About Paul Lambert
Paul Lambert has degrees in music education from the esteemed McGill University and from a Berklee College of Music affiliate. Paul has been playing, teaching, and producing music for over 15 years. During this time he has taught guitar, bass and drums to hundreds of students at ALL levels, both privately and various reputable music institutions. Paul has also had experience as a guest music clinician for colleges and high schools around BC, such as Selkirk College and McMath High School.
As well as being a full time music instructor, Paul is an active recording artist and producer, and was previously the lead guitarist, frontman and songwriter for the highly acclaimed 99.3 The Fox SEEDS winning band City Walls. Paul recently embarked on his journey as a solo artist, releasing his first solo record, Sweet Relief, in January 2017.
Paul and his band have played to sold out venues such as the Commodore Ballroom, The Vogue Theatre, and the Vancouver Convention Centre, opening up for acts such as The Sheepdogs, The Trews, and Young the Giant. At the age of 16 years old, Paul won the Rock 101.1 Joe Satriani Guitar Competition, winning his signature guitar. Paul is currently endorsed by Graphtech Guitar Labs, Reverend Guitars and Traynor Amps.
Praise for Paul Lambert & City Walls:
“With any band, it begins and ends with great songs. [City Walls] has been able to stand out and prove they can stand above the rest. I’m really proud of what they’ve accomplished so far and I’m excited about the year we’re going to spend helping develop this act” —Chris “Dunner” Duncombe, Program Director, 99.3 The Fox
“Voted the Vancouver-based indie-rock quintet best local band over Black Mountain, AK-747s, and Mother Mother” —Westender
“The praise for City Walls is virtually everywhere these days and the accolades are clear testament to their genre-bending performances… I now count myself as a very big fan” —Joe Leary, TV Week
“The quality of the songwriting and the authority in which the five are sung and played get the antenna up.” One of the 10 Best Local CDS (thus far) of 2011 — Tom Harrison, The Province
“On the fast track to fame…already a hit” — Rebecca Bollwitt, Miss 604
“This is a band that deserves their ever growing popularity…they have me hooked” — RockStar Weekly
“Known for its energetic performances and technical musicianship… City Walls has acquired a loyal following and has been drawing large crowds…making people take serious notice. Needless to say, Louder Than Love’s road is only just beginning” — Guttersnipe Magazine
“Such a vibrant and intriguing mix of styles you might just keep Dark Days on continuous repeat…Paul Lambert is a consummate front man, offering compelling songwriting, searing guitar work and vocals” — Wildy’s World
“Melodic with good time changes and strong songwriting skills, this band is going places” — North by East West