Making Music in the time of Covid-19

Writing to you today from self-isolation land.
This is a time that we will never forget.

This is a defining moment in our society. 
And though it seems like it will last forever, it won’t. Someday we’ll go back to life, some version of it. We’ll be able to gather with friends and go to work. 

ECMA wrap up and new things!

The East Coast Music Awards were in Charlottetown this last week, and it was so much fun! I had the joy of playing a new song on the Awards Gala, Thursday night, with Vishten backing me up… that was definitely a first for me! They are such wonderful musicians, it was an honour to work […]

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Gene MacLellan Tribute Album Announced

CATHERINE MACLELLAN ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM, HONOURS FATHER GENE MACLELLAN Pre-order ‘If It’s Alright With You – The Songs of Gene MacLellan’ True North | iTunes | Amazon Toronto, May 24, 2017 – There are skillful tributes and heartfelt homages. And then there’s If It’s Alright With You: The Songs of Gene MacLellan, a legacy project […]

God Speed, Ron Hynes…

I had the most wonderful time at the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival in Nova Scotia. I was there with the Eastern Belles and I was struck again by how truly this is a folk festival. The audience loves old folk songs, loves to engage and sing along and also is genuinely interested in each act […]

Little Rabbit Barn

It’s hard to believe I spent less than 48 hours in England, what a short but very sweet time. After my flight from Halifax was delayed by 14 hours, I arrived at Heathrow and was met by the lovely duo Terry and Vicki who were my gracious hosts in Sevenoaks. Saturday morning, we took the […]