11 results for tag: Singer Songwriters

The Once

Lead vocalist Geraldine Hollett and vocalist-instrumentalists Phil Churchill and Andrew Dale return to play an evening of original and traditional songs delivered in immaculate three-part harmony. With three Canadian Folk Music Awards, numerous ECMA awards, and two JUNO nominations, The Once are at the vanguard of contemporary ... Read More

Jay & Jo

Hailing from the sweet Saskatchewan Prairies, Janaya and Jolissa Trudel have paired up to form a vibrant sister-duo featuring soul-stretching lyrics, an organic sound, and airtight harmonies. Unafraid to touch on the subjects of sorrow and ecstasy and everything in-between, the sisters’ music is anchored in authenticity and ... Read More

Madison Violet

Winners of the 2009 Canadian Folk Music Award for Vocal Group of the Year, Madison Violet have been writing and creating beautiful music together since 1999. Brenley MacEachern and Lisa MacIsaac are singer-songwriters, multi-instrumentalists, and harmonizers blessed with a precious vocal blend. Over the past 18 years, Madison ... Read More

While Rome Burns

Happy to just fiddle away while chaos reigns, While Rome Burns is an eclectic duo with a range of musical styles including Appalachian, Celtic, New England, Quebecois, Metis, Galacian, and swing. Paul Gitlitz's fiddle compositions and Wyndham Thiessen’s sometimes tender, sometimes humorous songs are played on any number of ... 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

Twin Bandit with Oliver Swain

Signed to Netwerk Records, singer songwriter duo Twin Bandit - Hannah Walker and Jamie Elliot - have been getting some serious attention recently with appearances at the Winnipeg, Vancouver, Dawson City, and Squamish Folk Festivals. The duo is touring in support of their second release Full Circle. Singer songwriter and ... Read More

JP Cormier & Dave Gunning

Story-teller, singer-songwriter, and working class hero Dave Gunning has 8 ECMAs, two Canadian Folk Music Awards, and 11 critically acclaimed recordings. Singer-songwriter and virtuoso multi-instrumentalist JP Cormier has 13 ECMs, one Canadian Folk Music Awards, and has worked with country greats Alan Jackson, Vince Gill, and ... Read More

Elias James with Anna Klein

Known for his heartfelt, honest lyrics, carefully crafted guitar work, and witty stage banter, Elias James’s frequent trips to Nashville have imparted a country edge on his sound and reinforced the ever-present pop sensibility in his music. Playing her last gig in town before moving to Toronto, singer-songwriter Anna Klein is ... Read More

Jory Nash & James Gordon

An award-winning singer-songwriter and storyteller, Jory Nash blends elements of folk, jazz, blues, pop, and soul into an original stew of sound. He has recorded eight critically acclaimed albums. James Gordon was a founding member of legendary Canadian folk trio Tamarack. Over his 30-year career, James has released over 35 ... Read More

The Karpinka Brothers

With a sound that bridges the gap between Van Morrison, Joel Plaskett, and Daniel Johnston, the Karpinka Brothers may very well be the truest and purest artists to ever come out of Saskatchewan. The Brothers’ third album, You Can Count On Me, recently won Best Album. Sponsored by CFCR Read More