2010 Reviews

Turning Plaid blog

28 July 2010

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A day by day recap of the festival through the eyes of Turning Plaid: http://turningplaid.com/2010/07/23/calgary-folk-festival-day-1/ http://turningplaid.com/2010/07/24/folk-fest-day-two/[http://turningplaid.com/2010/07/24/folk-fest-day-two/] http://turningplaid.com/2010/07/25/calgary-folk-festival-day-3/[http://turningplaid.com/2010/07/25/calgary-folk-festival-day-3/] http://turningplaid.com/2010/07/25/folk-fest-day-fou*r/*[http://turningplaid.com/2010/07/25/folk-fest-day-four/]

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Slowcoustic blog

28 July 2010

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Slowcoustic blog's impressions of the festival http://slowcoustic.com/2010/07/22/tonight-at-calgary-folk-fest-the-avett-brothers/[http://slowcoustic.com/2010/07/22/tonight-at-calgary-folk-fest-the-avett-brothers/] http://slowcoustic.com/2010/07/23/calgary-folk-fest-wraps-up-day-one-with-the-avett-brothers-photos-overview/[http://slowcoustic.com/2010/07/23/calgary-folk-fest-wraps-up-day-one-with-the-avett-brothers-photos-overview/] http://slowcoustic.com/2010/07/25/calgary-folk-fest-saturday-doesnt-disappoint-jordan-klassen-honeybear/[http://slowcoustic.com/2010/07/25/calgary-folk-fest-saturday-doesnt-disappoint-jordan-klassen-honeybear/] http://slowcoustic.com/2010/07/26/calgary-folk-music-festival-sessions-bringing-everyone-together/[http://slowcoustic.com/2010/07/26/calgary-folk-music-festival-sessions-bringing-everyone-together/]

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Avenue Magazine coverage

28 July 2010

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Avenue Magazine profiles the festival with artist portraits, video interviews and blog posts. Photo portraits of festival artists: Po' Girl Ox Madison Violet United Steelworkers of Montreal Shane Ghostkeeper Daniel Hart of St. Vincent Video interviews with: The Burning Hell Madison Violet Thea Gilmore Michael Franti Coolooloosh Man Man Etran Finatawa Mark Browning of Ox Shane Ghostkeeper United Steelworkers...

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Calgary Herald coverage

28 July 2010

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Full coverage from the Calgary Herald staff writers Heath McCoy, Eric Volmers, Steven Hunt and Kelly Doody.   Calgary Folk Festival plays it indie-rock cool on first day[#1] By Heath McCoy, Calgary Herald, July 23, 2010 Afternoon workshops delight Folk Fest crowd[#2] By Heath McCoy, Calgary...

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Mike's Bloggity Blog coverage

28 July 2010

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Mike Morrison on his man-crush Dan Mangan, how do you solve a problem like "Tarp Nazis" and a certain Swell Season issue. http://mikesbloggityblog.com/tag/calgary-folk-festival

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FFWD Weekly videos

28 July 2010

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The team at FFWD have put together a great set of videos on the 2010 Calgary Folk Music Festival: http://www.ffwdweekly.com/calgary-blogs/Calgary-Folk-Music-Festival-2010/

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Spinner coverage

28 July 2010

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 All articles by spinner.com's Jonathan Deker. Stars Open Indie-Rock Floodgates at Calgary Folk Festival[#stars] July 23, 2010 Michael Franti Overcomes Adversity to Headline Calgary Folk Festival[#franti] July 27, 2010 St. Vincent, Man Man Underwhelm at Calgary Folk Fest Workshop[#stvincent] July 27, 2010 St. Vincent Dazzles Calgary Folk Festival-Goers With Technical Wizardry[#dazzles]...

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state.ie review (Ireland)

Posted by Damien McGlynn on 28 July 2010

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Calgary Folk Festival – Calgary, Canada Posted By Damien McGlynn On July 27, 2010 @ 10:20 pm http://www.state.ie/2010/07/live-reviews/calgary-folk-festival-calgary-canada/ Ask most Canadians about Calgary and the words “oil and gas” usually follow. Other phrases like “cowboy town” and “mini-America” are almost as common and the annual Stampede...

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