Folk


Better Together: Édith Butler & Lisa LeBlanc

“Lisa would say, ‘I want to bring out the real chick fro...

Lendemain de veille: The party is on!

Over three million plays online, now radio picks up, too

Leonard Sumner earns 2021 Indigenous Songwriter Award

With $10,000 prize, as part of the Indigenous Music Awards

Ian Janes: Writing from a title

And engaging listeners with a companion booklet

Allison Russell has found her voice

“I felt the urgency to write”

Folk Music Canada spearheads creation of nine songs through international collaboration

Between Canadian artists and those from Australia, Nordic na...

Hildegard: Days of Ecstasy

When Helena Deland and Ouri write together, the whole is gre...

Apply now for 2021 SOCAN Foundation Awards of more than $97,000 in total

For Young Composers, Emerging Screen Composers, and Young Ca...

David Lafleche: Finding Your Voice

The conductor and music director abandons television to indu...

Laura Niquay: The Messenger

“We’re all human, and this album was made for everyone...

William Prince, Marie-Ève Lapierre-Lemoyne, Leela Gilday win songwriting awards at 2020 CFMAs

Pharis and Jason Romero win big at second online edition of ...

Vincent Vallières : Beauty in Mind

“Being able to put my ego aside to serve my song is going ...

Kellie Loder: Making “spiritual” music for all ears

And defying the pigeonholes

In the Spotlight: Crown Lands

Psych, prog, folk, and blues, all with the right chemistry

Pivoting to perform in pandemic

Playing Drive-Ins, Micro-Concerts, Unique Tour Spaces

BEYRIES: Encounters of a New Kind

“I’ve come to love this trade, thanks to the exchange I ...

William Prince at Folk Music Ontario/SOCAN songwriting masterclass

Winner of 2020 SOCAN Songwriting Prize shares stories, insig...

Noah Reid: Not just paddling up Schitt’s Creek

Singer-songwriter pens honest, heartfelt songs

Songs by Men Without Hats, Rankin Family, Rough Trade inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

“Safety Dance,” “Pop Goes the World,” “Fare Thee W...

Julian Taylor, on his breakthrough album The Ridge

An outsider looks back, with a sonic departure

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