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Fred Eaglesmith

Award-winning and acclaimed performer, Fred Eaglesmith’s tales and observations are as keen and compelling as his songs, and frequently as hilarious as the best stand-up comedians. Fred’s 18th album is soon to be released; his previous albums over the last three decades have consistently evoked critical raves. His fellow songwriters regularly record his songs and…

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Pacific Curls

This year we are happy to be welcoming Pacific Curls, a group from New Zealand that features the unprecedented combination of Fiddle, Ukulele, Maori traditional instruments, Cajons, Guitar, Stomp Peddles, Percussion and Vocals with lyrics in Maori, Rotuman and English. Kim Halliday a former guitarist and session musician now known for her virtuosic ukulele performances…

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Jayme Stone

Jayme Stone will be back with us to bring his new “Dances of the World” project to Deep Roots 2010. It’s something completely different from the wonderful Stone / Sissoko Africa to Appalachia project, but probably another Juno winner! It explores traditional music based on folk dances from around the world: hornpipes, mazurkas, straphspeys and…

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Kevin Fox

Halifax-born, pop/classical singer-songwriter, arranger & multi-instrumentalist Kevin Fox has musical associations that run deep & wide. Perhaps best known for his cello work, he has recorded & toured with a variety of musicians as diverse as folkster Sarah Harmer & opera singer Sarah Brightman, or Phantom crooner Colm Wilkinson & rocker Tom Cochrane, or divas…

DEEP ROOTS MUSIC COOPERATIVE RAISES OVER $10,000 AT MUSIC FOR HAITI IN SUPPORT OF UNICEF

February 1, 2010 – Wolfville, NS – Deep Roots Music Cooperative presented Music for Haiti on January 30th at Festival Theatre in Wolfville and fundraised over $10,000 in support of UNICEF. With matching funds from the government this means more than $20,000 that can be used to help in the aftermath of January’s devastating earthquake….