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Video: Kathleen Edwards talks "giant boner for Durham ...

Video: Kathleen Edwards talks "giant boner for Durham ... | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
"I really wish I hadn't written this song because I kind of have a giant boner for Durham," said Canadian singer-songwriter Kathleen Edwards as she transitioned into "Empty Threat," the first song of her most recent release ...
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Video Now Online: Leonard Cohen, A Life In Art – Austin Oct 30, 2012

Video Now Online: Leonard Cohen, A Life In Art – Austin Oct 30, 2012 | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Last night, Leonard Cohen's entire band and backup singers gathered, along with Sylvie Simmons, to celebrate “Leonard Cohen, A Life In Art,” featuring discussions of their perspectives on the Canadian singer-songwriter, ...
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Rose Cousins 'Sparks' all over again - Ottawa Citizen

Rose Cousins 'Sparks' all over again - Ottawa Citizen | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Rose Cousins 'Sparks' all over againOttawa CitizenA stunningly beautiful breakup album, it was not only shortlisted for this year's Polaris Prize but is also up for six Nova Scotia Music Awards (to be handed out Nov.
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A.C. Newman on Hurricane Sandy, the New Pornographers, and ...

A.C. Newman on Hurricane Sandy, the New Pornographers, and ... | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
C. Newman is cool and calm, but more importantly, he is Canadian. When I get a ... is Canadian.
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Canadian Folk Music Awards 2012 | Saint John New Brunswick

15-18 Nov: Saint John will host the Canadian Folk Music Awards!
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Canada's Best Music – 5 Songs At A Time – Part 28 | The Real ...

Canada's Best Music – 5 Songs At A Time – Part 28 | The Real ... | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Canadian folk singer Ron Hynes hit gold in 1976 with the Sonny's Dream. The song has become a standard and has been recorded by a multitude of artists around the world, The version here is a live duet with Alan Doyle of ...
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Why Some Musicians Last - KUNC

Why Some Musicians Last - KUNC | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
KUNCWhy Some Musicians LastKUNCThough the Canadian band Arcade Fire is led by singer Win Butler on most songs, the group has cultivated a communal image. Enlarge image. Credit Fred ... Bear performs in July.
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Sylvia Tyson's a natural born writer - Welland Tribune

Sylvia Tyson's a natural born writer - Welland Tribune | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Sylvia Tyson's a natural born writerWelland TribuneSylvia Tyson is a Canadian folk music legend but without her writing, she may have never stepped onto a stage. “I tend to stick at what I'm good at.
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NLFB Presents Blackie and the Rodeo Kings w/ Harlan Pepper, Nov ...

NLFB Presents Blackie and the Rodeo Kings w/ Harlan Pepper, Nov ... | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Blackie and the Rodeo Kings remains one of Canada's greatest musical treasures. Colin Linden. Of how many artists can it be said that they're getting better, 35 years into their recording career? Colin Linden can certainly be ...
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Del Barber, Canadian Songbook, and Grizzly Bear play Massey Hall ...

Del Barber, Canadian Songbook, and Grizzly Bear play Massey Hall ... | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r7LfVuqJSDI UPCOMING While it's still more than two weeks away, we're super excited about our new Canadian Songbook at. ...
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Editor's Pick: The Tragically Hip : The Top 22

Editor's Pick: The Tragically Hip : The Top 22 | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Preview songs and their latest video… The Tragically Hip's Gord Downie. Photo courtesy TheHip.com. Oh, Canada. While once working with a Canadian radio station, one of the employees asked me, “When Americans are ...
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Canada's Finest at Walk of Fame – Photo Gallery | Celebrities | Arts ...

Canada's Finest at Walk of Fame – Photo Gallery | Celebrities | Arts ... | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Singer, songwriter, and producer Randy Bachman talks to the media after receiving his star on Canada's Walk of Fame at the Ed Mirvish Theatre in downtown Toronto on Sept. 22. (Kristina Skorbach/The Epoch Times) ...
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Album Review: Jason Collett – Reckon | Consequence of Sound

Album Review: Jason Collett – Reckon | Consequence of Sound | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
The Canadian singer-songwriter kept his arrangements uncluttered and most of his characters speak from their hearts, not their soapboxes, a moderate approach that is both the album's biggest strength and its biggest ...
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The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra new album on ... - Van Music

The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra new album on ... - Van Music | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra are emerging as one of Canada's most exciting young multi-genred roots bands. Their faithful underground following has expanded to national awareness, putting them in demand across ...
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Rose Cousins 'Sparks' all over again: East Coast ... - Canada.com

Rose Cousins 'Sparks' all over again: East Coast ... - Canada.com | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
We Have Made a Spark, the current album from Rose Cousins, is up for six Nova Scotia Music Awards (to be handed out Nov. 8-11 in Liverpool, NS) and three Canadian Folk Music Awards (Nov. 15-17 in Saint John, NB).
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Chris McKhool, of the The Sultans of String, has picked up four Canadian folk music award nominations.

Chris McKhool, of the The Sultans of String, has picked up four Canadian folk music award nominations. | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Chris McKhool, of the The Sultans of String, has picked up four Canadian folk music award nominations. (Thank you Steve Gerecke for this photo of Chris in the Ottawa Citizen!
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Music Notes – November 2012 « MUSIC NOTES

Music Notes – November 2012 « MUSIC NOTES | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Saint John prepares for CFMA Awards The 8th annual Canadian Folk Music Awards will be held in Saint John, New Brunswick November 15-17. Local organizers have planned a week-long celebration with ...
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Canadian Folk Music Awards » 2012 awards in Saint John, New Brunswick

RT @theocff: Is Canadian Folk Music Awards weekend on your travel calendar? St. John, NB is a lovely fall destination.
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Martha Wainwright: Proserpina - Babylon Cartel

Martha Wainwright: Proserpina - Babylon Cartel | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Canadian-American folk-rock singer-songwriter, Martha Wainwright, is a phenomenally sui generis musician. On this particular record, Proserpina, she delivers a moving performance of her late mother, folksinger, Kate ...
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Singer-Songwriter Leonard Cohen-78 Today | slicethelife

Singer-Songwriter Leonard Cohen-78 Today | slicethelife | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen turns 78 today. He is still going strong at 78, earlier this year he released a new album and he has been touring this year. He is one of the great songwriters of the past 50 years.
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More than a man crush? - Xtra.ca

More than a man crush? - Xtra.ca | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Xtra.caMore than a man crush?Xtra.caJian Ghomeshi, CBC radio personality, musical talent manager and former member of Canadian folk-rock group Moxy Früvous, is not gay.
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Glenn Gould still fascinates three decades after his death - Vancouver Sun

Glenn Gould still fascinates three decades after his death - Vancouver Sun | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Glenn Gould still fascinates three decades after his deathVancouver SunAnd Monday, the NAC will mark the anniversary with a performance by NACO musical director Pinchas Zukerman on violin and the Canadian pianist Angela Cheng, who will perform on...
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Record store icon spins last tune - Hamilton Spectator

Record store icon spins last tune - Hamilton Spectator | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Hamilton SpectatorRecord store icon spins last tuneHamilton SpectatorI would find British and Irish folk albums that weren't available anywhere else.” Sometimes called the Godfather of Canadian Music, Sniderman helped kick-start the careers of many...
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Folk Music Canada introduces award for industry innovators - Canadian University Press Newswire

Folk Music Canada introduces award for industry innovators - Canadian University Press Newswire | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Canadian University Press NewswireFolk Music Canada introduces award for industry innovatorsCanadian University Press NewswireOTTAWA (CUP) — Innovative folk music may sound like an oxymoron to some, but for Folk Music Canada, it is a reason to...
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Feist Wins Canadian Polaris Music Prize 2012 for Metals - mxdwn.com

Feist Wins Canadian Polaris Music Prize 2012 for Metals - mxdwn.com | Canadian Folk Music | Scoop.it
Canadian singer/songwriter Feist became the latest recipient of the Polaris Music Prize, held at the Concert Hall Studios at Bell Media's Masonic Temple in downtown Toronto, for her 2011 album Metals.
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