"Rheaume has an undeniably powerful voice that fits perfectly with her self-written material, or any other song she chooses to perform. Like a light switch, Rheaume can go from a bright comforting harmony to a dark hard edge at the crowd's request." - Capital Xtra
Hundreds of shows, fans and great stories are bringing Amanda Rheaume to life on the entertainment scene. Having just won $40,000 in Ottawa's "Big Money Shot" talent showdown, Amanda is rapidly solidifying her position in rising to the front of the pack of up and coming female artists in Canada. Determination, courage and strength typifies the high energy and musically rich and diverse live performance Amanda has perfected.
Over the past three years Amanda has received critical acclaim from media across the country, opening for bands like The White Stripes, The Trews, Sloan, Jeff Martin and Ani DiFranco to name a few. Her early performing days go as far back as 1999 sharing the stage with veterans Sarah MacLachlan, The Dixie Chicks, and The Indigo Girls at Lilith Fair in Toronto. "To share the stage with these people and connect to their audience is a challenge, and they've embraced me. It's so amazing that such a variety of crowds have taken to my music so well."