The Paperboys announce UK tour dates

Celebrating their 25th anniversary year, The Paperboys have announced a UK tour with support from fellow Canadian Sarah Jane Scouten who recently released her new album “When The Bloom Falls From The Rose”, including a show at London’s Slaughtered Lamb on Wednesday 1st November. For almost 3 decades now The Paperboys have been touring the world with their freewheeling blend of influences from Celtic and Bluegrass to Mexican son jarocho, brass bands and Canadian roots. The Paperboys recently collaborated with Scouten to cover of Neil Young’s song Long May You Run, due for release on October 27th on Light Organ Records.  Dates and some nice video clips of them not delivering papers below. Continue reading “The Paperboys announce UK tour dates”

Sarah Jane Scouten heads to UK for dates

Two-time Canadian Folk Music Award Nominee, Sarah Jane Scouten will release her new album “When The Bloom Falls From The Rose” tomorrow which includes the new bluesy-rockabilly single Bang Bang that we previewed last week.  Observant and outspoken, the new album shines a light on the wind-whipped highway of Scouten’s life as a songwriter, scholar of roots music history, and travelling musician, with flavours of Lucinda Williams, Nanci Griffiths and Old Crow Medicine Show.  Here are those dates.  Continue reading “Sarah Jane Scouten heads to UK for dates”