Pick Of The Day (Tomorrow Edition): Lucas Chaisson

Just 19 years old, Chaisson already has an EP (A Far Cry From) and two full-length albums (No Loitering and Growing Pains) to his credit. The latter two both received nominations in the Young Performer of the Year category at the Canadian Folk Music Awards, and the Alberta-based Chaisson has also garnered a fair bit of attention on the western Canadian folk festival circuit.

Wednesday night he’s in town to play a show at Bushwakker Brew Pub (9 p.m. start). To give you a sense of what he’s like, here’s video of him performing the title track off Growing Pains at a 2012 show at a Calgary pub:

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