Monthly Archives: August 2020

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Anything but gone: roots rockers the Actual Goners have ...

Roots rockers the Actual Goners are very much here with the release of their brand new self-titled EP ” and its single, “Cannonball.” “It’s an attempt to verbalize the feelings of restlessness I’ve experienced throughout my life,” said co-frontman Duncan ...
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Juno-winning blues man Paul Reddick releases a ‘love letter to ...

Juno Award-winning Toronto-based singer, songwriter and harmonica master Paul Reddick celebrates life’s bounties of great friendship, great music, and great surroundings in this, his new release — Alive in Italia — available now. “This record is somewhat of a love ...
Feature

The story behind the song: Tennyson King’s ‘Wild Rose’

For the past three years I have been taking off to the other side of the world during our Canadian winters to tour in warmer conditions.  In late October of last year, I was at Pearson Airport in Toronto waiting ...
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How’s everyone doing out there? Aug. 4 edition

The summer is a time when artists, fans and industry people would normally be gathering at summer festivals and catching up after months of not seeing each other. That’s just one part of the summer festival experience we’re missing out ...
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Jay Gavin – ‘Lost in Austin’

On Wednesday, we here at Roots Music Canada shared a stunningly beautiful piece of writing by Leslie Alexander that told the story of Jay Gavin. Jay is a musician from Tignish, PEI – he grew up in the vicinity of ...