Music soothes. Music heals. It educates, elucidates, captivates. It inspires. It can change the world. Losing live music hurt. So when my friend sent that invitation (To her neighbourhood Edmonton Folk Fest concert), I could feel my whole face instantly light up. I felt a huge weight, a COVID virus-shaped weight, an isolated, mask-wearing, physically-distanced, grocery shopping is the only outing-shaped weight, lifted off of my shoulders.
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Music Festivals 101: Tips and Life Lessons from Edmonton Folk Music Festival 2019
Oh how I love the Edmonton Folk Fest! It is so well organized, so well attended – great artists. […]
Edmonton Folk Fest 2018
I mentioned this last year, but, if there is one thing I look forward to in Edmonton, it is the […]
Festival City: Edmonton Folk Fest 2017
Edmonton may not be the most glamorous city in the world. It’s not Paris. It’s not Dublin. Or New York. It’s freaking cold and dreary in the winter. But damn, this city knows how to party in the summertime. The prime example: the annual Edmonton Folk Fest, a four day celebration of some of the world’s finest folk musicians.