Monthly Archives: April 2012

What I’m Listening to right now: Japan-Gentleman Take Polaroids

     What I’m listening to right now is side one of Japan’s 1980 record ‘Gentleman Take Polaroids’…some really cool Sunday afternoon grooves Joe Cornelisse-SSGS Advertisements

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2012 Mariposa Folk Festival Mixtape Vol 2

       One of the most enticing things about The Mariposa Folk Festival is the extensive diversity of music that they offer each year, and this year’s festival is no different.     Here on my Mariposa Folk Festival Mixtape Vol … Continue reading

Posted in Folk, Hey Ocean, Mariposa Folk Festival, Meaghan Blanchard, Music, Old Man Luedecke, Orillia, The Spinney Brothers | Leave a comment

What I’m Listening to right now: Prefab Sprout ‘Two Wheels Good’

    What I’m listening to right now is the second release from English pop/rock outfit Prefab Sprout called ‘Two Wheels Good’ , originally titled in the U.K. ‘Steve McQueen’ , but due to legal shite from Steve McQueen’s estate they … Continue reading

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The 2012 Mariposa Folk Festival Mixtape is Here!

The 2012 Mariposa Folk Festival Mixtape is a collection of different artists that will be calling Mariposa their home this July Track #1 Billy Bragg:  Waiting for the Great Leap Forwards      Mariposa brings to this year’s festival one of … Continue reading

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2012 Mariposa Folk Festival Showcase Auditions

       Each year the Mariposa Folk Festival holds Showcase Auditions, these auditions gives chances to three lucky acts to garner coveted spots on this year’s bill.  This year’s showcase auditions are being held on Sunday May 6th, from … Continue reading

Posted in Andy McGuire, Anne Walker, Erin Bolton, Folk, Grady Kelneck, Mariposa Folk Festival, Music, Orillia, Que Sarah, Sarah Beatty, The Express and Co., The Slocan Ramblers, The Unseen Strangers, Tudhope Park | Leave a comment