Signal Boost: Manitoba Music News Roundup

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Chuck Copenace at the AMP Sessions filming
Attica Riots
Don Amero
Ila Barker
Kelly Bado
Mise en Scene
Quinton Blair
Real Love Winnipeg
Renee Lamoureux
Royal Canoe
Shotgun Jimmie
TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival (Jazz Winnipeg Inc.)
The Small Glories
Yes We Mystic

O Canada Day. – Global News

Aboriginal Day Live celebrates a decade of building bridges between cultures. – Winnipeg Free Press

Royal Canoe’s video for “Somersault” moves us through the musicians creative process. – NPR

Watch Royal Canoe’s delightfully weird video for “Somersault”. – OPB

Royal Canoe showcase makes feel-good dance music for the weird kids. – Paper Blog

View photos of Royal Canoe’s performance at The Imperial in Vancouver. – The Snipe News

Meet the brains behind Real Love Summer Fest. – Community News Commons

Real Love Summer Fest, Aboriginal Day Live, Jazz Fest make for a busy weekend. – CBC Manitoba

Hundreds take in tunes at The Cube for the TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival. – CBC News

Kelly Bado finds an original way to share her art. – ICI Radio Canada

The sweet slide of The Small Glories. – Pitchfork

Ila BarkerDon Amero, and Renée Lamoureux kick off the new Indigenous Concert Series. –

Attica Riots perform “I’m Not The Only One”. – Exclaim

Mise en Scene stays “True”. – BTR Today

Quinton Blair: self-ordained troubadour. – In The Country

Yes We Mystic’s Forgiver is an early high-water mark in their still-germinating catalogue. – Beatroute

Yes We Mystic gets in bed. – In Bed with... Live Sessions

The Small Glories discuss influences, how they met, memorable gigs, and more. – Canadian Beats

Mamadou performs “Avec Toi”. – Envol 91 FM

Shotgun Jimmie talks tours, projects, and German intellect. – Examiner

Shotgun Jimmie’s new LP is a tribute to indie-rock love affair. – Beatroute

Shotgun Jimmie is a Sled Island must-see. – Calgary Herald 

Celebrations set for National Aboriginal Day in Brandon. – CKLQ

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