Monthly Archives: October 2022

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Here are your 2023 Canadian Folk Music Award nominees

The Canadian Folk Music Awards today announced the nominees for the 2023 awards, which will be handed out in Vancouver between March 31 and April 2 next year. Here’s the full list.  Congratulations to all!  Children’s Album of the Year ...
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Sultans of String will launch Sanctuary Nov. 4 in Toronto

Sultans of String is preparing to officially launch the Sanctuary album at the Jane Mallett Theatre in Toronto on Nov. 4. The event, part of the Canadian Arab Orchestra’s Festival of Arabic Music & Arts, will feature the core members ...
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If you haven’t heard Francesca Panetta’s ‘So Few Words (love ...

Loving someone intensely is both exhilarating and scary as hell, and when you throw in a tendency towards anxiety and depression, the stakes can feel even higher. Which is what “So Few Words (love letter)” by Toronto-based indie folk-pop artist ...
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How moving to northern Ontario inspired Hannah Shira Naiman’s new ...

It was a dark time for many of us. One by one, concerts and dances were canceled as COVID-19 spread. Hannah Shira Naiman recalls feeling hopeful that the spread of the virus would remain contained in countries and communities far ...
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Celebrating 20 years of Le Vent du Nord

It’s been a pretty momentous year for Le Vent Du Nord. The 20th anniversary of the band’s founding has been marked not only by a rousing return to touring the world following the two years of Covid-19 lockdowns, but also ...