60 results for tag: Folk

Gillian Sings Joni

Join vocalist Gillian Snider as she pays tribute to Saskatoon’s most famous and beloved music icon, Joni Mitchell. The night’s song list will include the well-loved Joni songs that changed the face of folk music as well as the favourite jazz standards that she chose to record. Gillian’s all-star supporting cast includes ... Read More

Rosie & the Riveters

Local favourites, Rosie & the Riveters never planned to get political. But opening a newspaper or watching the news these days made it impossible for the group to see the status of women around the world and stay silent. The result is Ms. Behave - a collection of gritty, sultry, folk-pop anthems that Billboard magazine calls ... Read More

Rosie & the Riveters

Local favourite, Rosie & the Riveters never planned to get political. But opening a newspaper or watching the news these days made it impossible for the group to see the status of women around the world and stay silent. The result is Ms. Behave - a collection of gritty, sultry, folk-pop anthems that Billboard magazine calls ... Read More

Dylan Menzie

With his sprawling vocal range, compelling approach to songwriting, and adept guitar and piano skills, Dylan Menzie is quickly becoming one of Atlantic Canada’s prime musical exports. He has been compared to Tom Petty and Bruce Springsteen and was highly praised by Canadian singer-songwriter Ron Sexmith. Dylan’s latest EP, ... Read More

Madeleine Roger & Logan McKillop

Former thespian, life-long traveller, and singer-songwriter Madeleine Rogers has performed on CBC Radio and at the Winnipeg and Calgary folk festivals. Combining her Mitchell-esque voice with a vivid lyricism and maturity, Madeleine creates songs that reveals truths about being alive. Equally skilled as a wordsmith and as a ... Read More

Pretty Archie POSTPONED!

Long-time friends Brian Cathcart (vocals/guitar), Matt McNeil (mandolin), Colin Gillis (bass), Redmond MacDougall (banjo/percussion) and recently added Scott MacLean (guitar/mandolin) create and perform music with a unique saltwater perspective on modern living. Having chosen the name Pretty Archie to honour a Cape Breton ... Read More

Richard Inman

A staple of Winnipeg’s folk and country scene, Richard Inman is blessed with a rich baritone voice and a delicate musical touch. His mature songs feel at once deeply familiar and bracingly fresh. Between steady gigging and a residency at Winnipeg’s legendary Times Change(d) High and Lonesome Club, Richard has proven himself ... Read More

SOLD OUT! Tri-Continental: Bill Bourne, Lester Quitzau, and Madagascar Slim

Well-recognized and respected artists with successful solo careers in the Canadian global roots, folk and blues music scene, Bill Bourne, Lester Quitzau, and Madagascar Slim present a truly unique and critically acclaimed sound that is soulful and present, intense and atmospheric. Together as Tri-Continental, something very ... Read More

Dave Gunning

Returning for a third time to The Bassment, singer-songwriter Dave Gunning has released 11 critically acclaimed albums. His songwriting skill has been internationally recognized, with his tunes scoring victories and high placings in major international songwriting competitions such as the John Lennon Songwriting Contest and 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