Jaron Freeman-Fox and his band The Opposite of Everything somehow combine bluegrass with Indian music, African beats with sea shanties, or klezmer with the blues, and make it sound like the most natural thing in the world. Fronted by maniac violin virtuoso Jaron Freeman-FoxRead more ...
For almost twenty-five years Stewart MacDougall has been one of Alberta's busiest and most diverse musicians and songwriters.Read more ...
Nancy Ruth & Sangria Jam
Sangria Jam could be described as ‘jazz falling in love with flamenco’, but as our bassist/ producer Juan Soto says in the interview below, ‘we just play what we feel.’ For me there is no greater feeling than singing and playing my own songs with the enormous musical talents that make up this band. I invite you to explore Sangria Jam’s ‘ingredients’ below… this isn’t a fusion so much as it is as spontaneous musical expression of our lives here in Andalucia, Spain, and what happens when we play together. A CD is set for release in 2015….Read more ...
BLOG. Do you, like me, hate it when you go to a restaurant for a good meal and the tablecloth is dirty, wet raincoats hanging over the seats and you can not separate the waiter from the dishwasher guy? But you pay for this meal. You just go to a restaurant for a good meal in a clean and hospitable environment. You just want a good meal and great service for your money!
Are you planning to tour in Europe next year? Festivals start planning right after the summer and will make their finale decision at the end of the year. Many may not know this but live music venues are booking about two years ahead and theatre venues book between August and November to fill their programs for the next theatre season next year September to May.
Festivals, Music Clubs and Theaters are great places where musical talent gets a chance to get in touch with their fans and are the perfect opportunity to surprise new fans, to dazzle and to win them over. But where do you find the right talent for such an event? Are the artists reliable and original? How do you choose from the wide range of possibilities and do the conditions fit well to your questions, budget and needs?
The new album, "Double Mind", from Toronto musician David Celia, is a collection of songs written and developed while maintaining a busy touring schedule across Europe and North America. Entirely self-financed and produced, the album seems to embrace a diversity of genres from the past while at the same time managing to sound completely fresh and current.