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Just a Season – ‘You’re Gonna Be OK’

Scott Smith has helped make a lot of other people sound great over the years, from the arena-sized country of Aaron Pritchett and the heartland roots-rock of Barney Bentall. With his band, Just A Season, Scott switches from sideman to ...
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The Blue and Gold (Ndidi O and Trish Klein) – ...

The Blue And Gold is a musical collaboration between Juno-nominated WCMA winner Year’ Ndidi O and folk-roots guitarist and banjo player Trish Klein (The Be Good Tanyas, Frazey Ford, Po’ Girl), which celebrates the musical artistry and legacy of pioneering female blues ...
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Pretty Archie – ‘Familiar Feeling’

With the release of its new, self-titled album Pretty Archie is pretty confident that the band’s unique mix of folk, Americana, bluegrass, alt-country, and East Coast music will appeal to a wider audience than ever before. Celebrating their tenth anniversary ...
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Soul artist Queen M shares her story on her debut ...

There’s still a misconception that the only authentic soul music came from Detroit, Memphis and Muscle Shoals. But since that heyday in the 1960s, it’s been proven repeatedly that soul music can be made anywhere and at any time, so ...
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Steve Dawson – ‘Bad Omen’

Juno-winner Steve Dawson is releasing a whole pile of new music starting on March 18 with a new album called Gone Long Gone. We’re thrilled to premiere the lyric video for the song “Bad Omen” here on Roots Music Canada ...
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The Night Owls – ‘The Night Owls’ (video)

Montreal duo the Night Owls has entered the scene with a genre-bending self-titled debut album out this spring. We’re thrilled to premiere the video for their first single, also called “The Night Owls,” here on Roots Music Canada. “The Night ...
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Little Miss Higgins – Three Days On A Page

“Three Days On A Page” is the first single from Little Miss Higgins’ new album The Fire Waltz, which is set for release on March 14, and we here at Roots Music Canada are excited to premiere it here today. The ...
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Li’l Andy shares innovative new video for ‘Out On The ...

Montreal’s favourite alt-country crooner Li’l Andy is preparing to release a major multi-media project this spring, but until then, he’s tying up a few loose ends with his previous album, 2019’s All The Love Songs Lied To Us, by sharing ...
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Sultans of String ‘Tell the Night’ feat. Leen Hamo (video)

Roots Music Canada is thrilled to premiere the video for “Tell the Night” by Sultans of String, a song written by Syrian refugee Leen Hamo, who came to Canada about four years ago. Sultans of String co-founder Chris McKhool said ...
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Lawrence Maxwell’s Ballad Of Miles is the first great Canadian ...

Anyone who has followed country music over the past couple of years knows that it is experiencing a renaissance with an infusion of new voices eager to take it in new directions. That was certainly one of the goals Lawrence ...