LYNNE HANSON: River of Sand

            LYNNE HANSON River of Sand Continental   Whoever dumped Lynne Hanson unleashed a melancholy that made for a solid collection of songs from this celebrated Canadian songwriter. Produced by Lynn Miles, another talented Canadian musician, they’ve put together a recording that bursts with … → read more

Canada Increases Fees for International Artists

Canadians hoping to see non-Canadian acts at coffeehouses, bars and other venues will be seeing a reduction in the choice of artists or a dramatic spike in ticket prices. This will be due to new legislation that dramatically increases the application fees for all non-Canadian acts, raising costs to $275 … → read more

Canadian Folksinger Willie P. Bennett Dies

From the CBC: Canadian folksinger Willie P. Bennett has died at his home in Peterborough, Ont. Bennett’s official website confirmed on Sunday that the Juno Award-winning singer passed away peacefully at age 56 on Friday. No cause of death has been given, but Bennett suffered a heart attack last year. … → read more