La Patente

A brand new group from Fredericton, La Patente, has recently been charming music lovers with their great music. Their first album was released on November 25, 2021. The group members are Acadian, in their mid-30s and come from Madawaska in north west New Brunswick. They now live in Fredericton for work... and music! They are seasoned artists who have previously worked in various other bands. During the pandemic they came together to create a new group, write songs and record them.

Group members include Marc Colecchio (lead vocals and guitar), Mathieu Émond (banjo and vocals) and Marc-André Godin (bass and vocals). Jeremy Ouellette, on drums, joins them for their shows. The album was created by Mathieu Émond and Marc Colecchio and was recorded in Mathieu Émond’s recording studio in Fredericton. Mathieu is also responsible for the sound recording and mixing.