Samantha Martin and Delta Sugar

Samantha Martin and Delta Sugar

Koerner Hall hosts the Maple Blues Awards
November 4, 2019
by FYI Staff

Canada's biggest blues event finds female artists leading the way as contenders for the honours on Feb. 3 in Toronto at Koerner Hall (pictured). . The list is headed by Sue Foley, Dawn Tyler Watson, Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar, and Miss Emily.

Press shot of Samantha with members of Delta Sugar
March 13, 2019
by FYI Staff

Delta Sugar leader Samantha Martin speaks for the creative class in an eloquent plea to city mayor John Tory asking him to fix rental costs before our cities see an exodus of people who make them fun places to live in. 

August 8, 2018
by Jason Schneider

The powerhouse soul singer has just earned a Road Gold award for extensive gigging with her band Delta Sugar. Here she reflects upon that honour, the vintage vibe of their new record, and the songs that mean the most to her.

August 1, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Billy Talent and City and Colour headline a benefit for Toronto shooting victims, Drake becomes a TV producer, and Zaki Ibrahim announces a debut headlining tour. Others making news include Charlie Major, Bill King, Modern Sky Festival, Neil Young, Joni Mitchell, Lee Aaron, Unity Festival, George Semkiw, Samantha Martin, and farewells to Ray Cooper and Tomasz Stańko. Videos added for your enjoyment.

September 29, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Those making news today include Nunavut Music Week, Gord Downie, CARAS, Manitoba Music, Tawgs Salter, Samantha Martin and Delta Sugar, Tim Gibbons, CIMA, The Jim Cuddy Band, Moscow Apartment, and Blackie and the Rodeo Kings. Videos included for your enjoyment.