2016 Performers

Kim Halliday- PAST EVENT
Performers

A native of Rotuma (Fiji), Kim Halliday is a songwriter, sought-after educator, and multi-instrumentalist who ...

James Hill and Anne Janelle – PAST EVENT
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James Hill and Anne Janelle are musicians who demonstrate that opposites attract and can make ...

Frank Yamma – PAST EVENT
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One of Australia’s most in-demand Indigenous artists, Frank Yamma sings in English and his native ...

All Nations’ Drummers – PAST EVENT
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All Nations Drummers is a women’s big drum group based in Halifax.  The group includes ...

Twin Flames – PAST EVENT
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Chelsey June has been capturing the hearts of audiences with her soulful voice and unique ...

Tomato/Tomato – PAST EVENT
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Tomato/Tomato is comprised of husband and wife team, John and Lisa McLaggan. This quirky twosome ...

Theresa Malenfant & Katey Day – PAST EVENT
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Hailing from Dieppe, NB, Theresa Malenfant grew up surrounded by a musically-talented family. She made her singing ...

The Stanfields – PAST EVENT
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The Stanfields are a five-piece rock/roots band based in Halifax NS, Canada. They play what they ...

The O’Pears – PAST EVENT
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The O’Pears are a female folk trio based in Toronto, with a sound and style that ...

The Eastern Belles – PAST EVENT
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The Eastern Belles are PEI’s own Catherine MacLellan, Ashley Condon and Meaghan Blanchard. “The Island” (as it is affectionately ...

Steve Poltz – PAST EVENT
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Steve Poltz is not normal. He was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia (Canada) but has lived ...

Ryan Cook – PAST EVENT
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Ryan Cook is an award-winning singer/songwriter who’s performed with Country purists like Dwight Yoakam, Roseanne Cash, ...

Lucy Kaplansky – PAST EVENT
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She started out singing in Chicago bars. Then, barely out of high school, Lucy Kaplansky took off ...

Leslee Barry – PAST EVENT
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Having grown up in Lunenburg, Leslee Barry has always known a community richly blessed with musical ...

Ken Whiteley – PAST EVENT
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Ken Whiteley is a Canadian roots music legend. His musical journey has taken him from jug band, folk ...

Kelli Trottier – PAST EVENT
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Kelli Trottier toured much of the world as a featured soloist in the Sensational String ...

Kathleen Merritt – PAST EVENT
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Inspired by her ancient Inuit Culture, Kathleen Ivaluarjuk Merritt creates a mesmerizing beautiful sound called ...

Joel Plaskett – PAST EVENT
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Joel Plaskett returns with one of the most diverse and fan-pleasing albums of his career. Proving ...

Jeff Davis – PAST EVENT
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Jeff Davis is one of America’s most respected collectors and interpreters of traditional music. He has ...

Hillsburn – PAST EVENT
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Paul Aarntzen, one of Hillsburn’s three singers and the songwriting force behind the group, remembers clearly ...

Hat Fitz and Cara – PAST EVENT
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Hat Fitz is a “veteran” wild man of the blues scene in Australia.  He has a ...

Fortunate Ones – PAST EVENT
Performers

Fortunate Ones is a Canadian pop-folk duo made up of singer/guitarist Andrew James O’Brien and singer/pianist/accordion ...

Ennis – PAST EVENT
Performers

The Ennis sisters have weathered a lifetime of phases, and a series of musical explorations together. Their latest ...

Paul and Eilidh Buchanan – PAST EVENT
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With a reputation for bringing out the best in young performers, Paul and Eilidh Buchanan ...

Don-Amero
Don Amero – PAST EVENT
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Don Amero captivates audiences of all ages with powerful and expressive vocals, percussion‐style guitar play, and ...

DeTempsAntan
De Temps Antan – PAST EVENT
Band

It takes a special blend of musical flair to create memorable songs of yesteryear! Songs ...

Dave-Gunning
Dave Gunning – PAST EVENT
Performer

Eleven albums in, Dave Gunning has become a truly masterful songwriter, one who has earned real peer ...

COIG
Còig – PAST EVENT
Band

Còig (Ko-ig) is an electrifying line-up of East Coast musicians. Originally formed as a promotional band ...

Catherine-Martin
Catherine Martin – PAST EVENT
Film Maker

Catherine Martin, mi’kmaq filmmaker and current Nancy’s Chair of Women’s Studies at Mt. St. Vincent ...

alan-syliboy
Alan Syliboy – PAST EVENT
Performer

Alan Syliboy was born and raised in Truro, Nova Scotia. Living in the Millbrook First ...