Sound Bites — Francophone folk and rock roundup

Le Vent du Nord: Têtu

For its eighth studio release in 13 years, the contemporary Québécois folk ensemble Le Vent du Nord (The North Wind) presents a sprawling opus of 15 songs and tunes. Entitled Têtu or Determined, it comprises a variety of topics and styles, from a capella songs to stripped-down arrangements to a . . . → Read More: Sound Bites — Francophone folk and rock roundup

Celtic Colours: October 12, 2013 — Tee and Tunes, Acadian Celtic Crossroads

Fiddler Martin Hayes and guitarist John Doyle brought the capacity crowd to their feet in a spontaneous standing ovation at the conclusion of a stunning set of reels, the climax of an evening of traditional and contemporary music in the Mi’kmaw First Nation village of Wagmatcook Saturday, Oct. 12. It was a wonderful way to . . . → Read More: Celtic Colours: October 12, 2013 — Tee and Tunes, Acadian Celtic Crossroads