2008 Reviews

PREVIEW: Grit and deep roots : Gurf Morlix prefers sounds on the rough side

13 August 2008

Mary-Lynn Wardle, FFWD Weekly, July 24, 208   Talent and experience, pedigree and staying power — Austin songwriter and producer Gurf Morlix brings all these things to the Calgary Folk Music Festival. The talent manifests itself in the man’s ability to play almost any instrument; the...

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Concert on Demand - Bomba! at the 2008 Calgary Folk Music Festival

12 August 2008

CBC Radio Two, Katherine Duncan http://www.cbc.ca/radio2/cod/concerts/20080727bomba[http://www.cbc.ca/radio2/cod/concerts/20080727bomba]

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The Volunteer Monologues 2.0

1 August 2008

An volunteer blog by Bad Tempered Zombie http://badtemperedzombie.blogspot.com/2008/07/volunteer-monologues-20-we-return-to.html[http://badtemperedzombie.blogspot.com/2008/07/volunteer-monologues-20-we-return-to.html] http://badtemperedzombie.blogspot.com/2008/07/volunteer-monologues-20-perfect-night.html[http://badtemperedzombie.blogspot.com/2008/07/volunteer-monologues-20-perfect-night.html] http://badtemperedzombie.blogspot.com/2008/07/volunteer-monologues-20-voices-in-rain.html[http://badtemperedzombie.blogspot.com/2008/07/volunteer-monologues-20-voices-in-rain.html] http://badtemperedzombie.blogspot.com/2008/07/volunteer-monologues-20-singing-through.html[http://badtemperedzombie.blogspot.com/2008/07/volunteer-monologues-20-singing-through.html] http://badtemperedzombie.blogspot.com/2008/08/volunteer-monologues-20-bring-us-your.html[http://badtemperedzombie.blogspot.com/2008/07/volunteer-monologues-20-singing-through.html]

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Three days at folk boot camp : Songwriting fundamentals with Great Lake Swimmers' Tony Dekker

31 July 2008

Peter Hemminger, FFWD Weekly, July 31, 2008 [http://www.ffwdweekly.com/music/music-features/]   I jog into the Cantos Music Foundation at five minutes past 10 a.m., out of breath, guitar case in hand. Late, of course, and lacking a notebook, I feel like I’m in high school all over...

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Folking in the rain : Highlights of the Calgary Folk Music Festival

31 July 2008

Garth Paulson, FFWD Weekly, July 31, 2008 [http://www.ffwdweekly.com/music/music-features/] Riley Brandt Reggae-rockers Bedouin Soundclash paid tribute to The Clash’s frontman Joe Strummer during their mainstage set on Friday For more photos of the folk fest experience, click here. Dragonflies looping through the...

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Melody Trip

30 July 2008

An audience member's blog http://my.melodytrip.com/profiles/blog/list?user=1gdxz0rr1443c

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Vintage

30 July 2008

An audience member's blog http://www.vintage.beautiful-contradiction.org/53

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It's Calgary Folk Festival Time!

30 July 2008

A letter from Mike White, an audience member So let me set this up. A co-worker returns from her vacation in Morocco a week ago. She tells me about the magnificent jazz festival in Tangiers and the even more entrancing festival of traditional...

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Folk Fest Dispatches

30 July 2008

'On the Scene' - Daily blogs from Calgary Herald writers http://communities.canada.com/calgaryherald/blogs/onthescene/default.aspx

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Touching the earth and sky

30 July 2008

An audience member's blog http://scenealacalgary-mw.blogspot.com/2008/07/touching-earth-and-sky-at-calgary-folk.html

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