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Gordie Tentrees

Gordie Tentrees

Yukon musician Gordie Tentrees has produced 6 CD's and travels the world extensively on tour.  He often finds time to visit us at home!

His latest record "Less is More" was the 2016 Top 20 International Canadian Album (#12), and for the second year in a row the TOP 20 (#18) International Canadian Artist for radio play on the International Folk/Roots charts.


Learn more and listen to his music here: www.tentrees.ca

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Issue: 2019-01-23, PHOTO: Danny Macdonald

A dark Tuesday evening in early January needs something special to draw Yukoners away from our post-December hibernation. The fourth workshop in an eight-part series hosted by Gordie Tentrees provided just the right comfy, intimate mood that you’d... Read more

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Issue: 2017-11-08, PHOTO: Oliver Tamagnini

Making his seventh album was the most fun Gordie Tentrees has had as a musician, but it didn’t start out that way. “It was the toughest thing I’ve ever done,” Tentrees said, looking back on the album, which is a collection of new songs recorded... Read more

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Issue: 2017-08-30, PHOTO: Liam Harrap

Yukon musician Jona Barr is pumped. He’s going to Germany – and he’s going to be playing his first set outside of Canada. “I’ve traveled to a few upper American states while touring Canada, but this is my first international festival,” says the... Read more

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Issue: 2017-05-24, PHOTO: Zach Armitage

It is a typical Sunday evening in Whitehorse, and the Whitehorse two-piece alternative rock band Soda Pony is hard at work rehearsing and perfecting material for their upcoming CD release show in June. They have just finished the recording and... Read more

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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: 2015-10-08 PHOTO: courtesy of Gordie Tentrees

Homegrown singer-songwriter Gordie Tentrees is releasing his sixth album, Less is More, with a Northern tour this month. Tentrees is playing in Skagway, Dawson City,Keno City, and two shows in Whitehorse. This Northern tour follows his recent tours.. Read more

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July 3-2014

A long-time favourite for local families, the Atlin Arts and Music Festival is an institution. Now in its 11th year, the event draws visitors and performers from across Canada and beyond. Read more

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Get your cowboy hats and boots ready: this year's Northern Opry Project is fast approaching. Read more

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Whitehorse resident Gordie Tentrees is giving back to the community that has supported him throughout his 10-year music career. On December 10, the blues-rock musician is performing a benefit concert called Speedraiser for Paralympic hopeful Jessica Read more

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"They'll each be mentoring different aspects," Beggs explains. "Everyone has their strength. It might be performance, it might be about the music biz or it might be about song writing. Or it might be about singing. Or it might be about expression." Read more

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Gordie Tentrees doesn't stand still for long. Hot on the end of his Scandinavian tour (captured live on Naked in Scandinavia), Tentrees is heading on the road again, this time in support of his new album, North Country Heart. Read more

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For Barr, this year will be nothing new, except for one thing: this will be the first year he performs his own solo project, Old Cabin Read more

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Back in 2000, shortly after I moved to Whitehorse, Tentrees was still finding himself. But after a couple years of dedication and perseverance, he became a great player and singer-songwriter, taking inspiration Read more

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It takes almost three weeks to nail down a time and place to interview Gordie Tentrees and Sarah MacDougall. When the appointed time comes – a late Wednesday afternoon - they are running behind and still haven't had lunch. Read more

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Saturday night revellers at Foxy's Cabaret this weekend will be partying for a good cause. On that night, Foxy's will hold its first All Star Musical Food Drive. Read more

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Pegasus Wing beckons listeners to recall the profound messages and blissful sounds made by artists whom (unbeknown to them at the time) stood at the 80's doorstep of strange musical wonder, having just come off a 70s classic rock high. Read more

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Gordie Tentrees has released his third studio album and is planning to celebrate with a tour of northern communities. More of that later, for now let's get to the CD, Mercy or Sin. Read more

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You have to be thrilled for Gordie Tentrees. The first time his ears perked up to enjoy a folk tune, it was at a Fred Eaglesmith picnic. The first 20 songs he learned to play on a guitar were Fred Eaglesmith songs. Read more

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Gordie Tentrees has come a long way from his first Whitewater Wednesday Night Jam performance at The Backwater Lounge, now Flipper's Pub. He's released two albums, has toured most of North America and, starting in early November, has launched his fir Read more

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The Yukon creates inspiration for artists of all disciplines. From basement studios and state-of-the-art professional studios-for-hire, this inspiration is finding more of a voice in the Yukon. Read more

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