Happy Summer, Folks.
Well the garden is planted, the posters are made and summer is in full swing here on the island. It’s going to be a busy one! My season starts tonight at the first ever Atlantic Canadian Tionel in concert at BarNone in Rose Valley, PEI. Friday night is ‘Let Them Eat Cake,’ our annual fundraiser for Rock Barra Artist Retreat at The Haviland Club in Charlottetown. We have a very exciting season planned for the retreat. Go to […]
Well we survived the winter, it was a tough one with fully 17 feet of snow! Climate change has not been kind to us. I managed to miss a chunk of it thankfully. We were out on tour for most of February. My son Patrick and I had two amazing shows at The Aliz Gooldin Theatre in Victoria as guests with the 300 piece Getting Higher Choir. It was one of my favourite gigs ever! October Browne and I […]
Song Road – Once upon a time, there was a singing Canadian storyteller…
Much like country music queen Dolly Parton, Teresa Doyle likes singing story songs. And is darned good at it. The stories here are drawn mostly from her native Canada and its Celtic traditions, celebrated on a couple of traditional numbers, ‘A Chuachag Nam Beann’ (a waulking song from the Outer Hebrides) and ‘Caoineath Mhuire’ (an Irish keening song). The latter effectively showcases the creativity and imagination of both […]