Husband and Wife team of Steve and Marni Van Kessel make up Folk-Roots duo VK, they released their second full length record ‘Term & Conditions’ last year, now it’s been nominated for the 2018 Blues & Roots Radio Worldwide Album of the Year Award.
Here’s a taste of their Bluesy/Americana sound…
The Specials new single “Vote For Me” made its debut this week on Steve Lamacq’s BBC Radio 1 show. The band’s new album is titled ‘Encore’, and it features three of the original Specials: Terry Hall, Lynval Golding and Horace Panter. Ocean Colour Scene’s Steve Cradock an drummer Kenrick Rowe are also in the band’s lineup. The album drops Feb 1st, 2019.
Swedish folk-pop duo First Aid Kit, which consists of the sisters Klara (vocals/guitar) and Johanna Söderberg (vocals/keyboards/Autoharp/bass guitar), started to upload their self-made songs to the social networking site MySpace in 2007, then in April 2008 saw the release of the debut EP ‘Drunken Trees’ in Sweden. Since then they have released 4 full length albums made up of swooping melodies, contemplative lyrics and familiar harmonies, plus selling out shows all across the world.
The festival takes place on July 5. 6. 7, 2019 at Tudhope Park in Orillia, Ontario.
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