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Event Archive - GVPL Local MusicFest: Sets in the West, Heart Song, Dougal Bain McLean, Alan Jossul, Balkan Babes, Kaya Fraser Band, One Bright Morning, Ocean Noise

Sat. July 27th 2013 2:00 - 5:15 Centennial Square (All Ages) 2:00 - 5:15
Free concert in Centennial Square, July 27th 2pm-5:15pm

http://www.gvpl.ca/using-the-library/our-collection/music/gvpl-local-musicfest/

Sets in the West (Irish/East Coast/Bluegrass)

Sets in the West play a blend of traditional Irish/East Coast music along with some original songs and a bit of Bluegrass thrown in for good measure. But this ain't your Fathers folk band, these guys rip roar through songs you probably know but play them with a Rowdy edge that reeks of last weeks kitchen party. Speaking of party...a typical Sets in... more info

Dougal Bain McLean

A singularity was broken and scattered into trillions of pieces and a few tiny pieces became the Earth. What was dust became a boy, and this boy became an artist. Dougal Bain McLean places his universe at your feet in every show he plays. Born in Nelson, BC, and raised in Prince George, he was a regular garage band member and the recipient of s... more info

Balkan Babes (Traditional Eastern European acappella)

Multiple award winning 9 woman vocal group Balkan Babes began in Victoria in 1999 as a community of women learning and sharing a capella folk music from various regions of the Balkans. By 2005, the Balkan Babes had evolved from a grassroots choir to a performance-oriented vocal ensemble, remaining dedicated to the challenging and highly rewarding ... more info

Ocean Noise (Guitar/piano/synth/drums)

Co-produced and mixed by Steve Klassen (Laurell, These Kids Wear Crowns) and mastered by Harris Newman (Wolf Parade, Arcade Fire) "Lost Horizon" blazes a trail between pop sensibilities and indie rock cred. Lush harmonies, epic soundscapes and heartfelt lyrics will capture the hearts and minds of music fans across Canada and around the world. more info
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