Nadia Reid “Oh Canada” – Listen

New Zealand’s Nadia Reid has a new album called ‘Out Of My Province‘, which emerged on Spacebomb Records last Friday.  It features musings on travel and, on  ‘Oh Canada‘ also embraces Reid’s love of Canadian artists such as Joni and the younger Wainwrights – there are even some Joni-isms in the song which conveys a dual desire – for a person and to actually go to Canada – one place Nadia Reid has yet to visit. Continue reading “Nadia Reid “Oh Canada” – Listen”

Great North “Golden Age” (Independent, 2017)

With access to music being so easy these days and with so much competing for attention, it is easy to completely overlook so many things that are worth listening to. This husband and wife duo from New Zealand (currently located in London) has a fine pedigree (winners of NZ folk album of the year), and yet most of us will be completely ignorant of them and their work. And on the evidence of this record, that’s a great shame. Continue reading “Great North “Golden Age” (Independent, 2017)”