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Sawdust City Music Festival: Saturday Night Concert

Rewind to August 2017, and the first Sawdust City Music Festival, where event founder and curator Miranda Mulholland pulled out all the stops to bring a fantastic Saturday night show to the town of Gravenhurst, ON.  Boasting a line up… Continue Reading →

Gossip Talkin’ Blues, Episode 20: Sawdust City Music Festival Preview (Mayhemingways, Good Lovelies)

In this, the first of our podcast series previewing this year’s Sawdust City Music Festival, we chat with the Mayhemingways’ Josh Fewings and the Good Lovelies’ Kerri Ough, ahead of their appearances at the festival.  (For tickets, visit the Sawdust… Continue Reading →

Gossip Talkin’ Blues, Episode 5: Under the Covers

After an hour’s sleep was so rudely snatched from us earlier this month (with the beginning of Daylight Savings Time), we’ve chosen to go back under the covers for this episode.  We feature cover songs from Joel Plaskett, Emm Gryner,… Continue Reading →

Gossip Talkin’ Blues, Episode 3: Women in Canadian Music

With the beginning of Women’s History Month, we spotlight a few of our favorite female Canadian musicians.  Included in this episode are songs from the Good Lovelies, Jill Barber, Iskwé, Hannah Georgas, Tanika Charles, and Laura Cole. SOCAN license #5052874

Interview: Good Lovelies, “Shapeshifters”

With their new album, “Shapeshifters,” the Good Lovelies have stepped into a new era of their musicmaking.  “We are the heavy lifters, we are the shapeshifters,” they sing in the album’s opening track, “I See Gold,” and so they are. … Continue Reading →

Coming Soon to Your Player: Looking Forward to Upcoming Releases

Now that we’re thoroughly into 2018, it’s time to look forward instead of backward.  We already know of a number of great albums coming in the next few months… here are a few that we’re especially eager to hear. 26… Continue Reading →

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