2010 Reviews

Downtown Calgary blog

29 July 2010

Tags: , , ,

Downtown Calgary picks their highlights of the festival http://getdown.ca/tag/folk-fest/

» Read the full post

Examiner.com

29 July 2010

Tags: ,

The Calgary Folk Festival is not just for Folkies By Carey Rutherford, July 25 2010 http://www.examiner.com/x-31567-Calgary-Live-Music--Examiner~y2010m7d25-The-Calgary-Folk-Festival-is-not-just-for-Folkies[http://www.examiner.com/x-31567-Calgary-Live-Music--Examiner~y2010m7d25-The-Calgary-Folk-Festival-is-not-just-for-Folkies] Irony is the great equalizer in most parts of life, and it is always apparent in good art. Music offers many opportunities for irony, and the best part is...

» Read the full post

Bad Tempered Zombie's blog

29 July 2010

Tags: , , ,

Our favourite volunteer blogger gives you a peek inside the festival. http://badtemperedzombie.blogspot.com/search/label/calgary%20folk%20festival

» Read the full post

Calgary Journal

29 July 2010

Tags: , ,

Folk Fest treads lightly: Several environmental efforts in place, more to be added this summer Calgary Journall By Sean-Paul Boynton, July 12 http://calgaryjournalonline.ca/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1261:folk-fest-treads-lightly&catid=34:news&Itemid=53 The most infamous scene from the 1970 documentary Woodstock has nothing to do with music, but rather takes place near the end of the...

» Read the full post

Metro coverage

29 July 2010

Tags: , ,

  Reel Metro's musical tribute to Calgary Folk Festival "Everybody's happy at folk fest time" A musical review of the festival - hilarious! http://www.metronews.ca/calgary/local/article/587180--reel-metro-s-musical-tribute-to-the-calgary-folk-festival Five Minutes with Corb Lund by Katie Turner, July 23, 2010 http://www.metronews.ca/calgary/local/article/585426--5-minutes-with-corb-lund *Are you looking forward to performing at Folk Fest this year?...

» Read the full post

No Depression Blog

29 July 2010

Tags: , ,

The winner of No Depression's CFMF blogger contest, Swivelbottom, blogs her thoughts on the festival. Start here: http://www.nodepression.com/profiles/blogs/calgary-folk-festival-day-one

» Read the full post

Reflector Coverage

28 July 2010

Full coverage from staff writers Kelsey Hipkin and Katie Turner  Time to get your folk on[#timetoget] By Kelsey Hipkin, July 22, 2010 Kelsey Does Calgary: Folk-me that’s a great festival…[#folkme] By Kelsey Hipkin, The Reflector, July 23, 2010 Folk Fest: St. Vincent wows the crowd[#stvincent] By...

» Read the full post

CBC coverage

28 July 2010

Volunteers get married at Calgary Folk Fest By CBC News http://www.cbc.ca/canada/calgary/story/2010/07/23/calgary-folk-fest-wedding-marry-cavanagh-mcevoy-volunteers.html A couple flew from Hong Kong to tie the knot at the Calgary Folk Fest, where they spent a decade as volunteers. Penny Cavanagh and Kevin McEvoy got the idea while planning their wedding from...

» Read the full post

Aux.tv coverage

28 July 2010

Aux TV were on-site at the festival, talking with Man Man, Cat Empire and more: http://www.aux.tv/newmusic/tag/calgary-folk-festival/

» Read the full post

Calgary Sun coverage

28 July 2010

Tags: , ,

Articles and photo galleries by staff writer Lisa Wilton and staff photographers. Variety spice of festival's life[#variety]  By Lisa Wilton, Calgary Sun, July 21, 2010 City savours locally grown folk talent[#local] By Lisa Wilton, Calgary Sun, July 25, 2010 Photo Gallery - Singers 'n...

» Read the full post