Music: June 2012 Archives

East Coast Blues Summit

The East Coast Blues Summit brings  together an incredible group of Maritime artists on one stage performing some of the music that inspired them as well as their own original material.

It's not well known across Canada, but the east coast has been a hotbed of blues music for more than fifty years.   From country blues, swing, urban, R&B and jump, many styles and influences have contributed to what is now an east coast sound and approach.

 

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Ian Tyson: This is My Sky

For over 50 years Ian Tyson has been a folk and cowboy-country music icon. Some of his biggest fans are icons themselves.

This Is My Sky is a concert filmed in HD at an intimate setting. This program includes interviews, backstage footage featuring guests: Corb Lund, Tom Russell, Geoff Muldaur, John Hiatt and Rhonda Vincent. It is also a rare glimpse of the man himself backstage at the Calgary and Edmonton folk festivals.

Produced in conjunction with Pyramid Productions. 

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