Posts with the tag singer/songwriter.

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Iron & Wine highlight of Winnipeg Folk Festival so far (and other Day 3 notes)

Posted by: Paul Little  //  July 11, 2009 @ 6:44am

The third night of the Winnipeg Folk Festival was a busy day, and for that reason, this is going to be a shorter update tonight. It was a long, mostly cool day out at Bird's Hill Park on Friday, and sleep awaits -- but here we go!

Friday at the fest was all about the singer-songwriter -- at least for this writer.

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Xavier Rudd headlines second night of the Winnipeg Folk Festival

Posted by: Paul Little  //  July 10, 2009 @ 5:38am

If you've been following our Twitter updates on the left side of our home page (or directly at twitter.com/showbizmonkeys), then you know what Day 2 of the Winnipeg Folk Festival was like -- the music was great, the atmosphere was awesome, and the weather was all over the place.

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36th Annual Winnipeg Folk Festival launches five days of music with Elvis Costello

Posted by: Paul Little  //  July 9, 2009 @ 6:46am

The Winnipeg Folk Festival has become one of the premiere outdoor festivals in North America over its 36 year history, attracting crowds of over 45,000 paying customers to see the world's best folk, roots, bluegrass, and traditional music performers.

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Album Review: Emma-Lee - Never Just a Dream

Posted by: Ariana  //  July 30, 2008 @ 1:01am

What grabs you first about Toronto songstress Emma-Lee's debut full-length album Never Just a Dream? The dulcet tones of her voice and the mellow vibe, for starters.

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Live Review: Sarah Slean in Winnipeg (May 11, 2008)

Posted by: Paul Little  //  May 12, 2008 @ 9:29am

From the moment the first notes of Day One's "California" rang through The Burt, it became the den of Sarah Slean. The cabaret popster, looking enchanting in a white knee-length dress and green high heels, immediately drew the audience in with her haunting vocals and poetic lyrics.

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Interview: Musician Ben Lee talks about his new movie, as well as his day job

Posted by: Mark McLeod  //  January 6, 2004 @ 10:42pm

It's funny how things work out sometimes. In October of 2002, I crossed paths with singer/songwriter Ben Lee at a sound check party for a Vanessa Carlton concert that I won tickets to from a local radio station.

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