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Kev Morse
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Guelph Celtic Orchestra
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Gathering Sparks
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Fiona McCairley & Bob MacLean
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Langhorne Slim
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Kev Morse
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De Temps Antan
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De Temps Antan
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Celebrate St Patrick
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Episode 140
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The O’Schraves
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Episode 139
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Dan Yashinsky
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Nicolas and The Iceni
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Ariana Gillis
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Matt Andersen
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Episode 138
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Johnny Cash
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Episode 137
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Megan Bonnell

Kev Morse

“Kev Morse – Smile”
Singer/Songwriter Kev Morse will be live in the studio with us on Folk Roots Radio on CFRU 93.3fm on March 15. Kev will be previewing songs from his second solo album “In The Blood”. You won’t want to miss it!

Guelph Celtic Orchestra

“Guelph Celtic Orchestra – Always Welcome”
The Guelph Celtic Orchestra will be celebrating the life of St. Patrick with a performance and ceilidh dance at the Royal Canadian Legion, 57 Watson Parkway South, Guelph on March 15 2014 at 7:00 pm.
Tickets: Adults $15 advance/$20 at the door; Children under 12 $10 advance /door
Advanced tickets available at Janus Books, 10 Paisley St., Guelph and through the Guelph Celtic Orchestra website, www.guelphceltic.ca.

Gathering Sparks

Gathering Sparks will be celebrating the first day of Spring in Guelph with a special show at Magnolia Café on March 21 2014.

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Fiona McCairley & Bob MacLean

Fiddler and guitar duo Fiona McCairley & Bob MacLean take over Van Gogh’s Ear, Guelph on Sunday March 16 from 2-4 p.m. This pay what you can show promises to be energetic and engaging, and lots of fun. Fiona McCairley is an award-winning fiddler and Director of the Guelph Celtic Orchestra. Bob MacLean is founder of the Waterloo-Wellington Guitar Summit. The afternoon will also feature step-dancing from the McCairley sisters.

“If folk music means music for the people, and playing music to entertain them and share different messages, then sure, I’d like to think that I’m part folk singer.”
Langhorne Slim

Kev Morse

The Great Wooden Trio’s Kev Morse will be releasing his second solo album, “In The Blood” in May . He’ll be playing a couple of ‘sneak peek’ pre-release shows locally over the coming weeks. On March 15 2014 Kev will be at The Ark Coffee House and March 21 at The Roxy in Acton. Kev will also be live in the studio with us on Folk Roots Radio on CFRU 93.3fm on March 15. You won’t want to miss it!

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De Temps Antan

Traditional Quebec music is coming to Guelph in the shape of De Temps Antan. Éric Beaudry, André Brunet and Pierre-Luc Dupuis have been exploring and performing time-honoured melodies from the stomping grounds of Quebec’s musical past since 2003. Using fiddle, accordion, harmonica, guitar, bouzouki and a number of other instruments, the three virtuosos blend boundless energy with the unmistakable joie de vivre found only in traditional Quebec music.

The show takes place at Royal Canadian Legion, 57 Watson Parkway South, Guelph on March 17 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $25 and can be ordered online here.

For more on De Temps Antan, visit detempsantan.qc.ca.

De Temps Antan

“De Temps Antan – Buvons, mes chers amis, Buvons!”
Trad. Quebecois band De Temps Antan are in Guelph for a very special St. Patrick’s Day show at the Royal Canadian Legion, 57 Watson Parkway South on March 17 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 and can be ordered online.

Celebrate St Patrick

The Guelph Celtic Orchestra will be celebrating the life of St. Patrick with a performance and ceilidh dance at the Royal Canadian Legion on March 15 2014 at 7:00 pm.

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Episode 140

Folk Roots Radio on CFRU 93.fm on March 8 2014 (Episode 140)

Mystery Theme: “Time Changes”

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The O’Schraves

The O’Schraves (The O’Gorman/Schryer/Lefebvre Family) play music that is joyous, skillful, inspiring, and fun. They are in Guelph on March 3 2014 for a special show at St. David and St. Patrick Church.

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Episode 139

Folk Roots Radio on CFRU 93.fm on March 1 2014 (Episode 139)

Mystery Theme: “March”

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Dan Yashinsky

Storyteller Dan Yashinsky will be in Guelph on Thursday March 6 2014 to launch his latest book “Swimming With Chaucer”. The launch takes place at The Bookshelf at 7:00 p.m. Storyteller Brad Woods from The Great Wooden Trio will join him to share a few tales.

For more information on Dan Yashinsky visit www.tellery.com/dan-yashinsky.

Nicolas and The Iceni

One of the best things about doing a radio show, is hearing about some exciting new music from unexpected quarters.

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Ariana Gillis

Ariana Gillis is in Guelph on March 1 2014 at 8:00 p.m. for a show at Silence, 46 Essex St in Guelph. If you’ve not seen her in concert you really need to check her out. She writes really strong songs and is an amazing live performer. Her latest album is Forget Me Not. We had a chance to talk to Ariana at Folk Music Ontario in October. We’re happy to share this interview again.

For more information on Ariana Gillis, visit www.arianagillis.com.

Matt Andersen

Matt Anderson plays Massey Hall with David Myles on March 1 2014. Matt’s latest release, “Weightless”, was recorded in Halifax with Grammy-winning producer Steve Berlin. The album features co-writes with Joel Plaskett, David Myles, Dave Gunning, Tom Wilson and Keith Mullins.

For more on Matt Anderson visit www.stubbyfingers.ca.

Episode 138

Folk Roots Radio on CFRU 93.3fm on February 22 2014 (Episode 138)

Mystery Theme: “Sparrows”

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“I haven’t had any particular direction in my music. I just do it the way I feel it at the time.”
Johnny Cash 1932-2003

Episode 137

Folk Roots Radio on February 15 on CFRU 93.3fm (Episode 137)

Mystery Theme: “Surviving Winter”

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Megan Bonnell

Every so often, an album crosses your desk that makes you sit up and take notice. Megan Bonnell’s new album “Hunt and Chase” definitely fits into that category. This is an acoustic version of “We
Are Strangers Now”. Enjoy. For more information on Megan Bonnell, visit meganbonnell.ca

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