37 results for tag: Fiddle

The Lemon Bucket Orkestra

Equal parts exhilarating precision and reckless abandon, The Lemon Bucket Orkestra’s live shows are a truly immersive experience - ranging from the ecstatic to the cathartic and all points in between. Described as an original Balkan-Klezmer-gypsy-guerrilla-folk party-punk super band, the multi-award-winning ensemble has been ... Read More

Mike Klein & Friends

The world needs more old-time mandolin and Mike Klein delivers as the front to this uniquely Canadian twist on Appalachian music. This high energy string band includes some of Saskatchewan’s hottest acoustic musicians including Booker Blakly (fiddle), Jille Shotton (banjo), Ryan Shotton (guitar), and Nicola Tabb (bass). The ... Read More

Back of the Bus

Specializing in classic and contemporary Celtic music with Scottish, Irish, and East Coast roots, Back of the Bus plays at ceilidhs, festivals and pubs, and is a favourite at Robbie Burns nights and FolkFest. The band showcases the talents of Jim Walls (guitar/vocals), Sheila Vaadeland (guitar/vocals), Anna Bekolay (fiddle/vo... Read More

Twin Fiddles: J.J.Guy & Gordon Stobbe

Award-winning Canadian fiddlers JJ Guy and Gordon Stobbe have a long history of working together. And what seems to be a long history of playing The Bassment early in every June. JJ and Gordon are back to perform their collection of original tunes, written in the twin fiddle style. Cathy Sproule will provide expert piano ... Read More

West of Mabou

Named after a small town in Nova Scotia that is the hub of Celtic culture in Canada, West of Mabou returns to perform lively dance music steeped in the rich traditions of Scottish and Cape Breton fiddle and pipe tunes. The band combines the talents of Scott Benson (fiddle), Roberta Wallace (fiddle), Alex Rasmussen (pipes/whis... Read More

Twangfest: The Lost Highway Navigators, The Old Time Band, & The Local Group

The Lost Highway Navigators deliver a classic country sound of original honky-tonk tunes about loving, hurting, drinking, and flirting. Led by songwriter Patton MacLean (guitar, harmonica, and vocals), the band includes Jay Metheral (bass), Gillian Snider (accordion and vocals), Jody Giesbrecht (pedal steel), James Steele ... Read More

Còig

One of the most exciting new North American Celtic groups, Còig has a combined total of over 30 group and solo awards and nominations, including two East Coast Music Awards and a Canadian Folk Music Award. While the members of Còig all have traditional roots, each brings something more. Chrissy Crowley (fiddle) brings touches ... Read More

St. Patrick’s Day with Kim ’n‘ Jim

Violinist Kim de Laforest and guitarist/vocalist Jim McLean join forces to celebrate St. Paddy’s Day. As original members of Saskatoon’s legendary Celtic band Siamsa. Kim and Jim are the perfect pair to make this March 17 one to remember. Sponsored by FiddlyNess Read More

The Residuals

With a repertoire of joyful, lively Celtic music that pays homage to their Gaelic sires and their prairie roots, the members of The Residuals are Rick Kroener (guitar and vocals), Jeremy A. Cook (fiddle and vocals), Rob McInnis (mandolin, Irish banjo, mandosaurus, and vocals), and Paul Runalls (bass and vocals). At all times, ... Read More

Canadian Fiddle Revue

Although our January fiddle show has a new name – Canadian Fiddle Revue – you can still expect to hear a highly entertaining show featuring some of the best fiddle musicians and some of the best fiddle tunes in the land. While dedicated to the musical roots of the fiddle reportoire, the Canadian Fiddle Revue also embraces ... Read More