Monthly Archives: May 2012

Mariposa Drops the Poetry bomb at the 2012 Mariposa Folk Festival

Robert Priest aka Dr. Poetry and US National Poetry Slam champion Shane Koyczan are both scheduled to perform at the 2012 Mariposa Folk Festival…I for one cannot wait to witness both of these individuals live on a stage doing what … Continue reading

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Mariposa Folk Festival Caps-Off their 2012 Festival Line-Up

    Mariposa capped-off its festival line-up today with the announcement of an additional sixteen artists ranging from vaudeville to blues, French traditional, children’s, folk, roots, dance, spoken word and prose. This is one of the most substantial and diverse Mariposa … Continue reading

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More Artists Added to the 2012 Mariposa Folk Festival Line-Up

With the announcement of sundry and unique artists to the Mariposa line-up today, the performer roster for the 2012 festival is developing into one of the most storied ever. Among the artists added are James Hill (ukulele virtuoso), Jayme Stone … Continue reading

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D-Sisive drops a MCA tribute track called Adam

    Canadian artist D-Sisive dropped a new track today that is a tribute to the late great Adam Yauch/MCA of The Beastie Boys who passed away last week from Cancer.     The track is simply called “Adam“, I’ve listened to … Continue reading

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Sleeper Records Launch!

       Some exciting music news I’d like to share with all of my readers, an acquaintance of mine Aaron Howes is starting up a new record label called Sleeper Records, it’s being run out of my home town of Orillia,Ontario … Continue reading

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