Kelly Kiyoshk is a world renowned Native American flute player who has played across Canada, the United States, and Korea. In 2005 he was nominated for a Canadian Aboriginal Music Award for Best Instrumental Album of the Year for his first album Manido. In 2013 he released his second album Presence of Self.
The Windsor Youth Fiddlers are an exciting and impressive group of talented and dedicated young musicians from Windsor Ontario and the surrounding communities of Essex County. These up and coming fiddlers, mandolin pickers and guitarists range in age from ten to twenty two and perform the traditional jigs, marches, reels, strathspeys and slow airsContinue Reading
KENNETH MACLEOD BIO Kenneth MacLeod has worked for the past twenty years as a celebrated bandleader, composer, arranger, singer-songwriter, session musician, guitarist, mandolin picker, square dance fiddler, teacher, promoter and performer of original and traditional music. Since first taking up the fiddle at the age of seven in Cape Breton Island Nova Scotia MacLeod hasContinue Reading
A veteran singer-songwriter from Windsor Ontario, Deirdre Roberts has been performing since 1992, when she formed The Kildare Trio. Roberts’ songwriting is at times ethereal, at times pulsating and dynamic, always densely lyrical and melodic. “Stark and beautiful, her voice transports introspective lyrics…and a refined songwriting ability” (Capital Theatre). Roberts’ sound reflects a rangeContinue Reading
After Party West View Tavern Featuring : Tony Coates and the Rad Souls With a sound rooted in the genres of Soul, Blues, and R&B, with hints of Rock, and Pop, Tony Coates has been able to capture the hearts and minds of audiences with performances in Detroit, MI; his home city Windsor, ON; andContinue Reading
Husband and wife duo Twas Now (Mike & Diana Erb) hail from New Hamburg, Ontario. They have been performing their blend of original/traditional country and roots music since 2010. Their debut album “Old Fashioned Way” was co-produced/recorded by Juno award winner John “Beetle” Bailey (Ian Thomas, Robi Botos, Amy Sky, Molly Johnson) and willContinue Reading
Bubbling up from the cauldron of roots Americana music, Samantha Martin is an artist of extraordinary power, gravitas and deep-seated emotion. On first listen, one is immediately struck by the awesome presence and sheer magnitude of her other worldly voice. Cigarette-ravaged and whiskey-soaked in the extreme, Martin’s pipes are capable of conveying an infiniteContinue Reading