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Kele Fleming laments the loss of ecosystems in ‘Where the ...

The indelible, but tenuous bond between the natural and human worlds is being tested like never before with unprecedented loss and change. And singer-songwriter Kele Fleming has distilled her grief over this into her new single, “Where the Rivers Meet.” ...
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Myles Goodwyn’s new single is his statement on children who ...

Multi-platinum selling Hall of Fame producer, songwriter, and artist Myles Goodwyn relays a somber statement on the Residential School system with his new song “Some Of These Children (They Never Grew Up).” “It’s a personal response by Jim Henman and ...
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Jesse Cook announces the release of his 11th studio album, ...

What happens when you let multi-platinum producer, composer, and guitarist Jesse Cook off-leash with Algerian multi-instrumentalist Fethi Nadjem and some 808 trap beats? You get Jesse’s newly-announced album, Libre — coming Dec. 3. His 11th studio offering, the release receives ...
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Great Big Sea co-founder Séan McCann sings of a ‘Shantyman’s ...

What does it mean to be a “Shantyman”? Leave it to Canadian Celtic folk-rocker Séan McCann to spin the yarn that’ll provide all the answers on his new single. Depending on which side of the Atlantic your ancestors come from, ...
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Here are your Canadian Folk Music Award nominees for 2021

The board of the Canadian Folk Music Awards announced this year’s nominees earlier today. The awards will be handed out April 1-3 in Charlottetown, PEI, the city that appears poised to finally see the in-person ceremony after originally being tapped ...
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Pastelle LeBlanc of Vishten is battling Stage 4 cancer, and ...

Friends and family members of multi-instrumentalist Pastelle LeBlanc have raised more than $50,000 so far in an effort to help the talented PEI artist in her battle with breast cancer. Pastelle, who performs with her sister, Emmanuelle, and partner, Pascal, ...
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Sue Foley releases ‘Southern Men’ from her upcoming Pinky’s Blues ...

Sue Foley’s new album, Pinky’s Blues, comes out Oct. 22, and the award-winning blues artist has just released another single from it: “Southern Men.” To support the release of her new album, Sue will be embarking on an extensive tour ...
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How autocorrect inspired Toronto Tabla Ensemble’s new single, ‘Spellcheck’

Tabla master Ritesh Das and his Juno Award-nominated musical collective, Toronto Tabla Ensemble, has turned the tables on technology with their innovative, colourful new single and video, “Spellcheck” — available now. The first release from the group’s upcoming eighth album, ...
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Tom Jackson has released a devastating new song about children ...

Tom Jackson is already a household name in this country, best-known as a star of the TV show North of 60 and as the founder of the annual Huron Carole benefit concert series, which has raised millions for foodbanks nationwide. ...
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A fictional band becomes real with a cover of Neil ...

From the page to the stage, fantasy has become reality for Canadian roots-rock band Downtown Exit with their intimate, acoustic cover of Neil Young’s “After The Gold Rush.” Until now, Downtown Exit has solely existed as the fictional 1970s-era band, ...