Columbus OH – November 11, 2022 – Six String Concerts (The King Arts Complex, 835 Mt. Vernon Ave.)

Opening for the amazing Lucy Kaplansky as part of the Six String Concert Series DETAILS:Friday, November 11, 2022Tickets: $30Door: 7:30pmShowtime: 8pmTICKETS VENUE:Six String ConcertsThe King Arts ComplexNicholson Auditorium835 Mt. Vernon AvenueColumbus, OH 43203


Utopia ON – September 17, 2022 – Utopia Hall (8396 6th Line, Utopia ON)

A delectable light supper and a full show at the beautiful Utopia Hall — sounds perfect, right? DETAILS:Saturday, September 17, 2022Tickets: $35 adv / $45 doorDinner: 7pmShowtime: 8pmTICKETS VENUE:Utopia Hall8396 6th Line,Utopia ON PH: 1-877-499-HALL(4255)


Ann Arbor MI – August 5, 2022 – The Ark (316 South Main Street)

We’re playing at The Ark in beautiful Ann Arbor MI. DETAILS:Friday, August 5, 2022Tickets: $20Doors: 7:30pmShowtime: 8pmTICKETS VENUE:The Ark316 S. MainAnn Arbor, MI 48104 PH: (734) 761-1818


Ajax ON – March 5, 2022 – St. Francis Centre (78 Church St. South)

We’re playing at the beautiful St. Francis Centre for the Performing Arts in Ajax ON. DETAILS:Saturday, March 5, 2022Tickets are FREE!Showtime: 7pm-9pm ESTTICKETS VENUE:St. Francis Centre for the Performing Arts78 Church Street SouthAjax, ONPH: 905-619-2529 ext. 2787


Facebook Livestream concerts

from our living room to yours

With our time at home we’ve been working on rearranging some of the furniture in our living room; not just to freshen up our space, but also to make a slightly more aesthetically pleasing spot from which to play live shows from home. Because, like many of our friends and fellow musicians, we’ve been hosting a few livestreams, hopefully to keep entertaining folks who are staying safe at home but still want to hear live music, inasmuch as we still can. Here are a few of the shows we’ve done, and a tribute to one of the great songwriters of…    read more.


marching into march

We are heading out to slightly warmer (and then much warmer) climates this coming month! We’re pretty jazzed to be touring in Florida for the first time as part of the Listening Room Festival. If you have friends in the area, please let them know where we will be! Spring seems to bring a cavalcade of new music, and we’re excited for new releases from amazing Canadian songwriters like Rose Cousins and Sarah Harmer! We are also working on new music, but what we’ve got won’t be ready until around about autumn. Keep your eyes peeled!


autumn shows & video

We’re swinging through a few towns this autumn, catching the changing of the colours as we play a bunch of duo shows and one rare full-band show near Toronto! We hope you can join us or help spread the word about our upcoming shows. We’re also excited to share a video we shot in Hamilton as part of the Unicorn Project — it’s a rare cover of “Into The Mystic” captured by the good folks at Soundstill Production. We don’t perform many cover songs, but this one is near and dear to our hearts, and we hope you enjoy it!


Calgary Folk Fest 2019

the young novelists at calgary folk festival

Calgary Folk Festival is celebrating their 40th year and we are celebrating our first appearance at the festival! We’ll be there from July 25-28 playing just about every day — some performances with a full band and some as a sweltering, harmony-beltering (not a word, I know) duo. The full line-up is rather amazing and includes folks like Sharon Van Etten, Sheila E., Belle & Sebastian, iskwē, Danny Michel, The Strumbellas, and about 40 other fantastic acts. Check out the festival’s official Spotify playlist to hear songs from the whole line-up.


Victoria Hall

the story behind: “it gets a little lonely”

Downtown Cobourg there’s a big, historic building called Victoria Hall that serves as a theatre, art gallery, museum, and county court. When I visited Cobourg I took a lot of pictures of it, circling it, crossing the street a few times to get close-ups and panoramic shots. My idiocy attracted the attention of an older gentleman who was heading into his favourite cafe (The Buttermilk Cafe). He asked me why I was photographing an old building, but before I could really explain he launched into a soliloquy about preservation, history, and the “differences between old buildings and old people.” He…    read more.


october on the road

I’m thinking to replace “awesome” with “autumn” in my vocabulary, at least for the season. Good idea? Bad idea? You decide. Come and see us on tour and see if I slip up on stage! Because we are heading out on the road this fall to debut our autumn clothing, which just means (for me) putting away my t-shirts and wearing more plaid. But I already wear lots of plaid! So…double-plaid?? We’re really excited to be hitting some shows in the northeast States and a few closer to home as well. We haven’t been to London or Wakefield for a…    read more.


 

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