New music from Lynne Hanson’s new CD River of Sand @lynnehanson

Today we’ve added tracks from Lynne Hanson’s new release River of Sand. From her website: Americana, roots music, rough-around-the-edges folk. Canadian songwriter Lynne Hanson prefers “porch music with a little red dirt.” Hanson songs are like a favorite pair of jeans. They’re rough around the edges, faded and worn through in spots, with a bit […]

D’Arcy Wickham accompanying @BrianGladstone @ArtsCanCircle Beneft Sept 20 @BernieFinkelste @stouffeditor @kategilderdale

Some exciting news for our upcoming ArtsCan Benefit in Stouffville – we’ve just learned that D’Arcy Wickham will be accompanying Brian Gladstone. D’Arcy is an extraordinary guitarist and over the years has built a strong following in Stouffville. To learn more about D’Arcy visit The benefit is Saturday September 20th, Parkview Village (12184 Ninth Line) […]

Why a Benefit for @artscancircle ? Read this ‪#‎Stouffville‬ Free Press article @kategilderdale @BernieFinkelste

Excellent article in this month’s Stouffville Free Press about Arts Can Circle. Read this and you’ll understand why we put on these benefits, including the one coming up September 20th at Parkview Village here in Stouffville. ~Jim

@artscancircle Benefit Sept 20 … a great evening coming your way @BernieFinkelste @briangladstone @niteoutentmike @yorkscene

Things are gearing up for our Sep 20th ArtsCan Circle Benefit (7:30pm, Parkview Village Auditorium Stouffville). Free Admission, instead you can make an on-the-spot donation to ArtsCan Circle. We’ve just got word that Jim Corrigan, host of Afternoon Delight on WhiStle Radio will be our EmCee! Musicians include Brian Gladstone and Tony Quarrington, The Albert […]

Jim Priebe Presents … 3rd Annual ArtsCan Benefit @artscancircle @BrianGladstone @niteoutentmike @WSPeaceFest

Jim Priebe Presents … 3rd Annual ArtsCan Benefit. Again this year we have an exciting ensemble of musicians coming together for a great cause. Our lineup includes: The Marion Drexler Band: “Well, what can I say but WOW!! WOW!! WOW!! You never cease to amaze me with your awesome tunes! ….Thanks again.” – Amber Gordon, manager, […]

New in the NetBlues File: Downchild’s Can You Hear the Music @Linus_Ent

We’ve added tracks from Downchild‘s Juno winning CD Can You Hear The Music to our NetBlues File. NetBlues is Canadian Roots Radio’s signature Blues show, and is heard nightly from 10-11pm EST. “Forty–four years on, Downchild remains a blues force, true to itself and without equal.” More about this incredible band at ~Jim

This week: New Music from @ian_foster The Great Wave @_MusicNL_

Today we’re adding some tunes from Ian Foster’s newest CD The Great Wave.  Learn more about one of Newfoundland’s award winning and multi-nominated singer-songwriter, his music and his latest  CD at Canadian Roots Radio. There’s a song for you too. ~Jim    

One of Canada’s Best: Terry Tufts Coming to Stouffville July 18! @EarlWhitchurch

The York Regional Fingerstyle Guitar Association is bringing one of Canada’s best (yet vastly under-appreciated) musicians to Stouffville! Terry Tufts is a fabulous guitarist, great singer, and an excellent songwriter: his songs are passionate, thoughtful and tuneful, with an engaging range of subject matter. You may have heard some of his tunes here on Canadian Roots Radio. You may have seen him […]