We’re now in Albequerque, New Mexico and we just returned from a beautiful evening walk with our host, Neil. The architecture is quite something down here and we are adjusting to the higher altitude and dryer air. We left a … Continued

Say It With Me – Sopapilla!

Howdy folks! Cara here. I’m writing from Albuquerque, New Mexico where my new favourite word is Sopapilla! 🙂 Yummy deep fried dough with honey. yum yum! We are here for a few shows and then head back to Ontario for … Continued

Thrillside Festival

My 30 years of enjoying music/folk festivals goes back to the first Winnipeg Folk Festival in 1974 in my hometown. But if I’ve ever had a better time at a festival than this weekend at Hillside, the memory has faded … Continued

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Editorial Reviews–Amazon.com

The Wailin’ Jennys–Cara Luft, Nicky Mehta, and Ruth Moody–are three Canadian singer-songwriters with already established careers who first got together for a one-shot gig in 2002 and, to their surprise, discovered that their voices blended in an almost magical harmony … Continued

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The Wailin’ Jennys – 40 Days

"40 Days" (Jericho Beach Music) is the first full-length CD of The Wailin’ Jennys, a Canadian folk-roots vocal trio that will startle you: Together singing in harmony their voices shimmer like clear lake water "40 Days" (Jericho Beach Music) is … Continued

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We just returned from the Vancouver Folk Festival and what a crazy time that was. We were very busy all weekend and shared the stage with so many great performers. We had some inspiring workshops with Bruce Cockburn, The Bills, … Continued

Hello all, The Winnipeg Folk Festival is over (boohoo) but we had a busy and great time out there in Bird’s Hill Park. We hope everyone who made it out this year discovered plenty of new music and had a … Continued

Festival Season

Hello again, I’m not sure we’ve all caught up on sleep after the hectic and wonderful Winnipeg Folk Festival, but we’re on our way to Vancouver tomorrow morning! We’ll be playing a short set on Granville Island at 3:00 pm … Continued

A wail of a trio

Blossoming folk group breaks into mainstream country radio Blossoming folk group breaks into mainstream country radio Catch them at: Little Stage on the prairie, Fri., 12:30 pm; Snowberry Field, Sat., 12:45 pm (Cara Luft only); Green Ash, Sat, 2:30 pm … Continued

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The Wailin’ Jennys – 40 Days

Our very own Cara Luft, Nicky Mehta, and Ruth Moody have finally put out a full-length album and yup, it’s lovely Our very own Cara Luft, Nicky Mehta, and Ruth Moody have finally put out a full-length album and yup, … Continued

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