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Canadian Folk Music Awards submission deadline extended

  The Canadian Folk Music Awards have extended their submission deadline to July 15 at 5 p.m. ET. The previous deadline was tomorrow. “Due to the extraordinary circumstances the global pandemic has created for our community, the CFMAs have decided ...
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Nominations are open for the Canadian Folk Music Awards’ Slaight ...

The board of the Canadian Folk Music Awards has announced that it is now accepting applications for the Slaight Music Unsung Hero Award. The application deadline for this category is Aug. 31, 2021.  Please note that this is later than ...
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Submissions open for Canadian Folk Music Awards, fees reduced!

  Submissions are now open for the 17th edition of the Canadian Folk Music Awards, with early bird rates on until May 30. Canadian artists who have released recordings between May 1, 2020 and June 30, 2021 are eligible to ...
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Home Routes has announced its next series of online concerts

Winnipeg’s premiere house concert network, is thrilled to present our latest series of Home Routes Online #StayAtHomeRoutes shows – all of which are fully produced, and presented live. On May 4,  Jonathan Byrd, Ivan Coyote & Crys Matthews swap songs ...
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The Ottawa Grassroots Festival has announced this year’s lineup

The ninth annual Ottawa Grassroots Festival takes place over the weekend of Friday, April 23 through Sunday, April 25, as a virtual event this year, providing an opportunity to extend the festival’s reach to the public both nationally and globally. ...
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Wow! Check out the Canadian Folk Music Awards performer ...

The Canadian Folk Music Awards are excited to announce the full line-up and programming schedule for the 2021 awards week, featuring six virtual shows in all that will include 33 nominee performances over the course of five days. The 16th ...
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The Winnipeg Crankie festival is streaming well beyond Winnipeg this ...

Winnipeg house concert network Home Routes/Chemin Chez Nous is thrilled to present the 2021 Winnipeg Crankie Festival, streaming online for FREE this weekend. The festival celebrates crankies, which are the forerunner of modern film, and combines visual art, music and ...
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Susan Crowe, Lynn Miles and Shari Ulrich are playing a ...

Winnipeg-based house concert network Home Routes / Chemin Chez Nous is thrilled to present the Mavens – Susan Crowe, Lynn Miles and Shari Ulrich – on Sunday, March 28 at 2 p.m. CT. Join a Canadian trio of consummate songwriters, ...
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Home Routes presents the Stay at Home Troubadour Review triple ...

Home Routes is thrilled to present a stay-at-home concert stream featuring three great songwriters who’ve worked and played extensively together as co-writers and fellow travellers and who perform songs they’ve written with each other, for each other, and on each ...
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Home Routes has announced its ticketed online concert series for ...

Winnipeg-based house concert network Home Routes /Chemin Chez Nous is now offering online ticketed shows for the fall 2020 season. Produced in collaboration with the Calgary Folk Club, these first ever global shows will allow fans to engage with the ...