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Jan 05 2011

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Hot Stouffville Artists Fuel Winterfolk Showcase

Jim Priebe and Winterfolk Roots & Blues Festival Present…

A Winterfolk Sneak Preview

 

HOT STOUFFFVILLE ARTISTS FUEL WINTERFOLK SHOWCASE

– SATURDAY, JAN 15 @ 8:00 PM THE EARL OF WHITCHURCH PUB IN STOUFFVILLE, ON

 

 

WHO: Carol Teal & David Joyce, Ewan Dobson, Marie-Lynn Hammond, HOTCHA!, Erwin Shack, Brian Gladstone, Glenn Marais w/ MC Jim Priebe

WHAT: Winterfolk IX Sneak Preview

WHERE: The Earl of Whitchurch Pub, 6204 Main St., Stouffville, ON / 905-642-3275

WHEN: Saturday, January 15 @ 8:00 pm

TICKETS: $10 (all funds go towards support of artists at Winterfolk IX)

WEBSITES: http://www.abetterworld.ca  / http://www.theearlpub.ca

 

 

TORONTO – WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5, 2010 – Stouffville radio personality Jim Priebe and the Winterfolk Festival proudly present a sneak preview of what’s in store at this year’s NINTH ANNUAL WINTERFOLK FESTIVAL. Hot local artists from Stouffville and surrounding area will perform at The Earl of Whitchurch Pub , Saturday, January 15 @ 8:00 pm. For more information and updates please visit http://www.abetterworld.ca       

 

Toronto’s Winterfolk IX festival – which runs from February 18 – 21, 2011, in various venues on the Danforth, will present a night of local entertainment as a teaser to the upcoming free, all-ages, mid-winter, weatherproof urban roots and blues festival. To add to this sneak preview, co-presenter and host Jim Priebe will also be organizing a local Stouffville artist showcase at the festival in February. Please stay tuned for more information and details on that in the coming weeks.

 

This preview concert will highlight some of the upcoming festival performers including singer-songwriter and Juno nominee Glen Marais, serio-comic folksingers Carol Teal & David Joyce, guitar virtuoso Ewan Dobson, vintage swing duo HOTCHA!, veteran singer-songwriter Marie-Lynn Hammond, and expert guitar-tamers Brian Gladstone (also the festival director) and Stouffville fave, Erwin Schack.

 

ARTIST LINEUP:

 

ERWIN SHACK

http://www.reverbnation.com/erwinschack

 

CAROL TEAL & DAVID JOYCE

http://www.carolanddavid.ca/

 

BRIAN GLADSTONE

http://www.briangladstone.ca

 

MARIE-LYNN HAMMOND

http://www.marielynnhammond.com/

 

HOTCHA!

http://www.HOTCHA.ca     

 

GLENN MARAIS

http://radio3.cbc.ca/#/bands/GLENN-MARAIS

 

EWAN DOBSON

http://www.myspace.com/ewanguitar

 

 

MORE ABOUT WINTERFOLK

Winterfolk was formed to entertain, educate, enlighten, engage and encourage the community about various folk music styles including roots, blues, folk and more. Founded by Festival Director Brian Gladstone, it is run as a division of The Association of Artists for a Better World, a registered non-profit organization in the Province of Ontario, Canada. www.abetterworld.ca  

 

“I SUPPORT ROOTS MUSIC IN TORONTO” badges will also be available again at the festival by donation and they’ll be large enough for artists to autograph them!

 

LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS!

We’re always looking for good volunteers to help out. For eight hours of service over the Winterfolk weekend, volunteers receive access to all shows and artist hospitality lounge, including an invitation to a private party with the artists and more! For more info and to sign up, please visit http://www.abetterworld.ca/?page_id=4889

 

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For more information, photos, interviews, please contact:

 


Beverly Kreller

SPEAK Music
www.speak-music.com

bev@speak-music.com

416.922.3620

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