The Best of 2014!

Albums of The Year: Del Barber – Prairieography Easton Stagger Phillips – Resolution Road Radney Foster – Everything I Should Have Said Jimmer – The Would Be Plans Shannon Lyon – The Lights Behind Melissa Payne – High and Dry … Continue reading

Lynn Miles presents Songs for the Darkest Night!

If you’re a follower of the show or know me at all, you know that I LOVE Lynn Miles. She’s a bit of a dark soul, just like me, and she captures so much of the sadness and darkness in … Continue reading

New (and ongoing) music from Shannon Lyon!

If you know me or the show at all, you know how much I love Shannon Lyon. He’s an amazing songwriter and musician, and he happens to be one of my favourite human beings as well. A while back he … Continue reading

Lynn Miles @ Sunset Saloon, Aug. 7!

Lynn Miles w/special guest Scott Nolan Thursday, Aug. 9, 2014 Live at The Sunset Saloon (House Concert, Westwood, Winnipeg) 7:30 pm Suggested donation $25 (all money goes directly to this talented artist!) If you wish, bring a drink for yourself, … Continue reading

Shannon Lyon @ Sunset Saloon, April 26, 2014!

Shannon Lyon House Concert Saturday, April 26, 2014 8:00 Suggested donation $15-20 (price flexible, all proceeds to a talented musician making his way across this vast country) If you wish, bring a drink for yourself, and/or a snack to share, … Continue reading

Tonight on Steel Belted Radio – Del Barber’s Prairieography!

Tonight on Steel Belted Radio on 101.5 UMFM, Del Barber stops in between tour dates to discuss his upcoming album Prairieography, which will be released Feb. 4 on respected label True North Records! You can pre-order the album now for … Continue reading

Matt Epp @ Sunset Saloon, Jan. 19, 2014

Matt Epp Sunday, January 19, 2014 2:00 pm matinĂ©e! $15-20 suggested donation (all proceeds to the artists) All are welcome (bring the kids, friends, family, or whoever might tag along!) As usual, you can bring a beverage of your choice … Continue reading

New Del Barber! And you can have it for free?

Here’s a sneak peek at Del‘s new disc Prairiography, which comes out in the new year on True North Records! You can have it for free, but good hearted souls will leave the kid a tip. He works hard for … Continue reading

Penguin Eggs Best of 2013 Poll

Penguin Eggs is one of the last remaining great music print magazines. Every year editor Roddy Doyle assembles a panel of music industry folks, festival bookers, and media know-it-alls like me. It was tough this year because the list was … Continue reading