies in 2003.
In 2006, weaselhead was a final nominee for "Best Rock CD" for the Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards. At the 2006 Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards weaselhead was nominated for "Best Group or Duo", and Wayne Restoule was also nominated for "Best Producer/Engineer".
In 2007 weaselhead was nominated for their album "refugees of romance" in the Indian Summer Music Awards in Milwaukee, Wisconson.
In 2011 A Residential School Story was nominated for two Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards for Best Rock CD and Best Cover Design.
weaselhead has also been nominated for Best Rock Album, Best Group or Duo, Best Song Single and Best Producer/Engineer in the 2011 Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards for A Residential School Story.
Mathieu Courchene Vocals
Carey Calder Bass, vox
Noel Habel Drums, Percussion
Wayne Restoule Composer, Guitars, Keyboards, Vocals