Category: Interviews

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…

Full Of Pride: An Interview With Eddie Coffey

Eddie Coffey started his career in the 1970s playing old Newfoundland standards with his coffee mate Dusty Bulmer, playing local churches, BBQ’s, and other get-togethers. Most of you will know him for his hit ‘Grey Foggy Day’, a song he wrote about the hardships many fishermen where going through, with the closing down of commercial fishing in Newfoundland in 1993.He has released 13 albums and performed for NASA and even did a tour for army veterans.

An interview with Dora’s Liam Peacock

In the grand tradition of Boston and The Foo Fighters Liam Peacock’s band Dora started as a solo studio project, but slowly a band formed to perform the music live. Through his magnificent songwriting, he has captivated audience’s and capture their collective imagination. We caught up with him to disscuss his new album “The Sound Inside The Room”.

An Interview With CASTAWAYNIGHTS

An Interview With CASTAWAYNIGHTS  By: Philip Barton   It started with a question    The “CASTAWAYNIGHTS” have recently released their second album “Taking Over You” and I thought I would ask them a few questions about the album and their experiences as Newfoundland musicians. I became familiar with “CASTAWAYNIGHTS” through their guitar player and singer Jon…