Canada http://kalw.org en Your Call: How did four women launch a movement for indigenous sovereignty and the environment? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-how-did-four-women-launch-movement-indigenous-sovereignty-and-environment <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp; Tue, 08 Apr 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 42057 at http://kalw.org Your Call: How did four women launch a movement for indigenous sovereignty and the environment? Finest Kind Trio Live this Saturday http://kalw.org/post/finest-kind-trio-live-saturday <p>Finest Kind, the a cappella trio from Ottawa, Canada will be our in-studio guests this Saturday 3 pm on "Folk Music &amp; Beyond."&nbsp; They are among Canada's leading singers in the "Anglo-Celtic" tradition. &nbsp;Their harmony vocals have been called "soaring and glorious" by fellow Canadian musician David Francey. They've been together since 1991 and their repertoire spans British Isles, Celtic, American roots, Canadian, Hank Williams, Carter Family, Rudyard Kipling, old time, bluegrass, and everything in between. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 04:28:28 +0000 JoAnn Mar 38921 at http://kalw.org Finest Kind Trio Live this Saturday Leonard Cohen Special http://kalw.org/post/leonard-cohen-special <p>Listen this coming Saturday at 3 pm for All Things Leonard, our tribute show to the great Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen. The Conspiracy of Beards will join us in the KALW studios.&nbsp;&nbsp; This 20-man a capella ensemble sings the songs of Leonard Cohen in multi-part harmonies. Wed, 05 Dec 2012 19:31:34 +0000 JoAnn Mar 20223 at http://kalw.org Leonard Cohen Special David Francey In Concert http://kalw.org/post/david-francey-concert-0 <p>Folk Music &amp; Beyond presents award-winning songwriter-storyteller David Francey from Canada this Saturday August 4th 3:00 pm. &nbsp;David performed recently at a Bay Area house concert with Mark Westberg on guitar. &nbsp;He shares his compelling and heartfelt songs, along with his funny and entertaining stories.</p> Wed, 01 Aug 2012 20:12:10 +0000 JoAnn Mar 14390 at http://kalw.org David Francey In Concert Genticorum on FM&B http://kalw.org/post/genticorum-fmb <p>The French-Canadian band&nbsp;Genticorum&nbsp;from Quebec performed live this Saturday (4/14)&nbsp; on&nbsp;<a href="http://www.kalw.org/programs/folk-music-beyond"><em>Folk Music&nbsp;&amp; Beyond</em></a>.&nbsp; This talented trio&nbsp;is at the forefront&nbsp;of&nbsp;&nbsp;Quebecois music and is among the many young bands&nbsp;leading the revival of interest in&nbsp;the old folk traditions of Quebec.&nbsp;&nbsp;Members of Genticorum are Pascal&nbsp;Gemme on fiddle and foot percussion, Yann&nbsp;Falquet on&nbsp;guitar, and Alexandre de&nbsp;Grosbois-Garand on flute and bass.</p> Sun, 08 Apr 2012 17:12:16 +0000 JoAnn Mar 8796 at http://kalw.org Genticorum on FM&B