Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House

Founding members of the Wailin’ Jennys, Nicky Mehta and Ruth Moody along with relative newcomer Heather Masse and fiddler Jeremy Penner recorded this album live at a show at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe, PA. Founding members … Continued

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Live at The Mauch Chunk Opera House

NICKY MEHTA, RUTH MOODY, and relative newcomer HEATHER MASSE are THE WAILIN’ JENNYS, joined here by virtuoso instrumentalist JEREMY PENNER on fiddle. NICKY MEHTA, RUTH MOODY, and relative newcomer HEATHER MASSE are THE WAILIN’ JENNYS, joined here by virtuoso instrumentalist … Continued

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Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House

Nicky Mehta, Ruth Moody and Heather Masse released a live album this past summer to keep their name in the public eye during Mehta’s pregnancy (she gave birth to twins in July) and to give fans a chance to hear … Continued

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Wailin’ Live

The chorus of “One Voice”, the Wailin’ Jennys’ signature song, serves as a metaphoric mission statement for one of Canada’s best-loved groups. Its composer, Ruth Moody, was actually born in Australia to Australian parents, but has called Winnipeg home since … Continued

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Off to Record New Album and Heather Masse Releases Solo Album

Hey everybody! We are about to start recording our new album! In a few days we are going to lock ourselves away in a cabin on a lake in the middle of nowhere in Ontario with producer Mark Howard. Having … Continued

The Wailin Jennys

They are neither grizzled country singers like their virtual namesake Waylon nor are any of them called Jenny but The Wailin’ Jennys are a Canadian trio making wonderful vocal based music. They are favourites on the international folk festival circuit … Continued

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Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House

Equally perfect for sunny day, open highway cruises and reflective, late-night drives, Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House proves that The Wailin’ Jennys are on top of their game and at the top of their field. If it’s possible … Continued

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Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House

Ordinarily, live albums exist because an act needs income-generating "product" — the cynical industry term — out there while he, she or it tries to figure out what his, her or its next "real," which is to say studio, album … Continued

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Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House

Along with Sarah Harmer, the Wailin’ Jennys sit at the mellow, tasteful end of the Canadian folk-roots scene. Ruth moody and Nicky Mehta write strong melodies and their soprano voices are clean and pure. Along with Sarah Harmer, the Wailin’ … Continued

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Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House

Beautiful, in fact just about perfect. The review editor thought I’d picked up a Waylon Jennings CD. But the Jennys are a long way from twang. Classically trained Nicky Mehta, Ruth Moody and Heather Masse’s collaborations in Americana-cum-folk singing are … Continued

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