2011 Press

No Depression: Doug Heselgrave

Posted by Johanna on 9 August 2011

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Chick Magnets: Calgary Folk Festival - Saturday evening - The Head and the Heart/kd lang "Look at you Calgary! You're so grown up" - kd lang from the mainstage Saturday night  It's true. Calgary has had image problems ever since I can remember. Most...

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New Depression: Gillian Turnbull, blogger

Posted by Johanna on 2 August 2011

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It’s taken me nearly a week to get over how soaked I got at last week’s Calgary Folk Fest.  Granted, I don’t get along well with rain, but in 17 years of attending the festival, and even in the week that I spent...

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Chris Lake, Calgary Herald: Stay folked up, even after Folk Fest

Posted by Johanna on 28 July 2011

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Crowds rushed the stage after one song by The Head and The Heart for the biggest satellite stage surprise. The masses were silenced by k.d. lang's rendition of Hallelujah for the least surprising moment of awe.Hula hoopers, hippies and tarpies converged in harmonious coexistence with...

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Colin Way Goes Folk

Posted by Johanna on 28 July 2011

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A beautiful collection of polaroid images of the 2011 festival. http://colinwaygoesfolk.tumblr.com/

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XOXOJess: Top 5 Calgary Folk Festival Moments

Posted by Johanna on 27 July 2011

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*Top 5 Calgary Folk Fest Moments* The Calgary Folk Festival is over after 4 days of sun, rain, beer, music and fried food. To recap the entire experience would be a bit of a novel so I thought I would give you my top...

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