21 results for tag: Country

Sean Burns

From dancehall shuffles and the electric honky tonk of the Bakersfield sound, all the way down to belly rubbin’ ballads, Sean Burns plays his brand of country music with an unparalleled enthusiasm. Described by Americana Roots U.K as “a hugely talented singer-songwriter who plays a brand of country music from way out on the ... Read More

Pretty Archie

Long-time friends Brian Cathcart (vocals/guitar), Matt McNeil (mandolin), Colin Gillis (bass), Redmond MacDougall (banjo/percussion) and Scott MacLean (guitar/mandolin) formed Pretty Archie in 2013. The band’s three recordings feature an impossible to pigeonhole mix of folk, blues, bluegrass, country, rock, and vintage soul. ... Read More

Michael Jerome Browne

Whether he's gliding a slide across his acoustic guitar, pulling his bow over the fiddle strings to play a lively Cajun waltz, or frailing away on his gourd banjo, Michael Jerome Browne’s passion and virtuosity always shine through. In the true tradition of folk music, his performances inspire his audiences to see the ... Read More

Belle Plaine

The ingenuity, lonesome yearning, and collaborative work ethic of country life have infiltrated Belle Plaine’s songwriting, sound, and methods. A native of the hamlet of Fosston, Saskatchewan (pop. 45), she is blessed with an unfailing ability to weave stories, genres, and emotions with her formidable voice. In addition to ... Read More

John Wort Hannam

In 2001, John Wort Hannam quit his teaching job and spent 10 months depleting his savings while sat at his kitchen table, wearing a lucky hat, writing his first ten songs. Seventeen years later, with a few feathers in that lucky hat that include a JUNO nomination and a Canadian Folk Music Award for Best Album of the Year, ... Read More

The Barrelmen (SOLD OUT!)

Back to play their annual December gig at The Bassment, 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-enthusia... Read More

The Barrelmen (SOLD OUT!)

THURSDAY IS SOLD OUT! Back to play their annual December gig at The Bassment, 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 ... Read More

Jessica Mitchell

Singer-songwriter Jessica Mitchell has been called ‘country’s Adele’ and has been compared to Sheryl Crow. Her debut album Heart of Glass has been praised as a raw, relatable record with powerful, soulful melodies and lyrical brilliance. Having spent the last decade travelling between Toronto and Nashville, collaborating ... Read More

Sean Burns & T. Buckley

Described by Americana Roots U.K as “a hugely talented singer-songwriter who plays a brand of country music from way out on the left of the mainstream", Winnipeg singer songwriter Sean Burns taps into the grittiness of the road in the stark, down-to-earth style of an authentic storyteller. Touring relentlessly with his band ... Read More

Saskatoon Musicians’ Association Gala Showcase

The Saskatoon Musicians’ Association celebrates its 108th year with Gala Showcase 2018 – a star-studded evening featuring the diverse musical styles of some of Saskatoon’s top professional musicians. This year’s list of performers includes award-winning blues man B.C. Read, Sinatra jazz vocal specialist Graham Dyck, ... Read More