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Festival Chants de Vielles – 20 years of music at a human scale

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Twenty years ago, Nicolas Boulerice and Olivier Demers shoveled out manure from some barns in Calixa-Lavallée, QC, to host the first Festival Chants de...

Day 3 at the Springtide Music Festival in Uxbridge, ON

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For the third and final day of Springtide, I stayed at the Second Wedge Brewery’s outdoor stage – despite intermittent and at times quite...

Day 2 at the Spring Tide Music Festival in Uxbridge, ON

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It was my first time at the Second Wedge brewery in Uxbridge, and the smallish, two-level space – with a large patio and windows...

Day 1 at the Spring Tide Music Festival in Uxbridge, ON

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It’s my first time at the Uxbridge Music Hall, and it’s a gorgeous old venue with a semi-circular balcony in a town hall style...

Springtide Music Festival offers a chance to catch up with Moonfruits

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While I’m looking forward to stage-hopping at The Springtide Music Festival 2024 (kudos to director Tania Joy and team for organizing another great lineup)...

Julian Taylor to debut new single at this weekend’s Springtide Music Festival

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As the festival season is fast approaching, I keep seeing ads and posts about a relatively new festival happening in Uxbridge, ON. The Springtide Music...

Jerry Cans alum Gina Burgess releases contemplative new single from ISNOW

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There’s nothing all that bluesy or melancholy about “Kingsburg Blues,” the new single by ECMA Fusion Recording of the Year-winner Gina Burgess, although it...

Angelique Francis releases a new single, ‘Train Coming,’ and announces tour dates

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As she combines authentic blues, soul and gospel influences with smooth, rock-infused electric guitars, Juno Award winning artist Angelique Francis delivers a captivating performance...

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The Chat Room: David Picco

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It’s safe to say that we’ve all been through some changes over the past few years, but for singer-songwriter David Picco, some major upheavals...

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Album review: Miscellany of Folk – Atlantic Sounds

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Gordy the moose reviews some of his favourite new submissions to the Roots Music Canada virtual mailbox. This lovely trans-Atlantic collaboration brings together Newfoundland multi-instrumentalist Billy...

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