The Jerry Cans
“Robust roots-rock, gruff Inuk throat singing, beery Celtic punk… There’s plenty in this ensemble’s tank”.
– The Globe & Mail
The Jerry Cans create music inspired by their hometown of Iqaluit, Nunavut, and life in the Canadian Arctic. With a unique mix of traditional Inuit throat singing and folk-rock sung in the Indigenous language of Inuktitut, The Jerry Cans are a distinctly Northern sound. The band is passionate about helping to preserve the Inuktitut language and are committed to challenging common misconceptions about life in the North. Their reputation for infectious, high-energy performances has audiences across the globe catching catch a glimpse of life in the Arctic. The band has toured extensively, released three albums and garnered fans and media attention from around the world. The Jerry Cans are Juno nominated and Canadian Folk Music Award winners.