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Oh Susanna, Leela Gilday, Madison Violet and more are playing ...

When Covid-19 put a hold on live performances, artist Jill Barber invited the members of Madison Violet and the Good Lovelies to start a friendly support group for musicians. The group has now grown to over 20 members, and all ...
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The Winnipeg Crankie festival is streaming well beyond Winnipeg this ...

Winnipeg house concert network Home Routes/Chemin Chez Nous is thrilled to present the 2021 Winnipeg Crankie Festival, streaming online for FREE this weekend. The festival celebrates crankies, which are the forerunner of modern film, and combines visual art, music and ...
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Isabel and the Uncommons play music, do dishes, cook and ...

Isabel Fryszberg and her group, the Uncommons, have added to the cannon of COVID art work with this fun video featuring the members of the band playing music and doing their daily activities in their homes. “End of an Era” ...
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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 ...