Robert Plant and Alison Krauss eloquently update mid-20th century American song-writing on Raising the Roof
The focus is on folk, roots,blues and country featuring Pete Seeger as well as Ontario duo Cat Clyde and Jeremie Albino
East Coast singer-songwriter Kim Harris’ album Heirloom has listener’s saying: “That voice!”.
Discovering veteran artists for the first time and saying goodbye to some of the greats
Joni Miller has long had a thing for skinny chicks playing strong lead guitar like Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde Compatriots and Victoria residents Ted Lane and Jim Thomson feel differently about music in the time of COVID. Lane’s unimpressed while Thomson …Read More
A dozen eclectic and beautiful songs from Patti Smith, Olafur Arnalds, Brian Eno, The Fretless, Eineida Marta, Keb’ Mo’ and more
A few oldies. A few new ones. From contributors Diane Beckett and Ron Verzuh.
A genre-jumping set of music from ska-punk to Portuguese fado, slow jazz, comforting Americana to spoken word artistry and more.
Cool sounds for tuned in people
Kurated readers share the music you loved and listened to most in 2020