Signal Boost: Manitoba Music News Roundup

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Patti Kusturok (Photo: Katharine Cherewyk)
Fred Penner
Islendingadagurinn - Icelandic Festival of Manitoba
John Norman
Mariachi Ghost
Patti Kusturok
Rhonda Head
Six Shooter Records
Venetian Snares
Whoop & Hollar Folk Festival
William Prince

Patti Kusturok named one of North America’s best fiddlers. – Winnipeg Free Press

Rhonda Head organizes benefit concert for Long Plain First Nations tornado victims. – Portage Online 
First Nations musicians take the stage at a benefit concert for tornado victims. – Nation Talk

Fresh off their first national radio tour, Panicland releases new single “Bad Word”. – The Permanent Rain Press

Venetian Snares discuss the paranormal and new album Traditional Synthesizer Music. – Beatroute

Whoop & Hollar Folk Festival serves up a musical feast. – CP Herald Leader

Stream William Prince’s new single, “7”. – RPM

The Mariachi Ghost combine traditional Mexican music with progressive rock. – Noticias

Six Shooter Records and Begonia give us a taste of what's to come at this year's Interstellar Rodeo. – CTV News

Beandon’s Summer Lights Music Festival reveals inaugural lineup. – Exclaim

John Norman injects some tech house spirit into Rafa Ortega track. – Tanzgemeinschaft

The Watson Art Centre to host a songwriters series. – 730CKDM

Fred Penner set to perform at Syrian Refugee charity concert in Niagara on the Lake. – Niagara This Week

Gimli hosted the 127th Icelandic Festival of Manitoba. – CBC News

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