Posted March 11, 2013
So honoured to be working on a duet performance with a truly amazing instrument.
Shelagh Rogers voice
Week of Writing with Okaidja Ofronso
Posted November 22, 2012
Sitting in JFK headed to Portland OR for a week of writing with West African Master musician Okaidja Ofronso. Hopefully a new record will emerge
Canadian Folk Music Award
Posted November 18, 2012
What a great evening of music at the Canadian Folk Music awards In St John last night, I received the inaugural Innovator of the Year Award.
Thank you CFMAs and Folk Music Canada
Canadian Folk Music Awards
Posted November 17, 2012
Having a great day in St John Heading out to the screening of A Walk in My Dream with Jonathan Torrens then tonight I'm playing at the Canadian Folk Music Awards show
One song with Matt Andersen and one song with The Atlantic Ballet. Feeling pretty grateful
Ontario Contact Award of Excellence
Posted October 26, 2012
Big surprise tonight I received the Award of Excellence from Ontario Contact A wonderful organization that links touring artists with great venues in Ontario
Late Night Recording Session after Atlantic Ballet of Canada
Posted October 23, 2012
Had a great night in Halifax at the Rebecca Cohn Theatre performing with The Atlantic Ballet of Canada Who would of thought being the clumsiest person on stage could be so much fun. Now a late night recording session on Thom Swifts new project and a 5am Cab to the airport
Sarnia Justice Film Screening
Posted October 21, 2012
Many Thanks to the Sarnia Justice Film series for screening A Walk In My Dream last night. Great discussion afterwards. Makes it all worthwhile. Next stop the Rebecca Cohn Theatre in Halifax with the Atlantic Ballet
Ontario Council of Folk Festivals
Screening of A Walk in My Dream
Posted October 12, 2012
Big Thanks to the Ontario Council of Folk Festivals for screening A Walk in My Dream at their annual conference tonight in Mississauga. The folk community has long been the heart and soul of ArtsCan Circle.
Tuba Bach Concert
Posted October 6, 2012
Big Thanks to Ed Mallet and Tuba Bach for having me on their concert series. Solo harmonica with Tuba (frightening and fun). It was great to see a big crowd at the theatre. As an added bonus I had a huge Victorian mansion as my accommodation just me - Found out later it is haunted
Renison University Talk
Posted October 2, 2012
Had an inspiring time talking with the social work students at Renison University in Guelph.
It feels good to see 60 people in one room studying how to help and make a difference.
A Walk in My Dream Screening
Posted October 1, 2012
Big Thanks to Kevin Breit and Trish van Katwyk for arranging a screening of A Walk in My Dream in Elora, Ontario. Raised some money for Artscan Circle and it was great to see some old friends.
Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal
Posted August 31, 2012
The Lambton Shield announced the recipients of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal today. I received this for founding the non-profit organization ArtsCanCircle which links artists with native youth at risk.
JMI signs Mike Stevens
Posted July 31, 2012
Bob Jensen of Jensen Music International announced today that they have signed me up as one of their musicians. I'm real happy to have Bob handling my bookings now.
East Coast Music Awards
Posted May 9, 2012
PiggyBack My Duo recording with Matt Andersen has taken home 2 ECMAs at the 2011 Awards Show
David Lindley Videos
Posted May 9, 2012
Here are a couple of Videos of David Lindley and myself backstage before a show in
Sarnia ON. Maybe some shows together in the future stay tuned
Posted May 9, 2012
I'm playing Powerbender tuned Harmonicas created by Brendan Power
Push Record: The Banff Sessions Mike Stevens and Matt Anderson (Borelias Records)
Posted March 30, 2012
Check out the John Kereiff's review on 101.1 FM Rossland Radio Co-Op