About FS

The Folk Sinners are an Acid Folk band, showcasing a strong catalogue of original material. FS are located in Southern Ontario, Canada. Influences include Gram Parsons, Jimmy Reed, Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, McKinley Morganfield, Mavis Staples, John Cash, Tom Wilson, Emmylou Harris, Tim Gibbons, Howlin' Wolf, Dave Rave, Patsy Cline, Johnny Ballistic, Willie Dixon, John Martyn, Merle Haggard, Wanda Jackson, Jerry Reed, Chet Atkins, Mimi Shaw, Beck, Etta James, Keith Richards, Marty Stuart, ABB, Ma Rainey, Buddy Miller, Neil Young, Norton Buffalo and Joe Zuger (who should be in the HOF).

The Folk Sinners are:

  • Ralph Nicolle - Guitars and vocals
  • Ed Kopas - Guitars and vocals
  • Bruce Mallory - Bass and vocals
  • Robert Jarovi - Keyboards
  • Joe Gravina - Drums and Percussion

Review from Blues Hamilton Blog

Upcoming Shows

Summer Tour - stay tuned

Contact Us


Bruce Mallory (905) 869-0020
Ed Kopas (905) 536-2511