Event Archive - FolkWest Aug 10-12: Adonis Puentes, Mae Moore, , , , Emily Braden, ,
Sat. August 11th 2012 @ Royal Athletic Park (All Ages)
11:00am - 9:00pm doors at 10:00am
Presented by: FolkWest
Two days and Three nights of Roots, World, Swing, Bluegrass, Celtic, Singer/songwriters, Rock Family Entertainment, Food, Phillips and more!
Victoria fell in love with the Cuban-born Puentes Brothers many years ago, back when their first album was Juno nominated and won several other awards. The Puentes Brothers broke up nearly a decade ago, allowing Adonis Puentes to pursue his own musical vision. In 2005 this soulful and gifted singer released his first solo recording, Vida, and his m... more info
Mae Moore (songwriter)
Mae Moore is a songwriter, performer, visual artist and international recording artist. The first 4 recordings were released on the Epic/Sony label and her fifth, on Jann Arden's 'Big Hip Records,' was released in the summer of 1999.Next came her best recording to date,the jazz tinged-acoustic "Funny World", recorded in Victoria, and produced by J... more info
The Breakmen (Canadian Roots, Folk, Bluegrass)
The Breakmen formed in 2005 when four of Vancouver BC's best young songwriters and acoustic musicians got together to work on each others' songs. They quickly found an enthusiastic audience for what they were doing, performing to sold out houses and playing a leading role in the flourishing West Coast roots music scene. The band's sound has matu... more info
Emily Braden "Emily Braden Trio"
Emily Braden has just released her debut cd "soul walk" to rave international reviews. Look for across canada and the US this year and of course victoria. After working with an award-winning jazz choir in Oregon, Emily Braden moved to Victoria in 2002 to undertake a four-year apprenticeship with Louise Rose. She has recorded and toured with Juno n... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]