David Francey is the big winner at the Canadian Folk Music Awards.
"Artist of the Year" and "Album of the Year"
Irish Mythen recieves two major award nominations:
"Artist of the Year" - Folk Alliance International "Touring Artist of the Year" Music PEI
Eh440 appears at the Air Canada for a Microsoft event.
Eh440 performed their original "Died On The Table" (and Stacey spits the Busta Rhymes rap from "Look At Me Now") for a full house at the ACC!
New album from Eh440 - "Boss Level" Sept 2nd
The acapella powerhouse group is ready to release their second album on September 2nd, entitled "Boss Level"
David Francey's 6 week tour of the UK
David Francey set for a 6 week tour of the UK in support of his new album, "Emptry Train"
David Francey Down Under!
David completed a successful 3 month tour of Australia that included the prestigious Woodford Folk Festival and the National Folk Festival.
"David Francey a star attraction at the National Folk Festival" - article
A three month national tour has just been announced for Francey - Full list of dates here
David was recently a guest on CBC's 'My Playlist' - Listen Here
Eh440 was voted the #1 Campus Artist in the USA
Eh440 received a perfect score from schools across the US, which has never been done! (Campus Activities Magazine)
The band also won an Independent Music Award and were nominated for three CARA Awards (International Acappella Awards)
Eh440 embarks on another U.S Campus Tour this month and will be back in Germany, Austria, and Slovenia for the month of November: Eh440 Tours. Eh440 recently collaborated with platinum recording artist Luke McMaster (of McMaster & James).
A special shout out to Stacey Kay (member of Eh440) for her stellar performance on America's Got Talent.
David Francey has earned another JUNO nomination
Francey's JUNO nominated album "So Say We All" has been named "Album of The Year" by Penguin Eggs.
This is an unprecedented 4th time that Francey has received the honor.
"A Game Goin On" written by David Francey and Dave Gunning won the CBC Song Quest.
David Francey, Ron MacLean, David Gunning at the Hockey Day In Canada Gala, Lloydminster, AB
Ashley is part of a new project called "The Eastern Belles" - a collaboration between P.E.I artists: Juno winner Catherine MacLellan, Meaghan Blanchard, and Ashley Condon. www.EasternBelles.com
Ashley will be showcasing at P.E.I Music Week and Folk Music Ontario.
The Eastern Belles will be showcasing at Contact East, P.E.I Music Week, Alberta Showcase, Manitoba Showcase and OSAC (Saskatchewan Showcase)
Ann Vriend - New Album
Ann Vriend's new album "For The People In The Mean Time" is released! Hit songwriter Dan Hill co-wrote one of the tracks with Ann. The album was produced by Tino Zolfo.
Here is the first single from the album - Long Road
Calgary Sun (interview)
Fast Forward Weekly (review)
Gig City (review)
Ann Vriend recently appeared on the Vinyl Cafe tour hosted by Stewart McLean, the show has been broadcast across Canada and the US.
New Video & Awards For Francey
David Francey took home the award for Songwriter of the Year at the Canadian Folk Music Awards last month. He also took first prize in the USA Songwriting Competition (folk) for his song Broken Glass.
David has just finished a 50 date tour in support of his new album "So Say We All".
A helicopter was brought in for a bunch of shots in David's new video "Rain" (see Featured Artist Video)
Ann Vriend on VINYL CAFE
Ann Vriend has been confirmed to appear on the Vinyl Cafe with Stuart McLean.
Ann will be part of both the live show & broadcast.
The live show will be held on January 25 & 26, 2014 at the Fairmount Jasper Park Lodge
Eh440 - RIP Rob Ford
Eh440 recorded this song to mark the end of our very own Mayor Rob Ford's shenanigans this year - Check out the video: "RIP ROB FORD".
Eh440 appeared on CBC's Dragons' Den earlier this year and got a deal. Click here to see the pitch.
John Landry new album
John is back in the Studio with Producer Rick Hutt. New album out this spring.
Sunday December 22nd, 2013
John Landry's Holiday Wish
w/ South Mountain at the Capitol Theatre, Port Hope ON
For Tickets Call: 1-800-434-5092
or ORDER ONLINE
Eh440 in the Dragon's Den
Eh440 appeared on the set of hit CBC show Dragons' Den. They pitched to a panel of Canadian business moguls. See how they did ...
Eh440 Wins Galaxy Rising Star
After a performance at the Burlington Sound Of Music Festival in June, Eh440 was awarded the prestigious Galaxie Rising Star Award. Eh440 also recently performed in Iqaluit, Nunavut. A photo blog of the trip can be found here with a feature on the Music Canada website.
Aug 10 - Taste of the Danforth, Toronto ON
Aug 10 - Aeolian Hall, London ON
Aug 22 to 25 - Sudbury Summer Fest
*Support for Carly Rae Jepsen & Great Big Sea
Ann Vriend - "She's The One"
Ann was this year's winner of the Ottawa Bluesfest "She's the One" competition presented by Boom 99.7FM.
This fall Ann kicks off another European tour which includes a performance at the Canadian Embassy in Paris.
Next Canadian Date:
Aug 29 Musideum, Toronto ON
Ashley Condon Hits #1
Ashley topped the Galaxie Folk charts last week following her performance at the official release party in PEI for her new album "This Great Great Compromise". New video here
She was also featured in the Chronicle Herald "Condon's call to musical glory"
Aug 30 to Sept 1 - Shelter Valley Folk Fest
Sept 11 will kick off Ashley's cross Canada tour