Bristol, UK – December 1, 2013 – The folks at Bristol Kitchen Radio were in touch with us recently to help pass around the word they are attempting to get 2,000 people dancing the same steps to the same music in different kitchens across the UK and the world. We’re streaming one of their programs in our story and have more details of the project there. The deadline for video submissions is December 15, 2013.
Halifax, NS – November 29, 2013 – It’s obvious right off the bat that a lot of work and thought went into the new album release from EB Anderson and the Resolutes. Broken Down Horse proves the buzz about this group is well deserved. We're streaming music from the album in our review. Have a look!
Fredericton, NB – November 25, 2013 – Katherine Moller is maintaining a Christmas tradition she had with her father and perform concerts in support of local food banks. She is also contributing the sales of her new collection of seasonal music to that effort. “Greensleeves & Puddin’ Pies. Get all the details on this recording and Katherine and listen to music we're streaming in our story. Then buy the album to help her continue a family tradition to help foods banks.
Sydney, NS - November 21, 2013 – The Barra MacNeil’s spent some of the hottest days of the summer in Cape Breton to record their newest Christmas CD – O Christmas Three. The title is a play on the fact that this is the Barras’ third seasonal recording. It is set to hit the market on the first week of December. We're streaming music from the new album right now. Check out that and all the tour dates announced in our story.
Charlottetown, PE – November 21, 2013 - There is a long history of the blues on the East Coast and the new CD from the Plain Dirty Blues Band reflects the gritty and edgy sound that has developed over the years. What used to be smoky bars and pubs may have changed, but the music remains the same. Have a look at our review and listen to music we are streaming from the album.
Hillsborough, NB, November 19, 2013 – A new music series has been launched at St. Mary’s Anglican Church in Hillsborough, New Brunswick. The Bore Music Festival founder, Kelly-Sue O'Connor decided that having great live music in Hillsborough, NB once a year is not enough. "We are so excited to have secured the historical St. Mary's Anglican Church for a monthly music night we are calling Eventide at St. Mary's.
Toronto, ON – November 18, 2013 – Stephanie Cadman already has an East Coast fan base. In 2006 Stephanie had the incredible opportunity to create a new, original show at the Charlottetown Festival in PEI. After a sold-out 5 week run at the Confederation Center, Stephanie’s Celtic Blaze toured throughout the US and Canada to rave reviews. Her new album has just been releasesd. We have an interview with Stephanie, a review of the album, and we're streaming music from the album in our story.
St. John’s, NL – November 15, 23013 – Great Big Sea’s Sean McCann has announced the 20th Anniversary tour will be his last tour with the group. In a statement on his Facebook page, Sean said “"This will be my last tour with GBS...and I fully intend to enjoy every fucken second and leave the stage with nothing but LOVE in my heart. So come on out to say goodbye....and save the Last Dance for Me." More in our story.
Sydney, Nova Scotia - November 10, 2013 - The bulk of the Music Nova Scotia Awards were handed out this afternoon in Sydney, Nova Scotia. We have complete results of the winners announced so far. Read our story for details.
Gander, NL – November 10, 2013 - The Music NL Awards were handed out during a Gala performance in Gander, Newfoundland. The Ennis Sisters and Amelia Curran led with three awards each. Here's the complete results.