Folk Rock

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Photos: Violent Femmes @ Massey Hall

Photos by: Brendan Albert – Folk-Rock band Violent Femmes, who released their ninth album, We Can Do Anything, on March 4th, 2016 via PIAS America, performed at Massey Hall in Toronto last night.

Photos: Pokey LaFarge @ Horseshoe Tavern

Photos by: Theo Rallis – Folk-Rock singer-songwriter Pokey LaFarge, who released his newest album, Manic Revelations, on May 19th, 2017 via Universal, performed at the Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto last night.

Photos: The Staves, Mikaela Davis @ The Phoenix Concert Theatre

Photos by: Anton Mak – UK folk-rock band The Staves, which consists of Emily, Jessica, and Camilla Staveley-Taylor, and who released their third album, If I Was, on March 23rd, 2015, which followed up their 2012 album, Dead & Born & Grown, performed at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto last night with New York City-based folk-rock singer-songwriter Mikaela Davis, who … Continue reading

Photos: Passenger @ Rebel

Photos by: Mike Nguyen –  UK folk-rock singer-songwriter Passenger, who released his seventh album, Young as the Morning, Old as the Sea, on September 26th, 2016 via Nettwerk, which featured the singles “Somebody’s Love”, and “Anywhere”, performed at Rebel in Toronto last night.  

Photos: Devendra Banhart @ The Observatory

Photos by: Andrew Gomez – Folk-Rock singer-songwriter Devendra Banhart, who released his ninth album, Ape in Pink Marble, on September 23rd, 2016 via Nonesuch, which featured the singles “Middle Names”, and “Saturday Night”, performed at the Observatory in Santa Ana, California last night.  

Photos: Bear’s Den @ The Phoenix Concert Theatre

Photos by: Sarah McNeil – UK Folk-Rock band Bear’s Den, who released their second album, Red Earth & Pouring Rain, on July 22nd, 2016 via Communion, which followed up their 2014 album, Islands, performed at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto last night.  

Photos: Boy And Bear, Cobi @ Commodore Ballroom

Photos by: Timothy Nguyen – Australian folk-rock quintet Boy And Bear, who released their third album, Limit of Love, on October 9th, 2015 via Universal, which featured the single “Walk the Wire”, and which followed up their 2013 album, Harlequin’s Dream, performed at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver last night with singer-songwriter Cobi, who released his … Continue reading

Photos: The Proclaimers @ The Danforth Music Hall

Photos by: Mike Fowler – Scottish folk-rock band The Proclaimers, who are best known for the songs “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)”, “Sunshine on Leith”, “I’m On My Way” and “Letter from America”, performed at the Danforth Music Hall in Toronto last night.

Album Review: Angel Olsen – “My Woman”

By: Helena Najm –     Angel Olsen isn’t an easy artist to define, and in fact, she discourages it. This has less to do with the fact that she tries to give off an air of mystery when she writes, but rather because it took her a long time to find her voice and … Continue reading

Photos: The Staves, Trevor Sensor @ Lee’s Palace

Photos by: Katrina Lat –  UK folk rock trio The Staves, which consists of sisters Emily, Jessica, and Camilla Staveley-Taylor, and who released their sixth EP, Sleeping in a Car, on May 13th, 2016, which followed up their 2015 album, If I Was, performed at Lee’s Palace in Toronto last night with folk singer-songwriter Trevor Sensor, who released … Continue reading

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