2010 Reviews

Live Music

9 September 2010

Ontario's Jay Blackwood is seeing live music once a week for a year. The week of July 22 was all about folk fest. http://livemusicproject.blogspot.com/2010/09/show-62-july-22-25-calgary-folk-music.html

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Tiny Mix Tapes

9 September 2010

Alan Ranta traveled 16 hours to visit the folk fest. He shares his yehs, mehs and blehs http://www.tinymixtapes.com/features/calgary-folk-fest-2010

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National Geographic

13 August 2010

National Geographic's music website features world music from the 2010 folk fest, starting with Debashish Bhattacharya.   http://worldmusic.nationalgeographic.com/view/page.basic/article/content.article/calgary_debashish/en_US?utm_source=sendible&utm_medium=feed

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Texture Magazine

12 August 2010

Jesse Locke lays down his top ten moments of the 2010 festival. http://www.texturemagazine.ca/jesseLocke.html

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Folk on the Train

10 August 2010

We sent our artists to all points north and south on the CTrain. The Herald, FFWD and Welcome to the West each made a video. Ghostkeeper (on Vimeo, courtesy of Welcome to the West) Jordon Klassen (courtesy of FFWD)   Dojo Workhorse (courtesy of...

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TSOYA at the CFMF

10 August 2010

Jesse Thorn of The Sound of Young America visited the folk festival this summer - here's two episodes produced in Calgary with St. Vincent and Corb Lund, as well as a short piece with Roberta Flack. http://www.maximumfun.org/tags/calgary-folk-music-festival http://maximumfun.org/sound-young-america/roberta-flack-singer-songwriter-song-changed-my-life-sound-young-america

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Country Standard Time blog

30 July 2010

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See, we do have traditional music too. Donald Teplyske found some! Calgary Folk Music Festival- July 24, 2010 http://www.countrystandardtime.com/d/concertreview.asp?xid=540 With 67 performers from around the globe - including the United Kingdom, Australia, Israel and Niger - representing the diversity of turntablism, blues rock, nu-folk, gospel, country, and...

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Audience video

30 July 2010

Shane Yuhas made this awesome video of the festival, backed by St. Vincent's "Actor Out of Work" Calgary Folkfest 2010[http://vimeo.com/13711742] from like love live[http://vimeo.com/user2188531] on Vimeo[http://vimeo.com].

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Where.ca

29 July 2010

Where Canada sums up the festival with a series of first impressions. Calgary Folk Music Festival: First Impressions by Derek Neumeier http://www.where.ca/travel/index.php/calgary/2010/07/23/calgary-folk-music-festival-first-impressions Every summer in Calgary something amazing happens at Prince’s Island Park. For one weekend each year the serene park, nestled just north of the city’s...

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Double Entendre Preserves blog

29 July 2010

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http://doubleentendrepreserves.blogspot.com/search/label/cfmf

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