84 results for tag: Folk

The Slocan Ramblers

The reigning champions of Canadian bluegrass, The Slocan Ramblers are back showcasing their unique   blend of bluegrass, old-time, and folk. The band’s three albums, including the JUNO-nominated Queen City Jubilee, are marked by deep song-writing, lightning fast instrumentals, and sawdust-thick vocals. This show will ... Read More

R Grunwald

Toronto keyboardist R Grunwald has played on sessions for hundreds of musicians and has served as bandleader for jazz/pop chanteuse Jill Barber and country/folk songwriter Donovan Woods for the better part of a decade. Now he’s ready to step onto the public stage with his own music—alone. Oma is an evocative and deeply ... Read More

J.P. Cormier

Bluegrass, folk, country, and Celtic singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist J.P. Cormier has won 13 East Coast Music Awards in his remarkable 37-year career. With recording credits on fiddle, dobro, twelve-string guitar, upright bass, banjo, mandolin, drums, percussion, synthesizer, cello, tenor banjo and piano, he has ... Read More

12 tx left! Valentine’s Gala Fundraiser: For the Love of Food

This year’s Valentine’s Gala Fundraiser, For the Love of Food, features four fabulous courses showcasing the cuisine of Europe. Here's a quick look at Chef Lynn's menu: France - Cranberry and Pecan Brie en Croute - paired with our favourite French white! Portugal - Chorizo Stuffed Mushoom - paired with our favour... Read More

The Karpinka Brothers

The Karpinka Brothers’ nostalgic and pastiche songwriting has put the Saskatchewan duo in a genre of their own. Described by Joel Plaskett as “Buddy Holly meets Crowded House”, their music is an eloquent blend of timeless folk and 60s pop. The K-Bros’ third album, You Can Count On Me, won Best Album in Planet S Magazi... Read More

Gillian Snider & the Whiskey Jerks

Feeling it was time to expand her one-woman accordiana show, vocalist Gillian Snider recruited Anna Bekolay (violin), James Diakuw (clarinet), Nevin Buehler (bass), Peter Abonyi (guitar), and Aidan Weiman (drums) to join in on her musical misadventures. The Whiskey Jerks have created their own niche, combining klezmer, countr... Read More

The Barrelmen

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

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

Saskatoon Food Bank PianoThon

Here’s your annual chance to donate to a worthy cause while listening to some great piano players. Our 8th Annual Saskatoon Food Bank PianoThon features our two superb grand pianos and some of Saskatoon's finest piano players: Jesse Brown, Sheldon Corbett, Grant Currie, Neil Currie, David Fong, Wes Froese, Don Griffith, ... Read More

Matt Patershuk

Matt Patershuk is different from other roots artists in how he carefully avoids well-worn topics: if songs about land, work, and love lost sound familiar, his perspective on these themes is highly individual. A songwriter adept at sensitively finding new angles to express the hard times we go through, Patershuk is also able to ... Read More