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Monday Special Blend
Monday November 13th, 2017 with Trish Bolechowsky
Graham Lindsey joins me in the studio after 8 am to tell us about the Canadian Folk Music Awards in Ottawa Nov. 18th and 19th. Music from Ursula Schultz, Cassie and Maggie, The Noisy Locomotive, Abigail Lapell, Ian Sherwood, AHI, Dylan Menzie, Danny Miche

New Beginnings
Ursula Sshultz - s/t Canadian New
Released Nov. 12, 2017

Recorded by Louis Schryer, Mixed by Jacob Jones, Mastered by Jay Fee
Guitar: Matthew Armitage
Mandolin: Trevor Lubin
Piano: Jacob Jones
Cassie and Maggie - The Willow Collection Canadian

Won TRADITIONAL/ROOTS album of the year at the Music Nova Scotia Awards!

They are also nominated for Canadian Folk Music awards: ENSEMBLE of the year, VOCAL GROUP of the year, TRAD ALBUM of the Year, and TRAD SINGER of the Year (Maggie) categories for their newest release, "The Willow Collection".

Cassie and Maggie perform at the CFMA Gala awards show on Sunday, Nov 19th.
Monday at Pressed for Bluegrass Mondays. Show starts at 8 pm
750 Gladstone Ave. Ottawa
Traditional Country duo Aiken & Beggs (Kate Greenland and Trevor Pool) are back with their style of sweet, sad and heartwarming songs from The Carter Family.
'Tit galop pour mamou
Chloe Laberge & The Noisy Locomotive - Chloe Laberge & The Noisy Locomotive Canadian
Farley's Trot
The Noisy Locomotive - All Nature Soon Will Settle Down To Rest Canadian
Indigo Blue
Abigail Lapell - Hide Nor Hair Canadian
(show note: MT)

Nominated for two 2017 Canadian Folk Music Awards, Contemporary Singer of the Year and Contemporary Album of the Year
Abigail Lapell plays a House Concert at my house, Lottie's, on Friday, Nov. 17th.
There will be a surprise local artist opening the concert.

details at
Diamond Girl
Abigail Lapell - Hide Nor Hair Canadian
Long Kiss Goodbye
Ian Sherwood - Bring the Light Canadian New
His 5th studio album, released Sept. 15, 2017
November 17, 2017 Trinity United Church, Kars, ON
tickets are $25

The Rideau Roots Concert Series. This Concert series will present world class performances in the perfect setting to truly enjoy them. Trinity United Church is located in Kars Ontario, just south of Ottawa, a tiny bit further down the Rideau River from Manotick. With in the round seating, there is not a bad seat in the house. No pillars, No noisy bar, No distractions. Just clear sight lines and gorgeous acoustics in a room that was built for sound.
Ol' Sweet Day
AHI - We Made It Through The Wreckage Canadian New

AHI and Dylan Menzie
NAC - Fridays at the Fourth
Nov. 17, 2017
$15. 8:30 pm show

Interview with Dylan Menzie (Charlottetow,n PEI) on The Guest List, Thursday, Nov. 16
AHI - We Made It Through The Wreckage Canadian
Surviving Just on Coffee
Dylan Menzie - Adolescent Nature Canadian
Dylan Menzie - Adolescent Nature Canadian
24,000 Horses
Danny Michel - Khlebnikov Canadian

Nominated for Producer of the Year, and "Pushing the Boundaries"

Saturday, November 18, 2017 at The Bronson Centre, Canadian Folk Music Awards
le cercle
MAZ - ID Canadian

MAZ performs at the CFMAs on Sat. Nov. 18th
having just returned from WOMEX17 (World Music Expo)
in Katowice, Poland,. They and 30 others were selected by the event’s independant jury – “The 7 Samurai” – from thousands of applications.
Beyond the Pale - The Ruckus Canadian

The Ruckus (June 22 2017)

Nominated for two 2017 Canadian Folk Music Awards, for World Music Group of the Year and Instrumental Group of the Year. These are their 7th and 8th CFMA nominations following four for "Postcards" (2010) and two for "Consensus" (2005).
much rather be sleeping
Braden Gates - much rather be sleeping Canadian

much rather be sleeping (2017), 3rd album for this Fort Saskatchewan artist
Every Soul's a Sailor
Stephen Fearing - Every Soul's a Sailor Canadian
Stephen Fearing, Every Soul's a Sailor (Jan 2017)

Nominated for 4 2017 CFMAs
- English Songwriter(s) of the Year
– Contemporary Singer of the Year
– Solo Artist of the Year
– Producer(s) of the Year – with David Travers Smith, co-producer

Playing Sunday, November 19, 2017 at The Bronson Centre for the second of the two CFMA concerts
Coco Melies - The Riddle Canadian

Nominated for a CFMA for Vocal Group of the Year
they play The Bronson Centre, Sunday, November 19, 2017, the second of two awards concerts
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