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Linda McRae – ‘Dimming of the Day’

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Linda McRae has a special place in our hearts here at Roots Music Canada, and not just because she's such a great person. Notwithstanding...

Folk Music Ontario conference travelogue: the Saturday night showcases

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6:25 p.m.: I've been lured back into the Vista Salon by the sounds of a boisterous brass band that seems way too fun to...

Folk Music Ontario conference travelogue: the Indigenous Artists showcase

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12:25 p.m.: Desiree Dorion has just wrapped up her set opening the Indigenous artists showcase, and her last number was a show-stopper called “Break...

The Folk Music Ontario conference: Friday evening showcase travelogue

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6:37 p.m. - I arrive at the official showcase in time to catch a man bun-sporting, suspender-wearing artist named Mister K. singing a sweet-sounding...

The Folk Music Ontario conference: the FMO award-winners showcase

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12:10 p.m.: I settle into the York Ballroom as Sarah Hiltz is setting up her song “Retching in the Wings,” inspired by Sinead O'Connor's...

Why Jan Hall’s Estelle Klein Award feels like a come-back of sorts

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Jan Hall spent the first six weeks of this summer in a very dark place. The chronic fatigue syndrome she has battled for the past...

Dirty Dishes’ new album In Sink is out today, and they cover Zeppelin!

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Lisa Olafson, Suzy Wilde and Alison Porter (ukulele, guitar and fiddle, respectively) come together with extraordinary energy and flare in their unforgettable ensemble Dirty...

Holy month of music at Vancouver’s Rogue Folk Club!

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Vancouver's Rogue Folk Club has really outdone itself for the coming month with seven - count 'em seven! - shows on the schedule for...

Listen to your 2019 Folk Music Ontario award-winners

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When the Folk Music Ontario conference unfolds in Mississauga this weekend, two of the highlights will undoubtedly be the Sunday morning awards brunch and...

Ted Ferris reviews the Troubadour Festival

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I was so impressed by the level of talent that Inside The Music was able to book for the inaugural Troubadour Festival in 2018...

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