News

News

‘Not your grandma’s blues’: Carolyn Fe releases ‘Jerusalem’s Thorns: Civilian ...

When it came time to choose her new single, artist Carolyn Fe had to make a tough decision: how does one choose between two different versions of the same song: the album version or the remix? “‘Jerusalem’s Thorns: Civilian Remix’ ...
News

Fresh Breath has TWO new singles out … and you ...

Award-winning Canadian alt-roots duo Fresh Breath is sharing some fresh and positive perspective in its two new singles, “Tomorrow Today” and “Make It Together,” which are both out now. “‘Tomorrow Today’ was written during the start of the COVID-19 pandemic,” ...
News

Canadian Folk Music Awards accepting Unsung Hero Award submissions

The Canadian Folk Music Awards is now accepting applications for its 2021 Unsung Hero Award. The application deadline is Aug. 31 – which is later than the submission deadline for the other awards, which is July 31 at 5 p.m. ...
News

Country artist Jeff Orson’s COVID-19 relief single is beautiful stuff

With more than 24,000 views and counting, Oakville, ON-based contemporary country singer-songwriter Jeff Orson is connecting fans around the world with his new single “Pray,” while also raising funds for COVID-19 relief. “I received an email from the editor-in-chief of ...
News

Check out Crystal Shawanda’s brand new “When It Comes To ...

Penned by Crystal Shawanda and her husband, guitarist/producer Dewayne Strobel, the bittersweet ballad “When It Comes To Love” was the first single released from Crystal’s latest album, Church House Blues. She’s excited to release the song’s video here. “For this ...
News

Check out Anthony Aramouni’s lovely Cohen tribute song and video

Canadian singer-songwriter, composer, producer and screenwriter Anthony Aramouni has combined his ear for music and eye for film in this, his richly textural, hypnotically reverent tribute track, “L. Cohen.” “This is my attempt to pay homage to a man who ...
News

Sierra Noble is asking for help after her Facebook page ...

With the world in the middle of a pandemic and live music on hold for the foreseeable future, you would think that nothing else could possibly go wrong for a touring musician, right?  Well, you’d be wrong. Winnipeg-based singer-songwriter and ...
News

Blues matriarch Dalannah’s new single asks what we’re all thinking ...

Canadian matriarch of the blues Dalannah wants to know “What The Hell Is That” when it comes to the state of the world in her empowering single and exceptionally powerful video. “This song is simple in its structure with a ...
News

David Clayton-Thomas’ and Liona Boyd’s musical responses to COVID-19

Grammy Award winning Canadian Music Hall of Fame-member David Clayton-Thomas is heralding the hard work of essential workers, especially in the era of COVID-19, with the release of a new video for “Long Night.” “This is a song for the ...
News

Winnipeg artist Grotoko is starkly symbolic in new ‘Mister’ video

Baroque-pop artist Grotoko’s new single and video “Mister” — available now — is a landmark in the artist’s growing and ever-fluid body of work. The brainchild of Montreal-based, Winnipeg-born multi-instrumentalist, composer and visual artist Blue McLeod, Grotoko’s sound pulls from ...