Jul 24, 2014To witness Tanya Tagaq become sonically undone against a sublime mountain backdrop in Banff is a really special thing to take in.
Jul 24, 2014
With her own compelling brand of folk music and two strong albums, Whitby Ontario’s Jadea Kelly should not be missed for her Calgary Folk Fest debut.
Jul 23, 2014Ian Campeau aka "DeeJay NDN" from A Tribe Called Red, chats with NMC blogger Barbara Bruederlin about music, activism, and their upcoming Calgary Folk Music Festival gig.
Jul 22, 2014Being both tortured and elated are dichotomies that roots act The Strumbellas straddle well. Amid the bursts of violins and banjos, stomps and claps, and jubilant multi-part harmonies, there’s a dark, recurrent theme of death tucked away.
Jul 21, 2014We’ve made it to the dead centre of summer, full of heat, dust, and mosquitos, but there’s new growth on the horizon from some Canadian music champions.