Union Duke

Union Duke

Posted by on Apr 7, 2018 in 2018, Music | 0 comments

Sweat flies and floorboards tremble – Union Duke is a Toronto folk quintet with an explosive live show. Bridging soulful indie rock with bluegrass and country, the group belts out soaring harmonies with three, four and even five voices. For more information, visit the performer’s website.

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LOCARNO

LOCARNO

Posted by on Mar 23, 2018 in 2018, Music | 0 comments

LOCARNO is the Latin project of Juno-Award-winning musician, Tom Landa. A groove-heavy mix of Mexican folk, Cuban son, and Latin soul. For more information, visit the performer’s website.

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/:BLAK/

/:BLAK/

Posted by on Mar 2, 2018 in 2018, Music | Comments Off on /:BLAK/

/:BLAK is an exploration of the cultural community and history that make up the Black Community in Alberta. Krystal Dos Santos has created a performance combining song, dance, and poetry to showcase African & Caribbean cultures. For more information, visit the performer’s website.

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Maria Dunn Trio

Maria Dunn Trio

Posted by on Feb 3, 2018 in 2018, Music | 0 comments

Juno-nominated songwriter Maria Dunn draws deeply on the folk tradition of storytelling through song. Melding North American roots music with her Scottish-Irish heritage, she sings about the resilience and grace of “ordinary” people, past and present. For more information, visit the performer’s website.

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Going to Graceland

Going to Graceland

Posted by on Jan 13, 2018 in 2018, Feature, Music | 0 comments

Going to Graceland, a nine-piece group of Edmonton-based musicians takes fans of Paul Simon’s pivotal 1986 album through a journey of eclectic musical styles that transcend racial and cultural barriers. For more information, visit the performer’s website.

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