49 results for tag: Acoustic Guitar

Séan McCann

After exiting the internationally renowned folk group Great Big Sea and publicly admitting a secret past in which he used alcohol to mask the pain of sexual abuse, Séan McCann stopped lying to himself and found his truth and his voice. With the release of his 5th solo album,There’s a Place, Séan continues his journey as a ... Read More

The East Pointers

Winners of the Ensemble of the Year Award at the 2017 Canadian Folk Music Awards and known for their dazzling musicianship and wildly entertaining live shows, The East Pointers have connected with audiences right across the globe, making new, original roots music the hippest, most vibrant thing going. And while traditional ... Read More

Shane Howard

The driving force behind the legendary Australian rock band Goanna, Shane Howard remains one of that country’s most important and influential musicians. A singer-songwriter, guitarist, producer, and author, he has refined his art with 13 solo albums, three Goanna albums, two books, and a stable of great recording production ... Read More

Irish Mythen

True power inspires awe, and Irish Mythen packs a lot of it – lyrical, musical, and personal – into a relatively small frame. An Irish-born, contemporary Canadian folk artist, Mythen is a globetrotting troubadour who has amassed accolades and achievements over the years while travelling across several continents and sharing ... Read More

Daniel Champagne

Australian singer-songwriter and one-of-a-kind guitar virtuoso Daniel Champagne first picked up his instrument of choice as a five-year-old. He began writing songs at 12, studied classical throughout his teens, and performed solo wherever he could. At 18, he left school, turned professional, and has been on the road honing his ... Read More

Ellestad Wiik Duo

Saskatchewan-born fiddler Laura Ellestad was so fascinated by Norwegian folk music that she packed her bags in 2008 and moved to Norway to study Hardanger fiddle. It was there she meet Norwegian guitar, banjo, and dobro virtuoso Magnus Wiik. Their acoustic duo has since toured Canada, Norway and Denmark and has performed in ... Read More

Sultans of String’s Christmas Caravan

Celebrate the season with an adventurous musical trip around the world! 3x JUNO Award nominees/3x CFMA winners Sultans of String deliver an exuberant performance featuring band originals, world-music inspired classics, and seasonal favourites to warm your heart on a cold winter’s night. From fiery fiddle tunes to a Caribbean ... Read More

The Barrelmen

Back to play their annual December gig, The Barrelmen - Berkeley Buchko, Jody Giesbrecht, Tyler MacKenzie, and Craig Wilson - consistently deliver great original tunes, some fine singing and playing, and a rockin' party. Just to make sure everyone is on the same page, sometimes the Barrelmen’s ultra-enthusiastic audience is ... Read More

Ray Elliot Band

Hailing from way up in the Rocky Mountains, singer songwriter Ray Elliot moved to Saskatoon 15 years ago. And so it makes sense that his songs call to mind the rugged mountains of Alberta and the vast, open prairies of Saskatchewan. Ray is a natural storyteller, also able to find that common thread. Cidne Treen and Harmonica ... Read More

Michael Bernard Fitzgerald

A touring troubadour who spends most of his time on stage playing clubs, theatres, and festivals across North America, singer songwriter Michael Bernard Fitzgerald has worked with Michael Franti, Steve Winwood, and The Wallflowers. Michael is a dog man with a good plan and two hands. Winnipeg alt-pop band the Middle Coast plays ... Read More