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Check out ‘The Sellout’ from Maple Blues Award-winner Miss Emily’s ...

Multi-award winning soul and blues singer-songwriter Miss Emily has released a live version of her beloved 2014 single release, ”The Sellout.” It’s not a one-off; the song is featured on the Kingston-based artist Emily Fennell’s first-ever live album release, Live ...
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Ottawa’s HemlockHotel offer insight into ‘America’ with their latest single

Ottawa-based folk-rock band HemlockHotel are singing of “America” on their new single. The latest single from the band’s self-titled album, released last month, “America” is about growing up and wondering if you’re bound to repeat the life of your ancestors. ...
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The Fugitives reimagine WWI trench songs on their brand new ...

Award-winning Canadian folk collective the Fugitives have thumbed through extensive archives to raise and reimagine the past in this, their new album, Trench Songs. “Trench songs were written by frontline soldiers during WWI,” Brendan McLeod explained of the concept behind ...
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Murray McLauchlan addresses racism on his new double single

Canadian Country Music Hall of Famer and 11-time Juno winner Murray McLauchlan challenged himself to look within before entering the conversation about systemic racism, privilege, and economic disparity on this, his new double-single, “The One Percent / I Live On ...
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Saint John duo Tomato/Tomato are ‘Chasing Rainbows’ with their new ...

Saint John, NB folk and roots duo Tomato/Tomato have been “Chasing Rainbows” when it comes to their new single. The track is the first to land from their forthcoming album, It’ll Come Around, set for release Friday, and was penned ...
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Sultans of String’s ‘Refuge’ is raising awareness of the world’s ...

For their latest release, Canadian world music collective Sultans of String set out to raise awareness of the nearly 26 million refugees currently stateless and away from their homes in a project centred around the positive contributions of new immigrants. ...
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Indie folk-pop collective Bent Roads Tavern revisits fan faves with ...

The Canadian collective that is Bent Roads Tavern are revisiting their campus days with the issue of some completely remastered and restored works in the form of The Legend of Bent Roads Tavern Volume 3 & 4 — and the ...
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Imogen Joy evokes Leonard Cohen and sings to her muse ...

Canadian alt-folk singer-songwriter, poet and producer Imogen Joy summons a muse all her own with the release of her new single, “My Marianne.” “This song is about dipping into different memories,” Imogen said. “I say, ‘Do our little moments blur?’ ...
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White Lightning strikes with the release of Mary Garnett Edwards’ ...

White Lightning has struck with the release of Canadian singer-songwriter Mary Garnett Edwards’ new album. Featuring lyrics seasoned by a life lived in the crooks and crannies of human experience, White Lightning lands with a raw intensity forged by the ...
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Singer-songwriter Shane Cloutier is ‘Catching Up’ with his new single

Canadian folk rock singer-songwriter Shane Cloutier sets down the weight of emotional baggage with his new single, “Catching Up.” “This song is one that many, if not all, people can relate to,” the Collingwood-based artist said. “The human element of ...