Member Profile

Mike Erb

Twas Now
Canadian Roots Music

Biography - 2019

Husband and wife duo Mike & Diana Erb perform a blend of traditional and original country / roots music with a vintage acoustic sound and honey-sweet vocal harmonies, paying homage to the music of The Carter Family, Louvin Brothers, Hank Williams, and the greats of days gone by.

Twas Now's debut album "Old Fashioned Way" was nominated for a Canadian Folk Music Award 2018 in the in the Traditional Singer category. "Old Fashioned Way" was recorded at The Drive Shed Studio with Juno award winning engineer / producer John (Beetle) Bailey. The album features some of Canada's most highly regarded country musicians including: Shane Guse (Western Swing Authority, Dean Brody), Matthew Lima (Western Swing Authority), Steve Wood (Shannon Lyon).

Twas Now continues to deliver a high calibre performance, showcasing exceptional musicianship through their pure vocal harmonies and authentic guitar-stylings. They anticipate the release of their sophomore album - a collection of original songs in the roots / folk tradition - in Spring 2019.