47 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

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 with Cidne Treen & Harmonica Donna

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 opens the night ... Read More

Brock Zeman with Blair Hogan

Over the course of 11 albums, singer songwriter Brock Zeman has built a reputation as a writer of great depth and passion. He and his long-time collaborator and guitarist, Blair Hogan have played hundreds of gigs across Western Canada and down to Texas and back. Think Tom Waits meets Fred Eaglesmith. Read More

Ellen Froese

Hailing from a dairy farm in Saskatchewan, young hip-swinger, folk-singer Ellen Froese is a musician and songwriter best known for her time with local bluegrass-folk group In With The Old. With recent performances at Folk Alliance International in Kansas City and Merlefest in North Carolina, she has been making a name for ... Read More

Vishtèn

One of the most respected and imaginative Acadian bands to come out of the east coast of Canada, Vishtèn has released four albums, won numerous awards, and given thousands of performances in over 10 countries. Hailing from Prince Edward Island and the Magdalen Islands, the members of this driving percussive trio - Pascal ... Read More

Guy Davis

One of the finest proponents of acoustic blues in the world, Guy Davis has performed across North America, Europe, the UK, Australia and South America. Blessed with an uncanny ability to tell a great story, a unique sandpaper voice, and as brilliant on the harp as he is on the guitar, Guy Davis has earned his place as one of ... Read More