80 results for tag: Singer Songwriter

Martin Sexton

In 2017 American singer-songwriter Martin Sexton extends touring in support of his ninth studio release Mixtape of the Open Road. The ​Wall Street Journal and​ CMT premiered tracks from the album that since garnered much critical acclaim. "Outstanding taste in songwriting as well as a soul-marinated voice." -​Rollingsto... Read More

Mohsin Zaman

Just named Edmonton's Male Artist of 2016, Mohsin Zaman is old hand at being a newcomer. With a voice haunted by heartbreak, curiosity and ever-bearing hope, he sings, writes, and performs with a wealth of skill and spirit far beyond his years. His album Waking Up charts his ambitious journey from the Middle East to Canada, ... Read More

Danny Michel

With nominations for three JUNOs, the Polaris Prize, The CBC "Heart Of Gold" and a pile of albums under his belt, Danny Michel is unquestionably one of Canada’s finest songwriters. His thoughtful lyrics & earnest performances have earned him a devoted fan base. Danny’s upcoming album, Khlebnikov, was recorded aboard a ... Read More

Eliza Doyle

One only has to hear Eliza Doyle perform to appreciate the originality her playing and songwriting writing have to offer. Eliza’s charismatic high energy performances and innovative and unique approach to the clawhammer banjo have impressed audiences far and wide. Sponsored by CFCR Read More

Ellen Froese

Hip-swinger, folk-singer Ellen Froese is not Joan Baez, or a sheep, but her vibrato may tell otherwise. Ellen draws primary influence from folksters such as Pete Seeger, Buffy Sainte-Marie, and Jack Elliott, but keeps her sound unique - whether performing an old traditional tune or a fresh new original. Now with two albums as ... Read More

Peter Katz

Having toured all over the world, regularly playing to capacity crowds, and managing to build an impressive fan base of loyal listeners, singer-songwriter Peter Katz has sold over 25,000 copies of his discs - mostly from the stage, one show at a time. Katz has released three recordings and is a 2012 JUNO Award nominee. Sponso... Read More

The Abrams

If you were lucky enough to catch the Abrams at their first Bassment performance in February of 2010, you know that they are very talented. After six years of playing gigs all across North America, brothers James and John are back with their five-piece band to play bluegrass, country, and folk-rock originals. Sponsored by ... Read More

Patrick Alexandre

Winnipeg blues-roots musician Patrick Alexandre (P.A.) Leclerc is best known for his role as frontman of the F-Holes and as the upright bassist for Little Miss Higgins and the Winnipeg 5.  Patrick returns to The Bassment with his trio to play a night of prairie blues and roots. Sponsored by CFCR. Read More

Cam Penner & Jon Wood

An international touring singer songwriter, Cam Penner has been featured on NPR’s All Music Considered, BBC’s 2016 mini-series Stonemouth, and has charted on the Folk Billboard Chart’s Top Twenty.  Cam's remarkably sympathetic foil and musical cohort Jon Wood plays electric guitar and lap steel. Sponsored by ... Read More

Megan Nash

Combining honesty with a powerful voice, Megan Nash has created a collection of songs with country, pop, and alternative influences. Megan draws heavily on the vastness of the prairies and deep rural roots can be felt in her carefully crafted songs.  Saskatoon’s Sarah Farthing plays the opening set. Sponsored by CFCR. ... Read More