Tag: Festivals

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Bev Kreller previews this weekend’s Mariposa Folk Festival

Mariposa 2022 is almost here, back live again after three years, and there’s so much I’m looking forward to seeing. Here are just a few examples… I’ve seen my Kitchener-Waterloo homegirl Alysha Brilla play live several times over the past few ...
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We picked 5 artists for you to catch at this ...

The 2022 Hillside Summer Festival’s line-up is packed full of local and international talent. This is a lineup you don’t want to miss, composed of ground-breaking artists whose work crosses forms and genres, and quite often defies classification. The Hillside ...
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The Top 10 must-see shows at Winterfolk 2020 in Toronto

February is here, and the countdown for Toronto’s 18th annual Winterfolk Blues and Roots Festival is officially on. As the festival gears up to showcase more than 100 of the genre’s best artists across five stages over three days this Feb. ...
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Ottawa Bluesfest: The first weekend!

It was room temperature Friday night at Ottawa’s living room full of blues, but it was about to heat up. Three picture-perfect days of music were on deck – including a wealth of Ottawa talent:  Tara Shannon, Alanna Sterling, Cody Coyote, ...