CBC Maritimes

Studio H Sessions - Meaghan Blanchard

May 26, 2010 4:45 PM

Meaghan Blanchard is a 20 year old emerging singer/songwriter from Hunter River PEI. Her passion is music and has been performing in front of school, church and community benefit concert audiences from a young age, graduating to all ages shows and coffee houses in high school and now to concert venues, bars, and restaurants.

She released her very first album "Changing Things"in September 2008 which won "Folk Album of the Year" at the Music PEI 2009 Awards. In addition, Meaghan was chosen "New Artist Of the Year", "Songwriter of the Year" and " Female Vocalist of the Year". She also received two ECMA 2009 nominations for "Folk Album of the Year" and "Rising Star". She showcased at the Bluebird North Songwriters showcase that year and performed the song Maizie live on stage during the Awards gala.

Her second CD 'Chasing Lonely Again' is nominated for a 2011 ECMA for "Country Recording Of The Year"

We invited Meaghan Blanchard to be part of our Studio H Sessions series - She's accompanied by Tian Wigmore on guitar and Remi Arsenault on bass

Meaghan Blanchard - 'Bonnie'

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Meaghan Blanchard - 'Hey Honey'

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Meaghan Blanchard - 'Hole In The World'

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