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Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Grace & Tony

Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Grace & Tony

It was a pleasure discovering the music of Nashville, TN’s Grace & Tony at Folk Fest this summer. Their self-proclaimed “punkgrass” music could be heard on many stages over the festival weekend - a genre that sprung up organically when Tony met Grace and they began jamming together, combining his punk-rock sound with her gospel and bluegrass style.

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Three Questions About Human Rights with Buffy Sainte-Marie

Three Questions About Human Rights with Buffy Sainte-Marie

Curating the Canadian Concert for Human Rights for the opening of the Canadian Museum of Human Rights is an exciting opportunity for us. The diversity of music we have lined-up for September 20 at The Forks will make for a truly special day.

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Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Fortunate Ones

Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Fortunate Ones

We are thrilled to share this Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with festival performers Fortunate Ones, featuring the song “I’d Wait For Anyone Who Would Wait For Me,” off their album The Bliss, due out this fall.

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Live @ The Folk Exchange Concerts!

Live @ The Folk Exchange Concerts!

We are excited to present these shows at The Folk Exchange! Our cozy music venue is located in the heart of the Exchange District at 211 Bannatyne, right behind the music store. The Folk Exchange is a licensed space so you can enjoy a drink while you take in the great music we have lined up.

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Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Old Man Canyon

Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Old Man Canyon

This is one of the iconic songs of Folk Fest; a tune we’ve heard hummed on sidewalks and coffee shops since the festival. We were so happy to have a chance to record “Phantoms and Friends” with Old Man Canyon backstage at the festival.

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Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Hiss Golden Messenger

Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Hiss Golden Messenger

The second live acoustic session that we are so excited to share with you is with North Carolina’s Hiss Golden Messenger.

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Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Shakey Graves

Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Shakey Graves

We are thrilled to share the first of five live acoustic sessions shot at the 2014 Winnipeg Folk Fest. A new acoustic session will premiere every Tuesday in August from your favourite festival performers!

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Canadian Concert For Human Rights

Canadian Concert For Human Rights

“We are thrilled to work with an organization whose values are so well aligned with our own,” said Winnipeg Folk Festival Artistic Director Chris Frayer. “The folk music genre has always been steeped in the pursuit of equality for all and it was with that in mind that we put together this diverse line-up of incredibly talented Canadian artists.”

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