Edmonton Folk Music Festival is right here and we’re excited concerning the competition like by no means earlier than. This would be the second competition after 2020 which has been canceled attributable to Covid. The competition additionally signifies that the pandemic is turning into a factor but it surely is nonetheless finest to be vigilant. Festivals not solely supply music for leisure, there is positive to be meals however that is not all.
You will discover albums and covers of the performer. The archived assortment of previous artists and their images whereas performing, and if you are fortunate, you would possibly uncover new artists to comply with and hearken to.
Artists on the Edmonton Folk Music Festival
Each yr musicians from all around the world come to carry out on the Edmonton Folk Music Festival, and which artists are performing this yr. Abigail Labelle, Alison Russell, Altameda, Amos Garrett and the Festival House Band, Anna Tevel, Pailin, Bombino, Bonnie Light Horseman, Buffy St. Mary, Carmanah, Caroline Spence, Cat Clyde, Catherine McClellan, Cedric Burnside, Seely Cardinal, Claire Lynch, Dee Temps Antane, Debashish Bhattacharya, Dupit Ganahuri, Ian Noe, Jenny Tay, Jeremy Albino, Jeremy Decher, Joe Henry, Joe Purdy, John Ware, Kalio, Katie Pruitt, Kevin Morby, Kubo Town, La Donna, Larkin Poe, Locarno, Lorde Huron, Lunasa, Marie Chapin-Carpenter, Marie Gauthier, Matt Andersen, Mick Flannery, Nathaniel Ratliff and the Night Sweats, Aussie Elliott, Old Crow Medicine Show, Orville Beck
Rob Icks and Trey Hensley, School Song (Amanda Benner, Emmett Michael, Lyndon Carter, White C. Lewis), Sherman Holmes and Andreas Werner, Sierra Ferrell, Steve Dawson, Steve Mariner, Sunny War, Susan O’Neill, The Legend Ingrammets, The National, The War on Drugs, The Weather Station, Tony Furtado, Tony McManus, Trey Burt, and William Prince.
Most of the occasions happen within the final two days of the competition. The first two days are devoted to strolling round, taking within the competition ambiance and seeing what the Edmonton Folk Music Festival is all about. The subsequent desk is as follows:
August 4th Thursday (first day of Edmonton Folk Music Festival)
Not many exhibits on the primary day. You can come, calm down and luxuriate in your time with household and mates. Take your time to be taught concerning the competition
Main platform: William Prince at 6:45 p.m., Calio at 8:10 p.m., and Nathaniel Ratliff and The Night Suite at 9:45 p.m.
August fifth Friday (the second day of the Edmonton Folk Music Festival)
Main platform: The War On Drugs at 9:00 p.m. and Orville Beck at 10:50 p.m.
stage 1: The performances are Al-Shula and Al-Shorfa songs at 6:00 pm, and Kobo Taounate at 7:25 pm.
The second section: Effects at 6:00 p.m., and Tré Burt at 7:30 p.m.
Stage 3: Jeremy Dacher at 6:00 pm, and in custom at 7:30 pm
stage 5: Nikamowin at 6:00 p.m., and Song School (Amanda Penner, Emmet Michael, Lindon Carter, Wyatt C. Louis) at 7:20 p.m.
Stage 6: Locarno at 6:00 p.m., Common Ground at 7:30 p.m.
Stage 7: Seely Cardinal at 6 pm, Karmana at 7:30 pm
August 6 Saturday (the third day of the Edmonton Folk Music Festival)
Main platform: Katie Pruitt at 2:00 p.m., Larkin Poe at 6:50 p.m., Mary Chapin Carpenter at 8:00 p.m., Alison Russell at 9:20 p.m., The National at 10:40 p.m.
stage 1: Sonidos Soleados at 11:00 a.m., Jenie Thai at 12:30 p.m., Sherman Holmes and Andreas Werner at 3:05 p.m., Cedric Burnside at 4:35 p.m., Oh Endless Time at 5:45 p.m.
The second section: The music stays the identical at 11:00 a.m., Rob Ekes and Trey Hensley at 12:40 p.m., Mick Flanery at 3:05 p.m., Abigail Labelle at 4:30 p.m., and Susan O’Neill at 5:45 p.m.
Stage 3: Between The Lines at 11:00 a.m., Ocie Elliott at 12:35 p.m., A Sense of Place at 3:05 p.m., On a String at 4:20 p.m., and Mary Gauthier at 5:45 p.m.
stage 5: Master Class at 11:00 a.m., Lúnasa at 12:35 p.m., Claire Lynch at 3:05 p.m., Atlantic Crossing at 4:25 p.m., and Joe Henry at 5:45 p.m.
Stage 6:After It All at 11:00 a.m., “If Wishes Were Changes” at 12:35 p.m., Song Catchers at 3:05 p.m., Bonny Light Horseman at 4:25 p.m., and Kevin Morby at 5:40 p.m.
Stage 7: Hearts and Bones at 11:00 a.m., Kathryn McClellan at 12:35 p.m., Steve Dawson at 3:05 p.m., Sunny Ware at 4:25 p.m., Tony McManus at 5:40 p.m.
August 7 Sunday (final day of the competition)
predominant platform Matt Andersen at 2:00 p.m., Mick Flannery & Susan O’Neill at 7:00 p.m., Old Crow Medicine Show at 8:15 p.m., Lord Huron at 9:40 p.m., and Finale at 10:55 p.m.
stage 1 Earthbound at 11:15 a.m., Altameda at 12:50 p.m., Jeremy Albino at 3:05 p.m., BOMBINO at 4:25 p.m., and Katie Pruitt at 5:45 p.m.
The second section Message to the Future at 11:00 a.m., Steve Mariner at 12:35 p.m., Sierra Ferrell at 3:05 p.m., Caroline Spence at 4:25 p.m., and Tony Furtado at 5:45 p.m.
Stage 3 The Legendary Ingramettes at 11:30 a.m., Sing Out at 12:20 p.m., Dobet Gnahoré at 3:05 p.m., Joe Purdy at 4:25 p.m., and Wanderlust at 5:45 p.m.
stage 5 ‘Society’ is 11:00 a.m., De Temps Antan at 12:35 p.m. That’s what I realized at 3:05 p.m., Debashish Bhattacharya at 4:30 p.m., and One World at 5:50 p.m.
Stage 6 Kings of String at 11:00 a.m., My Guiding Lights at 12:30 p.m., The Weather Station at 3:05 p.m., Lessons Learned at 4:30 p.m., Peaks and Valleys at 5:50 p.m.
Stage 7 Belen at 11:30 a.m., Anna Teefel at 12:45 p.m., John and Roy at 3:05 p.m., Kelly Connell at 4:20 p.m., and Kat Clyde at 5:45 p.m.
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Edmonton Folk Music Festival is lenient on the subject of ticket distribution, to place it mildly. Tickets are low cost due to the free volunteer work. Furthermore, tickets are free for youngsters aged 11 and beneath, whereas adults aged 80 and over don’t must buy both. The competition additionally understands that these with a sure age hole could not have the ability to buy a ticket. As such, individuals between the ages of 65 and 79 can discuss to staff if they’re financially burdened
Edmonton Folk Music Festival archived the exhibition on flickr A web page for individuals to take a look at previous occasions and see what the occasion seems to be like themselves and what the competition is all about.
Performers of the previous
The Edmonton Folk Music Festival options quite a lot of artists every year. And these persons are not the identical individuals yearly. You can verify their web site to see if your favourite from the world has made it to the Edmonton Folk Music Festival. They have archives of data in a single place for straightforward navigation between them. The checklist dates again to 1980, the yr the competition started.
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