Hamilton blues-rocker Terra Lightfoot was the master of ceremonies for a freewheeling evening of top-tier Canadian folk, blues and country on Wednesday.
Lisa Leblanc’s set at the 27 Club was rife with French-language sing-alongs, heavy metal covers, and odes to stolen cars, dive bars, cowboys, and Kraft Dinner.
Juno-winning band The Strumbellas played a delightful set at Bluesfest Sunday evening.
Flute-playing prog-rocker Ian Anderson headlined Bluesfest with a set of classic songs by Jethro Tull.
East coast indie band Hillsburn treated their Ottawa fans to a sold-out show at LIVE! on Elgin on Monday.
East met West on Friday as gregarious folk-rocker Alan Doyle played a packed house in Calgary, Alberta.
Bruce Cockburn’s show at Calgary’s Jack Singer Concert Hall on January 23rd was a powerful, politically charged evening of Canadian music.
There was no snow on the ground when the Canadian Pacific Rail Holiday Train pulled into Anderson Station, but that didn’t damper the Christmas spirit.
Last Friday’s concert at Calgary’s Festival Hall was an elaborate affair, as far as Canadian folk shows go.
Last weekend’s Juno Awards established William Prince as a musician to watch.
Feist brought the 2017 Juno Awards to a standstill with her tribute to late songwriter Leonard Cohen.
Rights management group Ole hosted one of the greatest parties of 2017 Juno Weekend.