This year marks the 42nd anniversary of the Vancouver Folk Music Festival.
To celebrate the occasion, the
Georgia Straight's coverage includes articles about Larkin Poe, The Hamiltones, Sam Roberts, Desirée Dawson, and the Aerialists’ secret weapon.
The 2019 edition takes place at Jericho Beach Park from Thursday to Sunday (July 19 to 21). Enjoy the show!
The Lovell sisters readily confess to a fascination with the southern-gothic genre, as expressed in Edgar Allan’s eerie poems and short stories.
The North Crolina trio blurs the lines between the secular and the sacred.
On the line from his home in la belle province, Roberts reports that he’s been “toying” with the idea of debuting some of the new songs at Jericho Beach Park, but has chosen to keep them secret for now.
One of the simplest ways to describe the bands music would be "Celtic rock", according to Vancouver-raised fiddler Elise Boeur.
"Genre is something I don’t really attach myself to anymore, because it’s not really the point," the local singer-songwriter says.