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Colin Medley

Matthew "Doc" Dunn, The Cosmic Range instrumentalist and U.S. Girls collaborator reins, in his spacy and jazzy tendencies on his new album Lightbourn, while showing how expansive a folk record can be. more

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The Blue Rodeo frontman's album is nostalgic and approachable, but just a little too boxed-in and careful more

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Toronto singer/songwriter Luke Kuplowsky's third album is a gentle but elaborate exploration of self more

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Kobo Town at the CFMAs.

Karen Atcheson

We made the trek to Ottawa to attend the annual ceremony, which this year felt more like a mini-festival more

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The Indigenous singer/songwriter legend has re-recorded songs from throughout her catalogue, with mixed results more

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NOW Digital Residency: Living Arts Centre more

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NOW Digital Residency: Living Arts Centre more

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The Whitby singer/songwriter brings Bon Iver to mind, but his meticulous arrangements and gorgeous melodies set him apart from the indie folk pack more

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Singer/songwriter Phil Elverum's eighth album as Mount Eerie is an intimate chronicle of the weeks and months after his wife died of cancer more

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But the father/son collaborative album's title track is a miss more

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The protest music on the Canadian singer-songwriter's 37th album is more painful than powerful more

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William "Grit" Laskin in his shop

Tanja-Tiziana

Ahead of the folk awards, we visit Laskin's guitar-making shop to talk Jean L'Arrivée, inlay art and why we should bring back the "f" word more

Features

The sage poet takes stock of this anxious world and the dimming light more

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The songs on the Weakerthans frontman's second solo album feel like living historical artifacts more

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But things haven't gone completely dark for the Bright Eyes musician more

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Trouble more

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Song And Dance Man more

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In The Magic Hour more

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Lovers more

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