A Brief History of Winterfolk

As told through posts, news items, images, press releases, and more

D’Arcy Wickham

D’Arcy Wickham

Veteran Toronto fingerstyle dazzler D'Arcy Wickham returns to Winterfolk with a bevy of new material from his upcoming new CD.     Winner, Songs from the heart 2009.     New CD release,...

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Jory Nash

Jory Nash

Jory Nash is an award-winning singer-songwriter who blends elements of folk, jazz, blues, country and soul into an original stew of sound.     4 time CFMA nominee.     Songs From The Heart winner,...

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Noah Zacharin

Noah Zacharin

Noah Zacharin is an acknowledged guitar master and literate songwriter with 7 CD's of original music and countless appearances on stage and CD, supporting many of the best in town and beyond.     Noah Zacharin is an exciting...

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Andy Griffiths

Andy Griffiths

ANDY is an energetic and passionate rootsy folk rock singer/songwriter who will have you tapping your toes and singing along with the chorus!     'Mind On Other Things' was nominated for 'Roots Recording of the Year' at the 2013...

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Suzanne Jarvie

Suzanne Jarvie

Toronto singer songwriter Suzanne Jarvie sings with "lonely, lovely yearn", has just completed her third European tour of her beautiful Americana debut record, Spiral Road and 2016 EP One Take Only. Suzanne is thrilled to be home playing Winterfolk...

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David Essig

David Essig

West-coast based David Essig is a guitarist's guitarist and a helluva songwriter to boot who has been performing and recording in Canada for 45 years.     Award-winning Canadian roots musician.     Europeans...

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Jerome Tucker Band

Jerome Tucker Band

Jerome Tucker is a bass player, singer, writer, and performer from the Philadelphia area, now currently performing with his own band, the Jerome Tucker Band, in the Toronto area.     CBC Sounds of the Season, House...

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Laura Fernandez

Laura Fernandez

Canada's newest Steinway artist Laura Fernandez is a multifaceted artist- a multi lingual singer songwriter, pianist and composer who 's songs encompass the many aspects of life, inspiring and emotional lyrical content and storytelling are the...

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Mr. Rick

Mr. Rick

Mr. Rick is a Singer and fingerstyle acoustic guitarist performing original arrangements of the Trad. American Roots and Blues Song book.     Rick has just finished his 3rd CD "Songs about God and Booze" available at CD...

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Wendell Ferguson

Wendell Ferguson

Wendell Ferguson. The songs are slick, the jokes are sick but the fingers and wits are quick. He won’t leave a dry seat in the house.     Inducted as the artist inductee into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame in...

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Blair Packham

Blair Packham

Tuneful Toronto-based singer/songwriter Blair Packham used to be in an 80s pop band but he's spent the intervening years playing countless shows sharpening his solo performing skills.     Blair Packham is one of Canada’s best...

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Peter Verity

Peter Verity

Peter Verity plays an original brand of "charged folk" with honest heart and passion.      Winner, Best Folk at the T.I.M.A. awards. (Toronto Independent Music Awards).     Runner up in the folk/roots...

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Glen Hornblast

Glen Hornblast

Glen Hornblast is a well-known Toronto singer-songwriter whose music is an intoxicating blend of folk, country, jazz and blues.     Winner "Songs From The Heart Contest" 2015.     Semi-FInalist International...

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Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks

We've been told we like 'happy songs.' These are lies.     The blurbs go here. They assure us the artist has been vetted by the right people from the right cultural institutions. If somebody at the Toronto Star felt the artist...

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Harpin’ Norm Lucien

Harpin’ Norm Lucien

Harpin’ Norm Lucien emerged on the Folk scene with a pocketful of harmonicas and soon his signature style and versatility has become in demand in performance and recording studios. Harpin’ is now enjoying radio play of his songs and a new eleven...

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Stuart Laughton

Stuart Laughton

Stuart cannot be categorized, but his multi-instrumental skills and infectious enthusiasms are winning him fans.     Stuart Laughton’s RADIO DIAL features Rebecca Campbell, Burke Carroll, Martin Worthy and Steve...

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David McLachlan

David McLachlan

David sings with conviction songs about life and its lessons.     Performing songwriter who has recorded four albums of original song.     Latest album "Traveling Truthfully" available Dec...

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Sebastian Agnello

Sebastian Agnello

Internationally respected for his guitar playing, Seb will tell you "the guitar's just a prop…it gets me onstage where I can shoot my mouth off”. Above all else, Seb is a protest singer. Scathing, hilarious, politically incorrect and always...

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