Meet the Durham County Poets

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These are the kind of guys you want to hang out with.  Durham County Poets is made up of Kevin Harvey (lead vocals), David Whyte (electric and acoustic guitar and vocals), Neil Elsmore (acoustic guitar and vocals), Carl Hufh (bass, horn, vocals) and James Preimel (drums, percussion). They tell their story much better than I. […]


Meet Dana Sipos

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Expanding our boundaries of what we think of as folk music, we bring to Desboro, Dana Sipos.  In fact her album, “Roll up the Night Sky” was nominated for a 2015 Canadian Folk Music Awards in the “Pushing Boundaries” category.  Her varied life experiences help influence many of these songs.  She has lived in Yellowknife, […]


Meet Pat Maloney

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THREE DAYS TO GO!  Here is our last artist. Pat Maloney is hard to pin down to one genre of music.  He likes to play around.  As he says, “Considering an endless access to a century of popular music, and my love for a wide variety of styles, it would be unfulfilling to pigeon-hole my […]


Meet Piper Hayes

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Only 5 more days until our Sat July 21 concert.  So time to get to know our next artist. If you are looking for someone genuine and willing to share their life stories then Piper Hayes is that person.  She and her partner, Carson Ritcey-Thorpe are the kind of people that share their love of […]


Meet Doris Folkens

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This was the very first show we fully scheduled for 2018 because as soon as Over the Moon said yes, we knew who would be the perfect opener for them, Doris Folkens.  Her music is filled with nostalgia and a sweetness and playfulness that perfectly complements Over the Moon’s songs which are also filled with […]


Meet Over the Moon

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It’s a funny story how we got Over the Moon.  We saw them somewhere….maybe on Facebook and really liked their music but then found out they lived in Alberta.  So we got in contact asking if they ever came out to play in Ontario and if they did, would they like to come to Desboro […]


Meet Madison Galloway

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Our opener, Madison may be young but she has been on dozens of stages and has already shared the stage with such names as 54-40 and The Sadies.  She’s always been musical and quite talented.  Self-taught on harmonica, ukulele and banjo, she can also play the guitar and piano.  But don’t forget her voice…she can […]