Folk Fest

The Dixie Chicks vocalist struggled with her headlining set.
The first day of the Vancouver Folk Music Festival featured an eclectic lineup.
Never one to play by Nashville’s rules, the Dixie Chicks’ Natalie Maines has embraced her inner rock ’n’ roller.
Somewhere in the middle of a lengthy tour, Decemberists guitarist Chris Funk and bassist Nate Query had an idea.
The Lomax Project is still so new that even Stone isn’t sure how it will play out on the folk-festival stage.
Though she grew up in Calgary, violinist and singer Brigitte Dajczer—who goes by her stage name Briga—feels very much at home now in Montreal.
Due to extenuating circumstances, which we’ll explain in a bit, dream-pop singer-songwriter Phildel Hoi Yee Ng came to music later on in life than she would have preferred.
As he prepares to head out on the road, Danny Michel has a lot on his mind.
When Reuben Koroma and his wife Grace headed to Sierra Leone’s international airport building at Lungi in 1997, it wasn’t to fly anywhere.
We've got the scoop on some not-to-miss acts at this year's Vancouver Folk Music Festival.