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Q&A – Tony Quarrington and Zoey Adams – have a ...

How exciting and enduringly accessible can roots music be? Highly prolific Canadian roots and jazz duo Q&A have a very tasty, home-cooked answer for you with the veritable buffet of songs they’re serving with their new album, Demo Listen Derby ...
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David Gogo sips from a Silver Cup on his new ...

Nanaimo, BC’s Juno-nominated artist David Gogo knows the blue. And nowhere is this more apparent than on the roots rocker’s newest album and single of the same name, Silver Cup. “All of my life has been the same, and I ...
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Toronto-based Nigerian Afrobeat artist Sonia Aimy revisits her roots with ...

Singer-songwriter, actress and humanitarian Sonia Aimy grabs audiences hands and ushers them on a deep dive through her childhood roots and straight into her soul on her new album and single of the same name, Reconnect. Offering introspective and intimate ...
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Blues rocker Josh Ritchie solidifies his voice and shines light ...

When it feels like the light at the end of the tunnel is dim, there always seems to be an artist like Wiarton, ON’s Josh Ritchie ready to walk you through it. Featuring soulful guitar riffs, boisterous vocalizations, and a ...
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JukeBox County showcases its Inner Space/Outer Space album with the ...

Seldom do you get to sit back and enjoy country pop-rock in its rawest, most sentimental form, but Canadian band JukeBox County — and their new album, Inner Space/Outer Space, — can give you just that. Produced by Hugh Christopher ...
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Sultans of String release ‘Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me ...

Dubbed by Maverick Music Magazine as the “very epitome of world music: no boundaries, no rules,” Canadian supergroup Sultans of String have released their brand-new single, “Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down).” The song features the four core Sultans, ...
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Howard Gladstone releases ‘The World’s Become A Warmer Place’ from ...

Toronto-based contemporary folk-rocker Howard Gladstone has released his new hybrid folk album, Concord Sessions, that holds a disarming mirror up to human nature.  Singles “Building A Fence” and “The World’s Become A Warmer Place” are also available now. In the ...
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Check out these two songs from Yellowknife artist Carmen Braden’s ...

Sylvia Siemens first introduced us to Carmen Braden two years ago on Roots Music Canada, and we’re thrilled to hear she has a new album coming out. Study after study has shown that women have borne the brunt of stresses ...
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Hot Mondy enlists some major talents for its new single, ...

If you thought Halifax, NS-based country rock band Hot Mondy couldn’t pull any more aces out of its sleeve this season, you are sorely mistaken. Featuring the all-star cast of musicians you have come to know and love, their newest ...
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Singer-songwriter Steve Paul Simms turned himself into a dashboard ornament ...

He’s rolling down the line now, a freight train headed straight for you. It’s Toronto-based artist Steve Paul Simms and his latest bluesy, cut, “Rolling.” A testament to Steve’s charm, “Rolling” is the latest from the veteran singer-songwriter who’s been ...