Pinchos, Pinchos, Pinchos and Celtic Connections

I’m back in the Peg and it’s cold but sunny and all is well. Still sleeping off some of the travel and jet lag but feeling more alive every day. We’ve recently had some amazing experiences. Spain and the Basque … Continued

The Wailin’ Jennys are nominated for a 2007 JUNO Award for Roots and Traditional Album of the Year (Group) and David Travers-Smith has been nominated for Engineer of the Year for his work on Firecracker. Congratulations to all the nominees!

The Wailin Jennys song One Voice appears on Putumayos new compilation CD, Women of the World: Acoustic. The CD is set to be released February 27 in time to celebrate International Womens Day on March 8, 2007. There are many … Continued

The Jennys are up for Favourite Folk/Roots Artist/Group or Duo of The Year at the 2007 Independent Music Awards in Toronto, along with Angela Desveaux, Natalie McMaster, The Be Good Tanyas, and The Sadies. Winners will be announced on March … Continued

Update from Pontypridd!

hi from pontypridd! it’s lovely here and we’re really excited to be visiting wales for the first time. we’re only sorry that we don’t have more time to look around. the show tonight was a lot of fun and we … Continued

We have news that may come as a surprise to many of you;. Annabelle is leaving the band to focus on her solo career. Annabelle joined The Wailiin’ Jennys two years ago and since then we have played 233 shows … Continued

To protect against spammers, we’ve recently put in a new spam filter on the guestbook that redirects multiple posts from the same IP address if there’s a different name/ email address entered each time. Please be careful to use the … Continued

The Wailin’ Jennys performance on CMT’s Studio 330 Sessions in Nashville is now available online, including live renditions of four of their songs and a few brief interview clips. Check it out HERE.

Ruth and Nicky have joined forces with longtime musical friend Chris Frye of The Bills on a song from his new solo release, Raised on Rhythm and Rhyme. The song is called “Kathryn,” and it features Nicky and Ruth’s harmony … Continued

Happy new year! The Wailin’ Jennys’ CMT Studio 330 performance is set to air online Tuesday, January 9, 2007. A sneak peek is now available HERE.