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Wailin’ Wednesday: How to Throw a Zero-Waste Dinner Party

Wailin’ Wednesday: How to Throw a Zero-Waste Dinner Party

Not only is October Sustainability Month, but we are mid-way through Waste Reduction Week – so the sheer confluence of these two things should inspire us to be sustainable superhumans, right?

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VIDEO: Robyn Hitchcock & The Sadies Play The Band’s Stage Fright

VIDEO: Robyn Hitchcock & The Sadies Play The Band’s Stage Fright

It happened at the festival this summer: Robyn Hitchcock and The Sadies took Big Bluestem stage on the hot afternoon of Saturday, July 11 to play the Band’s iconic album, Stage Fright, in its entirety. The heat didn’t stop the field packed with people from singing and dancing along to “The Shape I’m In,” “Strawberry Wine,” and the rest of the hits.

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Wailin’ Wednesday: A Few Reasons To Watch the Americana Honors & Awards Tonight

Wailin’ Wednesday: A Few Reasons To Watch the Americana Honors & Awards Tonight

The Americana Honors & Awards show will air tonight and has us reminiscing about all the darn good Americana we heard at the festival this summer thanks to the likes of Jason Isbell, Liz Longley, Marlon Williams, Shakey Graves and The Tillers.

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Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Daniel Champagne

Winnipeg Folk Fest Session with Daniel Champagne

Daniel Champagne cut his festival chops at the Winnipeg Folk Fest. He worked his way through the Stingray Young Performers Program in 2010 then ripped it up on the Main Stage this July.

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Wailin’ Wednesday: Teal Neal Says Goodbye

Wailin’ Wednesday: Teal Neal Says Goodbye

“Well, school’s starting up again, so it’s back to teaching I go. It was a blast sharing the Folk Fest experience with all of you! I’ll be back next year. If you see me in the crowd, be sure to say hello.

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Who’s Ready for More Music?

Who’s Ready for More Music?

Hear All Year! The music doesn’t stop after the festival.

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