Porkbelly Futures

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Porkbelly Futures
Origin Canada
Genres Blues
Years active 2005 (2005)–present
Labels Opening Night Recordings, Wildflower Records, Cordova Bay
  • Stuart Laughton
  • Chas Elliott
  • Rebecca Campbell
  • Martin Worthy
  • Teddy Leonard
Past members

Porkbelly Futures is a Canadian blues music group.[1]

They consisted of former lead singer Paul Quarrington (1953-2010),[2] was a writer and filmmaker; guitarist/harmonica player Stuart Laughton, bass player Chas Elliott (Toronto Symphony) and vocalist Rebecca Campbell. Martin Worthy (drums/vocals/guitar) replaced Quarrington, while guitarist Teddy Leonard also joined. Richard Bell played keyboards until his death in 2007.

Their first album, Way Past Midnight, was released by Opening Night Recordings and Judy Collins's Wildflower Records and spent six months on the American roots/blues charts. The band's second album, Porkbelly Futures, was released in April 2008 on Cordova Bay Records. Their latest CD, The Crooked Road, was released November 2010 on Cordova Bay Records.


  • 2005: Way Past Midnight[3]
  • 2008: The Porkbelly Futures[3]
  • 2010: The Crooked Road[3]


  1. ^ "Porkbelly Futures Artist Page". CBC Radio 3. Retrieved 9 February 2012. 
  2. ^ "Ten Reasons Paul Quarrington Was Cool | Chart Attack". Chart Attack. 2010-01-21. Retrieved 2017-01-10. 
  3. ^ a b c "Porkbelly Futures Discography". Allmusic. Retrieved 9 February 2012.