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How Stratford is keeping the summer festival vibe alive

Jan Vanderhorst hosts Just Us Folk, on CKPC, Brantford.  You can catch him Saturdays from 3 to 5 p.m and Sundays from 9 to 11 a.m.  This year’s coronavirus pandemic has wreaked havoc on every part of our lives. From ...
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Lynn Miles talks about her brand new album, We’ll Look ...

Jan Vanderhorst hosts Just Us Folk, on CKPC, Brantford.  You can catch him Saturdays from 3 to 5 p.m and Sundays from 9 to 11 a.m. The mark of achievement for any performing artist is longevity, the ability to create ...
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How 100 Mile House have captured the struggle to start ...

Jan Vanderhorst hosts Just Us Folk, on CKPC, Brantford.  You can catch him Saturdays from 3 to 5 p.m and Sundays from 9 to 11 a.m. Since the days of Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, Laura Nyro and the like, the ...
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A brief history of David Bradstreet as he releases Best ...

Jan Vanderhorst hosts Just Us Folk, on CKPC, Brantford.  You can catch him Saturdays from 3 to 5 p.m and Sundays from 9 to 11 a.m. “When we were doing those early big releases, we were paying hundreds of dollars ...
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After a decade apart and a cancer scare, it’s a ...

“It’s as much a family as a band, you might say at this point. It just feels right to play together.” For guitarist Dave Clarke of the Montreal trio Steel Rail, a separation of about eight years from band-mates Tod ...
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Julian Taylor talks about The Ridge with Jan Vanderhorst

For Toronto singer-songwriter Julian Taylor, his latest solo album, The Ridge, is a breakthrough, garnering acclaim across Canada and as far away as Australia. Glide Magazine recently called it, “one of the strongest Americana recordings we’ve heard to date.” Folk DJ ...
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Folk music, the novel: Scott Alarik’s “Revival”

Scott Alarik knows the folk music world from just about every side. He’s a singer-songwriter with five albums to his credit, he’s been the principal folk music writer for the Boston Globe for over 20 years and is a regular ...