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Alexis Taylor’s new single takes us on a ‘Getaway’ – ...

With a year of increased travel restrictions behind us, and more ahead of us still, award-winning Canadian artist Alexis Taylor’s new single is the “Getaway” audiences just may need. “If there was ever a need to escape from reality and ...
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Updated: here are this year’s Maple Blues Award winners

The Toronto Blues Society wrapped up its four-week series of mini Maple Blues Awards ceremonies with a live stream from Vancouver Monday night. Rather than simply holding an online event that mimicked the in-person gala typically held in Toronto each ...
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Vancouver’s Kele Fleming releases ‘The Latest Meme.’ Will it ...

Canadian singer-songwriter Kele Fleming has just released her latest single, “The Latest Meme.” Existential lyrics like “10 years on / So much is gone / Am I more weathered?” and “Age of distraction / What’s the attraction?” make it clear ...
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Check out this single and video from James Culleton’s augmented ...

It’s time to meet the main characters in Canadian folk musician James Culleton’s augmented reality-enhanced children’s album, Unusual Friendships, with the release of his new single “Little White Paws.” “‘Little White Paws’ describes each of the characters in Unusual Friendships ...
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Francine Honey’s latest single is a rendition of a song ...

Leamington, ON singer-songwriter Francine Honey has released a brand-new single, “I’m Coming Home,” ahead of the release of her fourth studio album, Unfinished Business. The emotional, three-minute tune is a somber, blue-inspired country number about finally making the journey home ...
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Tired of Talkin’ by Hamilton’s Steve Strongman gets reissued by ...

Award-winning bluesman Steve Strongman has joined forces with Linus Entertainment in a multi-faceted deal that sees the Hamilton-based company globally representing his music publishing catalog and the distribution of his sound recording catalog, as well as future recordings and songwriting ...
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#seashantytiktok has prompted a surge in Stan Rogers streams

Ranked by CBC as one of Canada’s Top 100 songs of all time, “Barrett’s Privateers” (Borealis/True North Records) by the late Stan Rogers is experiencing a renaissance thanks to the TikTok sea shanty craze. The trend blew up last year ...
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Leahy has released a new single and a new lyric ...

Juno award-winning Canadian progressive folk-roots group Leahy has a brilliant new album called Good Water set to be released on Feb. 26. The new album showcases their songwriting and singing and reveals a contemporary version of the original Leahy sound ...
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Toronto’s 19th annual Winterfolk Blues and Roots Festival will stream ...

When a Canadian music festival has been running for 19 consecutive years — in the middle of winter, no less — rest assured, they’ve seen it all. And this year, Toronto’s annual Winterfolk Blues and Roots Festival can add ‘pivoting ...
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Sultans of String is holding an interactive livestreamed concert for ...

Once again, multi-award winning Canadian band Sultans of String will Zoom into audiences’ homes to help them pass the time through the continued COVID-19-related restrictions we’re all facing — this time with a live virtual concert this tomorrow, Jan. 23! ...