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Old Man Luedecke Releases New Album "Proof of Love"

"Proof of Love" is the follow up to Old Man Luedecke's widely acclaimed second album Hinterland. Produced by multi Juno Award winner Steve Dawson, this recording finds the pride of Chester, Nov ...
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Divorcees Win Country Recording of the Year!
We would just like to take a moment to thank everyone for their ongoing support. Winning the ECMA for Country Recording of the Year at the 2008 East Coast Music Awards has the entire band fire ...
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Highland Legacy DVD Release
Highland Legacy: The Music of Cape Breton (DVD) The vibrant folk traditions Of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia—especially the ancient fiddling style—are known and respected the world over.... ...
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Dusty Keeler releases new CD
Dusty Keeler has finished and released a new CD. Under The Radar And Over The Canyon is a collection of 11 songs recorded in an afternoon with Charles Austin at Echo Chamber Audio. It is Dusty' ...
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International country superstar Keith Urban is set to play the Halifax Common next Aug. 30
"We've got an international star who can pick and choose where he wants to go, and he's coming to Halifax, so that's great news," said Harold MacKay of Power Promotional Events, which is organizin ...
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Dave Gunning releases 6th album 'House for Sale'
“Building on the critical and popular success of “two-bit world”, his 2005 East Coast Music Awards album of the year, “House For Sale” is the work of a mature songwriter with a voice t ...
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Why SIGN UP as a FAN on the AMP?
FREE fan membership of the AMP gives access to: • Create Your Own Song Playlist • Create Own Profile Page and email to Friends • Vote on the Amp Charts • Write News & Reviews for other ...
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Rik Reese & Neon Highway Sennheiser Video Makes The Top Three!
Rik Reese & Neon Highway's video made the Top 3 finalists in a contest to win band equipment. View their video and place your comments for them to win....and you could win too...a pair of qualit ...
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Sennheiser Video Makes the Top Three!
Rik Reese & Neon Highway's video made the Top 3 finalists in a contest to win band equipment. View their video and place your comments for them to win....and you could win too...a pair of qualit ...
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ECMA Nominee Rik Reese Makes Canadian Country Album of the Decade List:
Canadian Country Music News has announced that the critically acclaimed debut album by Rik Reese & Neon Highway entitled, Mama Raised a Good Boy, has just been chosen on their list of TOP CANADIA ...
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ECMA Nominee Rik Reese Makes Canadian Country Album of the Decade List:
Canadian Country Music News has announced that the critically acclaimed debut album by Rik Reese & Neon Highway entitled, Mama Raised a Good Boy, has just been chosen on their list of TOP CANADIA ...
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ECMA Nominee Rik Reese Makes Canadian Country Album of the Decade List:
Canadian Country Music News has announced that the critically acclaimed debut album by Rik Reese & Neon Highway entitled, Mama Raised a Good Boy, has just been chosen on their list of TOP CANADIA ...
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Atlantic Multimedia Inc. signs Rik Reese & Neon Highway to Management Agreement!
Atlantic Multimedia is pleased to announce it has signed East Coast Music Award Nominee Rik Reese & Neon Highway under a Management Agreement. Things are moving fast for this group as Rik Rees ...
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East Coast Country Rockers Get ECMA Nomination!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sydney, Nova Scotia: In an official press conference held today in Sydney, NS, the East Coast Music Association has announced the 2010 ECMA Artist and industry award nominations ...
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Congratulations to East Coast Country Rockers
Rik Reese & Neon Highway. For their ECMA Nomination for Country Music Album of the Year! ...
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Congratulations to East Coast Country Rockers
Rik Reese & Neon Highway. For the ECMA Nomination for Country Music Album of the Year! ...
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Melanie Morgan CD Launch!
Capitol Theatre, Moncton NB Nov.21st With Special Guest Rik Reese & Neon Highway / Tickets will be on sale Tuesday Oct. 13th at the Box Office and Frank's Music / More info coming sooon!! ...
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Peter X Anthony releases new cd in Nova Scotia
Nova Scotias newest music transplant, Peter X Anthony, released his latest cd, Porcupine, here on the coast on Jan.1,2008. He hasn't even been here a year so many Maritimers may not even be awar ...
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Highland Legacy DVD Release
Highland Legacy: The Music of Cape Breton (DVD) The vibrant folk traditions Of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia—especially the ancient fiddling style—are known and respected the world over.... ...
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"Highland Legacy" DVD Release
Highland Legacy: The Music of Cape Breton (DVD) The vibrant folk traditions Of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia—especially the ancient fiddling style—are known and respected the world over.... ...
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Highland Legacy: The Music of Cape Breton (DVD) Release
Highland Legacy: The Music of Cape Breton (DVD) The vibrant folk traditions Of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia—especially the ancient fiddling style—are known and respected the world over... ...
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John Gracie Brings “Simply Christmas” Concert, Halifax, Dec 16th
The Gracie Holiday traditions continue as once again Nova Scotia singer/songwriter, John Gracie brings the music of Christmas to venues across the region. The Halifax stop this year is the Schoone ...
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New celtic group Drumlin performs at The Legacy Concert 1st Dec
A dynamic up and coming 4 piece family celtic group is joining The Legacy Concert for the 90th anniversary gala of the Halifax Explosion. Dal, Anya, Kassia and Liam Gilbert are under 17,super talente ...
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Yukon’s Kim Beggs tours NB & NS Oct 24th to 6th Nov
Yukoner Kim Beggs’ infuses sweet old-time roots country with dark tales of Northern life Western Canadian Music Awards Nominee for Outstanding Solo Roots Album of the year 2007! Special guest performe ...
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Ryan Cook and Sunny Acres touring the Maritimes
Yarmouth's Punk Rock turned Country music singer/songwriter Ryan Cook and his band Sunny Acres are nominated for two Music Nova Scotia Awards and will perform an official showcase as part of Nov ...
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Uni Song Int. Songwriting Contest Gives MacLeod A Mention
The 11th. Annual UniSong International Songwriting Contest has given Halifax-based songwriter Alan P. MacLeod some encouraging news: Honorable Mention - Country Category - for his song "ROLL ON". "ROL ...
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Chrissy Crowley nominated by the Canadian Folk Music Awards
Cape Breton fiddler Chrissy Crowley has been nominated for the "Young Performer of the Year Award" by the Canadian Folk Music Awards. She released her self-titled debut recording last February ...
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Torbert and Miles play Celtic & Folk at Grace United Church Nov 4
The Torbert Miles Duo will be performing in the first concert of the season in the concert series, Music at Grace, at Dartmouth's Grace United Church (70 King Street) on Sunday, November 4 at 7:3 ...
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Co-Songwriting Article Published
Hey! Alan P. MacLeod's article on Songwriting and Co-Writing has been published by The Muse's Muse and sent to it's 13,000 subscribers. "Co-writing For Bags of Money - Or Not" appears i ...
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George Canyon’s album ‘Classics’ in stores October 9th
Country star George Canyon is set to release his latest album ‘Classics’ (Universal Music Canada). The album, which features his current release, “Ring of Fire,” as well as 12 other well-love ...
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Celtic Colours International Festival Oct 5 to 13 Sydney NS
This year's Celtic Colours International Festival will open on October 5th, at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre Arena, with the world renowned Chieftains and close nine days later, at the Big Fiddl ...
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Singer-songwriter Corb Lund to tour Atlantic Canada, Nov 21-24
Founding member of Western Canada's independent phenomena The Smalls, Corb Lund will perform in support of his upcoming album Horse Soldier! Horse Soldier! during a tour of Atlantic Canada with specia ...
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Cindy Church, Susan Crowe and Raylene Rankin perform Oct 11th & 12th, Halifax
Three of Canada's most accomplished female folk artists are coming together for the first time for two very special evenings of music. Cindy Church, Susan Crowe and Raylene Rankin will perform togethe ...
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Blackie & the Rodeo Kings perform NB and NS Oct 3rd to 7th
Blackie & the Rodeo Kings, are a Canadian folk/rock/alternative country group from Hamilton, Ontario, comprised of Tom Wilson, Colin Linden and Stephen Fearing and have been together as BARK for ...
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John Gracie performs Sat 22 Sept at Fountain Performing Arts Centre in Windsor, NS
Multiple award winning singer/songwriter John Gracie will bring his catalogue of music to Windsor this weekend with a concert at the Fountain Performing Arts Centre at Kings Edgehill School on Saturday ...
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Steve Poltz performs with Pamela Underwater Sept 29th at Ginger’s, Halifax
He trick-or-treated at Liberace’s house, planned a two-day stay in Amsterdam that ended a month later with him escaping the city under the cover of darkness, and was Bob Hope’s favorite alta ...
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In the Dead of Winter Music Festival features Mary Gauthier and Ron Hynes, Halifax, Wed 12 Sept
Two of North America's most respected singer-songwriters, Mary Gauthier & Ron Hynes, perform on Wednesday September 12 at St. John's United Church, Windsor Street, Halifax. Tickets on sal ...
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Joel Plaskett, Old Man Luedecke & Little Miss Moffat at Little River Folk 30 Sept, Petite Riviere NS
Join Little River Folk for their harvest songwriter's showcase - the richest south shore talent on stage for your listening pleasure. Solo acoustic performances from three of Nova Scotia's bes ...
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Don Brownrigg to release debut recording Sept 14 at the Khyber Club in Halifax, NS.
Newfoundland raised, Halifax based Don Brownrigg will release his debut recording ‘Wander Songs’ on September 14th, 2007 in Halifax at the Khyber Club on Barrington Street. Throughout the night ...
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Singer-songwriter Thom Swift releases debut solo album nationally
Halifax-based singer-songwriter Thom Swift releases his highly anticipated debut solo album ‘Into the Dirt nationally’ via Festival Distribution. Upcoming shows include: Sept. 14 Fredericton ...
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LaHave Folk Festival Saturday 1 September
This Labour Day Weekend, September 1st will be the second annual LaHave Folk Festival at the historic Fort Point Museum in the mouth of the beautiful LaHave River, Nova Scotia. This one day folk festiva ...
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Cas McCrea Releases 4 song EP
View Cas McCrea Band's EPK Four Chords and the Truth, Cas McCrea’s first independent recording is the result of an artist who is committed to honing his craft. Recorded at CBC’s Studio H, thes ...
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The Annual Hank Snow Tribute August 16 to 19 in Bridgewater, NS
The 17th Annual Hank Snow Tribute takes place August 16-19 in Bridgewater, NS with special guests George Hamilton IV and the Rainbow Ranch Boys as well as great classic country music by Maritime artists ...
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Road to Celtic Colours Music Camp, Oct 1 - 4 at Sherbrooke Village, NS
For all who share an interest in traditional music and, in particular, Celtic music. A range of workshops will be offered daily which focus on the expertise of our instructors Troy MacGillivray ...
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Ian Gill plays Lunenburg Sessions on Tuesday 21 August
Ian Gill is a singer/songwriter with a deep devotion to ordinary Canadians and their stories. He draws his inspiration from the peace and solitude that can be found in small towns and remote corner ...
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Jesse Beck latest cd ‘Back From Nowhere’ gets airplay
He has recently released his first full length country cd, "Back From Nowhere", a great album that contains a great variety of material, that no one will be bored of listening. Recorded and produce ...
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CD launches set for Lazy Jacks
Lazy Jacks are ready to launch their third CD, Watercolour Windows, across the Marimes. The disc is a mix of original folk material that has a wide appeal. Launches are set for PEI for the Augus ...
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George Canyon ‘In A Quiet Room’ Tour starts September 19 in BC
On September 19th Canadian country star George Canyon kicks off his 43-date cross-Canada ‘In A Quiet Room’ tour. The tour, which starts in Courtenay, BC, moves across the country traveling ove ...
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Rose Cousins wins Canadian Regional Final for Mountain Stage NewSong Contest!
At the NOW Lounge in Toronto, Rose Cousins was chosen out of 10 contestants in the Mountain Stage NewSong Contest to represent Canada in the finals in New York City in September. One or mor ...
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Dave Carmichael tours in support of his CD entitled “Spirit Dance”
Dave is very happy to announce the release of his latest CD, SPIRIT DANCE. The music is acoustic-based, gritty, and heart-felt with a message of hope - highlighting his proficiency in writing intelligen ...
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Ryan Cook wins the Rodeo Lounge Battle of the Bands contest!
Ryan Cook recently won $1000 at the Rodeo Lounge battle of the bands. He was also offered the house spot there, so he will be playing every Sunday for the rest of the summer. Be sure to check hi ...
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John Gracie Launches “Concert by the Sea” at Tall Ships Festival in Halifax on 14 July
Mutliple award-winning, singer/songwriter, John Gracie launches another new show this summer in conjunction with the Tall Ships Nova Scotia Festival in Halifax. The show is Concert by the Sea, a ...
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Tignish Irish Folk Festival, Tignish PEI, August 3 to 5
Founded in 1999, the Tignish Irish Festival grows every year. Irish roots or not, it’s a fun and musical weekend everyone is sure to enjoy! Friday, August 3rd Irish Ceilidh Night Tignis ...
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50th Anniversary Miramichi Folksong Festival Mon-Fri Aug 6 to 10
Outline schedule: MONDAY AUGUST 6, 2007 50th Anniversary, Grand Opening - Miramichi Civic Centre - 487 King George Hwy. Monday - August 6th , 7:00pm Featuring: Miramichi Fiddlers, Melani ...
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2007 Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival August 9 to 12
With over 40 artist playing at 9 stages / venues, this years festival promises to be a musical feast for all folk music fans! This year's performers include: Aine MacLellan and Rebecca South A ...
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Fox Mountain Country Music Festival Aug 2 to 5
“This year, I have put together what I feel is a good variety of talented performers. I’ve added a few different things from other years. Only when it’s over will I know if my gut reaction ...
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Canadian Deep Roots Music Festival Sept 14 to 16 Wolfville NS
The fourth edition of the Canadian Deep Roots Music Festival brings to Wolfville an exciting mix of world-class instrumentalists, soulful performers and some of the best singer-songwriters anywhere ...
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31st Annual Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival Aug 3 to 5
This long standing Folk Festival will be held August 3, 4 and 5, 2007 at Bannerman Park in downtown St. John's, NL. This year's festival will be dedicated to the memory of Dermot O'Reilly. Th ...
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John Gracie Launches “Great Canadian Singalong” at Sydney’s Canada Day Celebration
Multiple award-winning, singer/songwriter, John Gracie kicks off his summer touring with the launch of a new live show that promises to be a most enjoyable evening for audience members. The new sho ...
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Australian singer-songwriter Xavier Rudd Performs at the Marquee Club, Halifax NS July 14
Critically-acclaimed Australian singer-songwriter and surfer Xavier Rudd will perform songs in support of his latest release White Moth during a performance in Halifax at the Marquee Club on Saturday ...
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Event in the Tent Concert June 22 and 23 Summerside PEI
Event in the Tent! is where Country meets Celtic this year! Juno Award winning George Canyon teams up with Charlie Major on June 22 for what will be a foot-stomping concert for thousands of musi ...
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Sherbrooke Now Songwriters Music Camp July 2 to 5
A range of songwriting workshops will be offered daily which focus on the expertise of our instructors. In addition to the daily teaching schedule, informal musical gatherings will be held each evenin ...
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Canadian Folk Music Awards 2007 Submissions by 15 July
The Canadian Folk Music Awards committee announced today that the 2007 CFMA ceremony will take place Saturday, December 1st at the Canadian Museum of Civilization in Gatineau, Quebec ...
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The Grammy goes to Gordie Sampson
And The Grammy Goes To Gordie Sampson - Country Song of the Year "Jesus Take The Wheel" Gordie Sampson Wins Grammy Award for Country Song of the Year "Jesus Take The Wheel" During the 49t ...
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The Stan Rogers Folk Festival, June 29 to July 1
The Stan Rogers Folk Festival will showcase critically acclaimed musicians from across the globe, including Grammy Award winners Nanci Griffith and Gordie Sampson, Country Music Award winners Gretche ...
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The Grass in Texas and beyond!
Feb 15 2007 2:00A Pogue Fado Halifax, Nova Scotia Feb 16 2007 8:30P One World Cafe Halifax, Nova Scotia Feb 17 2007 5:30A 72 Hour Jam Halifax, Northwest Territories Mar 15 2007 8:00P SXSW 2007 (Mar 14-17) Austin, Texas ...
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Tanya Davis wins national songwriting competition
Canada Music Week (CMW), Q104 and Music Nova Scotia are proud to announce that Tanya Davis is the regional winner of the National Songwriting Competition. Davis’ song “The Gorgeous Morn ...
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