Dec 31, 2015
For my second chat with Yukon-based Gordie Tentrees, we went old school - audio only, versus the video version we recorded earlier in the year.
Since our first conversation his album "less is more" has taken him around the world, and he's only briefly back in Canada ahead of his U.K. tour dates early in 2016.
Nov 24, 2015
The collision between traditional Celtic music, singer/songwriter pieces, and more than a couple of World War I stories has proven to be a successful direction for award-winning instrumentalist Lizzy Hoyt.
No coincidence - she comes by her inspirations honestly, given that the music business runs in her family, and the...
Nov 24, 2015
Bringing their 30th Anniversary Tour to Calgary for a pair of shows, Evans & Doherty will showcase songs that have made them immensely popular with audiences from coast-to-coast in Canada, and far further afield.
Splicing traditional Irish melodies and bar-burners amongst tender ballads, and gelling it all together...
Nov 20, 2015
I caught up over the phone with Sarah Jane Scouten almost the moment she landed in Alberta, ahead of her winter tour across Western Canada. (Note - there is ambient background noise throughout)
Bringing fresh influences to a very authentic revival of classic country sounds, this tour will also feature the work she has...
Nov 19, 2015
He is the consummate Canadian songsmith - somewhat roots acoustic, somewhat jazz, somewhat slightly retro country cool.
No matter what musical style he opts to write and perform, David Myles knocks those efforts out of the park, in style.
In this generous interview, David talks about the inspiration for crafting an...