Concert review

Festival des Festivals Trad En Direct – Mar. 28 on ...

What a fun day to be surfing Facebook Live! An online folk festival was taking place all day and into the wee hours of the evening, featuring some of the most venerated and talented members of the Québecois folklore community, ...
News

Here are your 2020 Canadian Folk Music Award winners

Two thumbs up to the Canadian Folk Music Awards for a tastefully-produced, fast-paced, 30-minute streaming awards show tonight that’s given a much-needed promotional boost to each of this year’s winners without taking too much time away from artists’ own efforts ...
Feature

Watch the Canadian Folk Music Awards online today!

Hats off to the Canadian Folk Music Awards for jumping into the new normal with both feet and making sure its awards ceremony, original scheduled for this weekend in Charlottetown, PEI, goes ahead in novel fashion here in the era ...
Exclusive preview!

Maya Rae – “Lonely Ones” video

Well here’s something I never saw coming (I mean, apart from, you know, everything).  I’m talking about jazzy teenage Vancouver chanteuse Maya Rae teaming up with veteran Nashville-based roots producer Steve Dawson for her new album, Can You See Me, ...
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Joe Nolan releases new single ‘Jaguar’ from upcoming LP Drifters

On his latest album, Drifters – due out May 8 on Fallen Tree Records – Edmonton, AB singer-songwriter Joe Nolan continues a remarkable creative run over the past two years, getting down to the bone with a 10-track predominantly acoustic ...
The artist's life

Tips for musicians during COVID-19… from a Canadian artist in ...

Canadian singer-songwriter Ember Swift has been living and working in Beijing for more than a decade and is now a veteran of weeks of isolation. She wrote this piece for us on how she’s coped as an artist.  You can ...
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