The new album I produced for my pals, "Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars" is now out and available. Entitled, "Libations", the album is the band's fourth and finds them returning to their roots and the spirit of their debut, which I produced back in 2005 as part of the award-winning documentary film about the band called, The Refugee All Stars. You can now give it a listen and buy it HERE. I'm...

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Arts CD Reviews Nicholas Friesen Managing Editor January 22, 2014 Don’t judge an album by its cover - this collection of eight songs from Montreal singer/songwriter Chris Velan is represented by a simple screenprint of a Mexican wrestling mask, but the acoustic tunes with peppers of electronics and haunting back ups is endearing and not the party record I thought when I first...

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I'm chuffed that #TheLongGoodbye has been included in dirty impound's 25 Favorite Albums of 2013. I'm punching above my weight on this list of truly amazing releases. If you enjoy top-notch music writing and want to hear what gems you might have missed this past year (as I'm realizing, going through this list), you'll want to check...
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Happy ‘14.

December 30th, 2013
To everyone in 2013 who came out to see me play, bought me a drink, let me sleep on their couch, cooked me a meal before a show, recommended my music to a friend, bought an album, sent me a kind note, downloaded a song, screamed for an encore, made me cookies, requested a tune…I just wanted to say thank you for support and love. I’m...
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Hey Ontario - We're coming to you! For full details, click here
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…postcard from Rhode Island

October 15th, 2013
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If you don't live in Portand, ME (as many of you undoubtedly do not) and can't catch my show at One Longfellow Square this Thursday, Oct 17th with Pete Miller and Ria Mae, you can watch a watch a live stream of the show at Concert Window. Just click here to buy a $5 ticket and you can watch me play from the comfort of your living room, kitchen,...
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