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Ex Crash Test Dummy Son Of Dave spies the ‘End ...

Renowned international bluesman Son Of Dave has written 11 golden songs on a hundred dollar piano for this, his new album, Call Me A Cab. His ninth album release, what first appears to be fun-loving, old-school, New Orleans rhythm and ...
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Steve Marriner releases ‘How High’ video from his Hope Dies ...

Ottawa, ON-based bluesman Steve Marriner is ushering a decidedly more roots-rock Americana sound to the forefront with the release of his new solo album. Crafted through COVID — and inspired by years on the road, and back — the 10-track ...
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Singer-songwriters Cameron and Crawford contemplate lost love on ‘Sometimes In ...

Following their Latin-influenced critique of modern political hi-jinks, Saskatoon, SK singer-songwriter duo Cameron & Crawford are back to break your heart with their impassioned new single, “Sometimes in September.” With their unique, jazz-infused tunes and insightful, poetic lyrics, Cameron & ...
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Canadian Folk Music Awards submission deadline extended

  The Canadian Folk Music Awards have extended their submission deadline to July 15 at 5 p.m. ET. The previous deadline was tomorrow. “Due to the extraordinary circumstances the global pandemic has created for our community, the CFMAs have decided ...
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Claire Whitehead’s new album is straight out of Thelma & ...

Canadian folk-country songstress Claire Whitehead whisks listeners on a journey with her latest project, Thelma: A Country Opera. And if the name sounds familiar, it should. Claire built it through an interpretation of the character Thelma in Thelma & Louise, ...
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ICYMI: here are your 2021 ECMA winners in the ...

  Heather was away on holidays in mid-June, which just happened to be when two significant awards shows happened.  We brought you the winners of the Summer Solstice Indigenous Awards on Saturday.  The other big event that unfolded mid-month was ...
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Have a look and a listen to the new single ...

Two-time Juno nominee Suzie Ungerleider, a.k.a. the artist formerly known as Oh Susanna, has released a new single and accompanying video from her upcoming 10th studio album, My Name Is Suzie Ungerleider, due out on August 13. “As a person with the penchant for dark ...
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There are still a few spots left for Old School ...

Listen closely and you’ll hear the bright sound of rolling banjos and chopping mandolins, the deep bow of the fiddle, guitar strums and thumping bass, as the strings of summer ride the cool breezes through the Lanark Highlands this July. ...
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You’ll love this mini documentary about Penny Rose and Rose’s ...

Here at Roots Music Canada, we get a lot of great music in the moose’s mailbox, but this month, we also got something that wasn’t music – at least not exactly. It seems the fine folks at the SuperFolks Festival ...
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Marshall Potts’ latest single is an ‘arena roots’ song if ...

Brandy Records/MC1 Nashville recording artist Marshall Potts is busting open barriers with his new arena-worthy roots rock single, “Free and Easy.” The title track from the Canadian artist’s third and forthcoming album, Free and Easy — set to land summer ...