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Tom Coxworth recaps the Canmore Folk Festival (Aug. 3-5)

It’s all in the rearview mirror as I head back to Calgary. The 42nd Annual Canmore Folk Festival was another smashing success. As always the weather played a major role, and this year, the sultry temps with a modest breeze ...
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The Canmore Folk Music Festival – Tom Coxworth’s recap

It starts with the 90-minute road-trip toward the Rockies – an annual trek I have made for 27 years.   The tradition for the past twelve of those years has been to do a live broadcast of The Celtic Show ...
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Janis Ian by the numbers

Janis Ian wrote her first song at twelve, published at thirteen, went Number One at fifteen, and was a has-been at sixteen. That’s the way she tells the story of her fifty years as a songwriter, activist, performer extraordinaire, guitarist ...