Video Premiere: “MacLeod’s Farewell/Palmer’s Gate” by The Fretless

Award-winning fiddling foursome The Fretless has taken traditional Irish folk music and turned it on its head with their recently-released album, Live From The Artfarm.  Through its deconstruction and transformation of the usual rhythmic, harmonic and structured arrangements of fiddle… Continue Reading

“Bandit Queen” – New Music from Sarah Beatty

Hamilton, Ontario’s Sarah Beatty has released a new acoustic roots-folk track “Bandit Queen,” the lead single and title track from her forthcoming sophomore LP, set for release on February 3rd. Inspired by 19th century outlaw Belle Starr, the album is a modern… Continue Reading

Preview: Corb Lund at 12th & Porter on 4/14/16

Canadian award-winning veteran country and folk artist Corb Lund is on tour supporting his latest album, Things That Can’t Be Undone, which came out last October via New West Records, and was produced by the legendary and beloved Nashville-based Dave Cobb.  “He’s very hands-on.  He’s… Continue Reading