YO CANADA! concert - 2/22/14 (Minneapolis)
The O'Shaunessy (Univ of St Kate's) and the Canadian embassy are bringing two of Great White North's top roots/folk acts to Minnesota : Ruth Moody (of The Wailin' Jennys) and The Bills.
Saturday, February 22, Protected content
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Phone Protected content Advance tickets available: oshag.stkate.edu. SPECIAL COUPON CODE FOR ALL CANADIANS LIVING IN MN: CANADA5-- this gets you $5 off a ticket in any price category.
Two-time Juno Award winning singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ruth Moody is a founding member of the internationally renowned trio The Wailin' Jennys and former lead singer of the Canadian roots band Scruj MacDuhk (later, The Duhks). An international touring artist and Billboard-charting folk act, critics have lauded her ethereal vocals, impressive multi-instrumentalism and her talent as a songwriter, all of which can be heard on her on Red House Records releases. Check out The Garden Protected content her most recent album, the critically acclaimed, These Wilder Things Protected content .
Hailed by The Glasgow Herald as “the biggest blast of fresh air to come out of Canada since The Band,” The Bills are renowned for their instrumental virtuosity, lush vocal arrangements, exuberant live performances, evocative songwriting and refreshingly innovative interpretations of traditional tunes from around the globe. Twice nominated for Juno Awards, the 5-piece is a hit on festival circuits throughout North America. This award-winning Canadian supergroup recently reunited to record Yes Please on Red House Records. This stunning, high-impact live act rarely makes it to the Lower 48, so this is a special treat you don't want to miss!