Rose Cousins performing in Kitchener ON at Centre in the Square on February 15, 2017.
Singer/Songwriter Kalyna Rakel’s photoshoot at Front Row Pics Studio.
Award winning Nova Scotia singer /songwriter Christina Martin lighting up the stage in Hamilton ON at the The Pearl Company on Nov 25, 2016.
Donovan Woods performing at Centre-in-the-Square in Kitchener Ontario on October 26, 2016.
Royal Wood performing at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre in Burlington Ontario on October 1, 2016
Jeremy Fisher performing in Dundas Ontario at Greenbelt Harvest Picnic on August 26, 2016.
Alan Doyle and the Beautiful Gypsies performing in Dundas Ontario at Greenbelt Harvest Picnic on August 27, 2016.
Great Lake Swimmers performing in Dundas Ontario at Greenbelt Harvest Picnic on August 27, 2016.
Whitehorse performing at the 2016 CBC Music Festival at Echo Beach in Toronto on May 28, 2016.
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Peter Katz is a 2012 Juno Award nominee and Emerging Artist of the Year nominee at the Canadian Folk Music Awards. Katz has sold over 15,000 copies of his discs and performed with notable artists such as The[…]
When she started to experiment with her music, fate took a hand. “There were a few bands recording at this school in downtown Halifax,” she recalls. “I didn’t go there, but I knew some people[…]
A former member of punk rock band Million Dead, Frank Turner turned his attention to folkier, acoustic “musics” after the demise of the aforementioned hardcore outfit. Born in Bahrain in 1981, Turner was educated at Eton College in England. His[…]
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Amy Ray and Emily Saliers are Indigo Girls. Rolling Stone describes them as the “ideal duet partners. Their voices soar and swoop as one, alternately raucous and soothing. When they sing together, they radiate a[…]
Tony Award-winning Broadway star Idina Menzel has a diverse career on the stage, in film and television, and in music. Menzel currently stars as the voice of Elsa in Disney’s animated smash Frozen. The film’s[…]
Ani DiFranco founded her own record label, Righteous Records (later called Righteous Babe Records), at the tender age of 19. She released her self-titled debut album a year later, in 1990. Following the album’s release,[…]
“I don’t think I realised the radio had more than one station til I was 11 or 12,” Basia Bulat says. At the family home in Toronto, the dial was always fixed to the local[…]
Laura Marling is an English folk singer-songwriter and musician from Eversley, Hampshire. Her debut album Alas, I Cannot Swim, her second album I Speak Because I Can, and her fourth album Once I Was An[…]
Johnny Flynn has released several studio albums and plays folk-influenced songs of his own composition. He wrote the entire score including the theme song for the BBC Four television series Detectorists and made a cameo[…]