Here is the title track from Dana Gavanski’s newly-released album, ‘Yesterday is Gone’, which is both a break-up album and a challenge to herself to confront her feelings. When Gavanski sings, “I’m learning…to wrap my feelings in a song,” it’s a way of setting out the task before her and the depth of new reflection required. The music is timeless and her voice is engaging. The colourful video was filmed in the Montreal Metro system, the perfect location and an excellent introduction to Dana Gavanski. Check it out.
During his outstanding set, Damien Jurado mentioned that it was the first time he had played in Folkestone and he apologized to the local members of the audience for his prior belief that it was only a jetty and not a town. The venue he played in – the Folkestone Quarterhouse – is at the heart of the Creative movement in Folkestone, focusing on the arts, music and theatre. It provided the audience an intimate friendly space to absorb Jurado’s songs about longing, loss, love, illness and death. Continue reading “Damien Jurado + Dana Garvanski, FolkeStone Quarterhouse, Folkestone, 1st March 2020”