From college dorms to music festivals.
"You don’t dissolve 45 years of history, lose your charity number, lose all your connections, and lose all your good will."
The Vancouver Folk Music Festival is back from the brink of destruction.
The event happens July 15 to 17 at Jericho Beach Park.
The 2019 edition takes place at Jericho Beach Park from Friday to Sunday (July 19 to 21).
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.
“We gave the rhyme a melody, put chords behind it, and added our rhythm—and now it’s a song.”
As folk performers have always done, she frequently concerns herself with the pressing issues of the day.