Monthly Archives: April 2019

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Benjamin Dakota Rogers’ new album is out today!

  Benjamin Dakota Rogers’ brand new album, Better By Now, is out today, and Benjamin will kick off an extensive tour of Canada in support of it beginning with a CD release concert tomorrow at the venerable Hugh’s Room Live ...
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Submissions are now open for the Canadian Folk Music Awards

  Submissions are now open for the 15th edition of the Canadian Folk Music Awards, which will take place the weekend of April 3-4, 2020, in Charlottetown, PEI. The focus events consist of two awards weekend concerts, which are open ...
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This company is taking action to get more women & ...

  You might never have heard of Feisty Creative, but chances are, you’ve heard of their clients. They include Jann Arden, Spirit of the West, Kinnie Starr and the Jerry Cans among others. It turns out Feisty president and creative ...
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10 fun facts about Roots Music Canada in honour of ...

  Folks, today is a very special day for us here at Roots Music Canada:  it’s the first anniversary of our relaunch. The truth is, it’s hard to believe it’s only been a year because this site is so much ...
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Jay Aymar talks about his new live video for “The ...

  Folks, a lot of people are pretty impressed with Jay Aymar’s new album, Your Perfect Matador, and one of them is Roots Music Canada co-founder Andy Frank, my ol’ boss, who sang his praises of the album here last fall. ...
Album review

Le Vent du Nord – Territoires

  We are pretty sure there are lots of you out there who have been waiting with bated breath for this new recording from Le Vent du Nord, the preeminent progressive folk band out of Québec. Let this be your ...