The Fishin’ Musicians

The Fishin’ Musicians: Top Tunes


Want to know more about Outdoor Canada’s Fishin’ Musicians? Check out a few of their tunes, along with their all-time favourite fishing songs.

And of course, be sure to check out their list of 74 fishing hot spots. We’ll be adding to it all spring and summer

Paul Brandt

Brandt performs: “Get a Bed,” 2014


Brandt’s favourite fishing song: “Fishin’ In The Dark” by Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Clifton Murray

Murray performs with The Tenors: “Under One Sky,” 2015

Murray’s favourite fishing song: “Gone Fishing,” by Chris Rea


Donnie Walsh

Downchild Blues Band performs: “I Got Everything I Need (Almost),” 2013 (live)

Walsh’s favourite fishing song: “Gone Fishing” by Downchild Blues Band

Jimmy Flynn

Flynn performs: “The Jimmy Flynn Show,” 2008 (live)

Steve Patenaude

Patenaude performs with Eleven Past One: “The World Is Ours,” 2013

Patenaude’s favourite fishing song: “Fishin’ In The Dark” by Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Codie Prevost

Prevost performs: “All Kinds of Crazy,” 2014

Prevost’s favourite fishing song: “Fishin’ In The Dark” by Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Del Barber

Barber performs: “The Waitress,” 2012

Barber’s favourite fishing song: “Fishin’ Blues” by Taj Mahal

Amos Garrett

Garrett performs (with Cathy St. Germain): “Midnight at the Oasis,” 2013 (live)

Garrett’s favourite fishing song: “Wrong Lake to Catch a Fish” by Chuck Willis

Chris Coole

Coole performs: “Wild Bill Jones,” 2012 (live)

Coole’s favourite fishing song: “It’s My Lazy Day” by Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard

The Radnecks

The Radnecks on BC Outdoors Sport Fishing

The Radnecks’ favourite fishing song: “Free Falling” by Tom Petty

David Wilkie

Wilkie and Cowboy Celtic perform: “The Cowboy’s Lament (The Bard Of Armagh),” 2014

Wilkie’s favourite fishing song: “Tempting the Salmon to Come to the Fly” by Cowboy Celtic

P.J. Perry

Perry’s favourite fishing song: “I’m Gonna Go Fishin’” by Duke Ellington and Peggy Lee

Matt Hart

Hart performs with Fish On: “Casting Call” 2015

Hart’s favourite fishing song: “Gone Fishin’” by Bing Crosby and Louis Armstrong

Jim McLennan

McLennan performs: “Sweet Tooth,” 2012 (live)

McLennan’s favourite fishing song: “Deep River Blues” by Doc Watson

Scott Goudie

Goudie performs (with Neil Bishop): “Senstiive Kind,” 1997 (live)

Goudie’s favourite fishing song: Tie between “Fishin’ Blues” by Taj Mahal…

…and “Gone Fishing,” by Chris Rea