100 Mile House

Original transatlantic folk: rich arrangements, captivating lyrics & beautiful harmonies.

Annie Lou

Boot grooving tunes with an old time feel, delivered with stomp, pluck, & tenderness.

Beans on Toast

Hungry for good humoured, political, outspoken folk? Your order’s up for tasty BOT!

Lurrie Bell

Incendiary fusion of Chicago Blues, dazzling technical dexterity & hyperkinetic energy.

Blind Pilot

Drawing equally from rustic Americana, folk-pop and lush west coast soft rock.


The new face of Scottish trad. 2 bagpipes, step dancing, beautiful ballads & charm.


Carefree music on an around-the-world adventure.

Adam Cohen

The rooted and real sound of an artist who has both found his voice, and is raising it.


Born in a tent, raised in a 2 room cabin, trained in opera, now an alternative folk artist.

Paulo Flores

A legendary Angolan singer-songwriter keeping the flame of semba music alive in the 21st century.

Frazey Ford

The Be Good Tanyas’ co-founder finds her inner soul singer.

Fortunate Ones

“A rare gem – two voices singing as one.” – Alan Doyle, Great Big Sea

Mary Gauthier

Utterly compelling music. One of America’s most evocative storytellers & one of its best singer songwriters.

Jenn Grant

“the Halifax songbird who coos “ooh hoo” as gorgeously as a dove in heaven.”

The Jerry Cans

“It’s a little like what would happen if The Clash had grown up speaking Inuktitut in Nunavut”

Pokey LaFarge

Early jazz, ragtime, country blues, Western swing, and beyond.

Sam Lee & Friends

“somebody doing really creative things with traditional English folk song”

The Lowest Pair

“one of the best under-the-radar Americana duos today.” -PASTE


A triple-threat of vocal harmonies, infectious hooks, and dance-inducing percussion.

Bongeziwe Mabandla

Soulful urban-Afro-folk, fusing traditional Xhosa music, mbaqanga, hip hop and dub.

Mama Kin

“a delicious hotpot of soulful grooves, seductive melodies, [and] stomping percussive beats…”

Rory McLeod

A world-wise force of nature who sings witty poignant songs of love, loss & politics.

The Once

Gorgeous harmony-driven acoustic folk.

Lindi Ortega

A firebrand style of decidedly non-mainstream, outlaw country.


Blowing away any preconception of what you think banjos and mandolins should sound like!

Perch Creek

Harmony-driven roots music with a sparkling energy and fearless spirit.

Grace Petrie

“a soundtrack to the modern struggle, with faith and with love, that will resonate with listeners everywhere.”


Brooklyn based singer-songwriter delivers songs of love and redemption.

The Sadies

A blistering combination of country, bluegrass, blues and good old fashioned rock n’ roll.


“music that sparkles with virtuosity and foot-tapping joie de vivre” – London Evening Standard


Driving Latin percussion, sizzling brass and fiery vocals.

Richard Thompson

“A folksinger who (shreds) like an arena-rock star…and still writes songs that sting and storm.” – NPR

Marlon Willams

“the impossible love child of Elvis, Roy Orbison, and Townes Van Zandt”

Hawksley Workman

As close to spontaneous creative combustion as you can get without a permit.

Jasper Sloan Yip

Folk and rock elements merge seamlessly into eloquent & gentle melodic compositions.