A Little Bit of History
Aerik Watson is a solo singer, guitar and keyboard player with a wide variety of musical genres to choose from.
Playing everything from 50s and 60s Rock and Folk to 80s, 90s and more current Rock and Country, Classic Country tunes and Old Time Standards.
Aerik first began playing piano and singing as a young child. In High School he started playing with his first band and was performing with bands through the late 1980s 1990s. Aerik has been a solo performer since 2018.
In the early 2000s, Aerik was hurt in a martial arts sparring match and his throat was badly injured. For the next decade or so, he was unable to sing and walked away from music.
In 2018, he finally was able to come back to his music, though no longer able to sing as well as he once did, he has spent the last 4 years working on strengthening his voice and increasing his musical repertoire.
These days you can find him playing his one-man show in locations in and around the Ottawa Valley, where he grew up.