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Anne-Louise Genest

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Issue: 2016-07-07, PHOTO: by Alistar Maitland Photography

The music scene in Whitehorse is really something. Full of fresh, creative musical sounds that come straight from the heart and soul of artists who discovered their own voices inside the warmth of their homes in the dead of winter. The diving... Read more

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Issue: 2016-06-16, PHOTO: Jen Edwards

Scott Wilson doesn't credit either '50s TV host Arthur Godfrey or campy falsetto Tiny Tim with the current popularity of the humble ukulele. Instead, the Whitehorse musician thinks it likely stems from a few years back, when Hawaiian singer Israel... Read more

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When Anne-Louise Genest confessed to a slight hangover after an evening of gin and tonic, her sister asked, "Didn't I tell you your grandmother's rules for drinking?" After hearing such sage advice as "don't let strange men mix drinks for you" ... Read more

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Beggs' songwriting really stands out on this CD. She uses concrete imagery to convey the emotional meaning of her songs. Her use of bones -- in Bring Out Your Bones,Firewater Bones and The Longest Dream -- refers to a feeling that goes straight to th Read more

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The "primer coat" of this CD may be old-time mountain music, but to leave the description there, would be grossly simplistic and leave a false impression of what is contained within these tracks. Read more

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Classically trained in guitar and well-versed in the banjo, Kim Barlow has been releasing albums of her own hauntingly beautiful roots/folk music for years, notably in her 2003 Juno award-nominated album, Gingerbread and in 2007's Champ. Read more

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