With 3 lead singers and multi-instrumentalists, XPRIME is Canada’s ultimate party/cover band! Boasting the versatility of 3 different lead vocal styles, guitar, bass, drums, keyboards, as well as professional sound engineering, this energetic trio is guaranteed to get your party started and heat up the dancefloor! Hailing from the Niagara Region, XPRIME has over 13 years of experience performing on stages across North America, having played such festivals as Osheaga & Niagara Falls’ NYE Concerts, opening for Weezer, The Black Keys, Keith Urban & more as their touring/recording alter-ego James Blonde. With Phil Taylor on drums, Neil Carson on bass/keys and Steph Mercier on guitar, there is no audience they can't dazzle with their upbeat performances and vocal-heavy renditions of popular songs ranging from the 60's to today. Whether it's rock, pop, motown, funk, disco, R&B, blues or indie, they can do it all!  

Formed in 2009, the band has accrued years of experience and practice as both a touring/recording act (James Blonde)  and moonlighting as a cover band (XPRIME), having played an average of  over 185 shows per year to hone in their chops and become one of the tightest live bands in Canada. XPRIME’s song list is ever changing to keep things fresh, but the party vibe is always consistent. The band is available to play weddings, corporate events, private parties & more – for the best party band/live experience around, book XPRIME today!

For Booking/pricing, contact Philip Taylor at: xprime@live.ca or call: (289) 968-7445

XPRIME (from L-R): Steph, Neil & Phil