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David Newland is releasing his new Northwest Passage-themed album Friday

  David Newland is a Canadian adventurer, writer and miner of song – and also the co-founder of this here web site – so we’re always excited when he puts out a new project. And that’s exactly what he’s doing ...
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David Kaufman once had a career as a folk singer; ...

Montreal-born, Toronto-based photographer, filmmaker and singer-songwriter David Kaufman is reviving the career as a folk singer that he enjoyed in the ‘60s with his superb debut album, Second Promise (Release date: May 10), a collection of songs created nearly 50 ...
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Allison Lupton is launching Words of Love on March 30

Allison Lupton is an accomplished singer-songwriter who performs self-penned and traditional songs with sensitivity and grace, while adding an extra dimension to her stage presence through her virtuoso flute playing. Born and raised on a second generation dairy farm in ...
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Farnaz Ohadi’s Persian flamenco will be one of your favourite ...

Tehran-born and now Vancouver-based artist Farnaz Ohadi is about to showcase her CFMA-nominated debut album Bird Dance for the first time outside of British Columbia. With the Bird Dance tour, Farnaz arrives on the national scene with a spellbinding story to ...
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Preview the Winterfolk Blues and Roots Festival this weekend in ...

Music fans will have a chance to get a sneak preview of what’s in store at the 17th annual Winterfolk Blues and Roots Festival when some of the finest folk, roots and blues artists will take the stage at St. ...
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12 days of Christmas: Check out Allison Lupton’s new Christmas ...

Cambridge, Ont., musician Allison Lupton, has a new single, “The Eve of Christmas Day,” out just in time for the holiday season. She is joined on the recording by BBC Radio 2 Folk Music award-winning trio The Young’uns and guitar ...
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Ann Vriend launches new single and video for ‘It’s Happening’

Award-winning soul singer Ann Vriend (AV) releases a new video and single today entitled “It’s Happening.” Commissioned for a school fundraiser, the song features the students of the Sifton Elementary School Choir accompanying AV on this empowering and gritty, inner-city ...
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Kinnie Starr – “Feed the Fire”

Canadian singer, songwriter, published author and illustrator, Juno Award-winning producer Kinnie Starr is excited to share her album Feed the Fire, the latest addition to her genre-bending discography and another bold and uncompromising indictment of our times It’s out Oct. ...
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Naming the Twins launches a new single “One Storm from ...

Fresh off a string of Nova Scotia performances, East Coast folk duo Naming the Twins released their new single “One Storm From Home” on Sept. 21, from their upcoming fourth full-length album Sing The Winter Away, a seasonal but adaptable ...
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Vishtèn’s new album, Horizons, pushes the Acadian music envelope yet ...

Award-winning powerhouse Acadian roots trio Vishtèn celebrates 15 years together with the release of its sixth album, Horizons, which came out on Friday. It’s the latest opus from the East Coast group – which includes sisters Pastelle and Emmanuelle LeBlanc ...