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Dispatches from the Mariposa Folk Festival – Day 3 (Sunday) daytime...

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Sunday mornings are by far my favourite time at folk festivals. I’ve had time to settle in. I’m right in the middle of the...

Dispatches from the Mariposa Folk Festival – Day 2 (Saturday) daytime...

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For weather watchers going into this weekend’s Mariposa Folk Festival — and who isn’t a weather watcher among festival goers and organizers —things looked...

Richard Barry’s must-see list for the Mariposa Folk Festival

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It had been a while since I'd attended a Mariposa Folk Festival prior to visiting the beautiful Tudhope Park site last year. I was reminded...

Album review: Lynne Hanson – Just a Poet

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Ottawa-based singer-songwriter Lynne Hanson has released her 10th studio album called Just a Poet. Lynne has again teamed up with producer Jim Bryson, who produced...

Concert review: Old Man Luedecke – April 16 at Hugh’s Room...

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Old Man Luedecke, also known as Christopher “Chris” Rudolph Luedecke, is an award-winning, banjo and guitar playing, singer-songwriter from Chester, NS. On April 16,...

Review: The annual Chris Langan Weekend – April 12-14 at the...

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For the past 33 years, members of Toronto’s Irish music community have faithfully staged a weekend gathering of fine playing and teaching called the...

Review: The Canadian Folk Music Awards – April 6-7 at the...

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The 19th annual Canadian Folk Music Awards (CFMAs) took place over the weekend of April 6-7 at the Majestic Theatre in St. John’s Newfoundland...

Another Bloody Folk Club brings the British folk revival vibe to...

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A few months ago, a friend asked me if I had yet checked out a folk music club in Toronto, endearingly called Another Bloody...

Concert review: Catherine MacLellan – March 26 at Hugh’s Room...

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On March 26, Prince Edward Island-based, multi-award-winning singer-songwriter Catherine MacLellan took the stage at Hugh’s Room in Toronto in front of a near-capacity crowd....

Concert review: Lonesome Ace Stringband – Feb. 17 at Hugh’s...

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Hugh’s Room in Toronto continues to roll out some incredible shows as it did on Feb. 17 with an outstanding performance by the Toronto-based...

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