Year: 2018

Patrick Boyle Brings His Sweet Trumpet Back The Island

Written By: Rebecca Blake  Edited By: Philip Barton Dr Patrick Boyle is an Associate Professor of Jazz Studies at the University of Victoria. Playing on over 50 releases and Composing 3 solo albums, his trumpet playing as put Newfoundland on the map in the jazz world; Playing Carnegie Hall, Newport Folk Festival, Rochester International Jazz Festival, Mariposa Folk Festival, Sound Symposium, SXSW and many more. We had the absolute pleasure of speaking to him about music and his upcoming show. He’s playing Memorial…

Ian Foster and Nancy Hynes Are Spreading Some Christmas Cheer

With all the negativity that this time of year brings, there are some things that make this season special, one of those things is music. Nothing is better than watching a ten-year-old boy butcher “Jingle Bells” in a Christmas pageant or watching a family member try to drunkenly belt out “Run, Run Rudolph”. Musical couple Ian Foster and Nancy Hynes are hoping to brighten your holidays in the same way with their new album “A Week in December” releasing November 23rd.

A Taste of Home Out West: An Interview with Derina Harvey of Derina Harvey Band

The influence of Newfoundland and Labrador music stretches much further than our little province. For this article, I have decided to spotlight a group that resides outside of the island. Though you may be familiar with them.             Derina Harvey Band is a Celtic-rock group based out of Edmonton, Alberta. However, Four out of Five…