Great Lake Swimmers

Great Lake Swimmers

June 26, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The internationally-acclaimed Toronto folk-rockers tease a new album with this single. Inspired by '60s AM radio rock, it is breezier than most GLS fare, though mainman Tony Dekker's plaintive voice remains recognisable.

Director X
April 13, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Director X enters the Brampton Arts Walk of Fame, Ottawa adopts its first official music strategy and iLLvibe readies his new album. Also in the news are SOCAN, the ECMAs, Great Lake Swimmers, Halifax Jazz Festival, Pharis & Jason Romero, Sawdust City fest, Quebecois composers, Andie Duquette, and Redstone Winery. Videos added for your enjoyment.

September 22, 2017
by FYI Staff

Appearing in today's edition are the Deep Roots fest, RBMA's Weekender, ADISQ nominees, a Hamilton music venues directory, Stars for Saskatchewan, Doug Spence, Loreena McKennitt, Hilario Duran, Patti Smith, Yes We Mystic, and Great Lake Swimmers.

Phil Klygo
July 5, 2017
by Jason Schneider

The independent label head and artist manager has had a key role in the careers of Great Lake Swimmers, Art Bergmann, and many others over the 15 years of his company (weewerk).

Miranda. Photo: Marina Hashemi
June 13, 2017
by Jason Schneider

With her trademark red locks and equally blazing fiddle chops, Miranda Mulholland has become an unmistakable presence on the Canadian folk-rock scene.