The snow is falling, the lights are shining, and it’s starting to feel a lot like the holidays.
We've put together a playlist brimming with holiday cheer featuring over two hours of holiday and winter-themed music by local artists at manitobamusic.com/holiday. The playlist features a diverse collection of new and original tunes, old favourites, and traditional carols in genres ranging from indie rock to country to traditional Ukrainian to jazz.
Contributing artists include: Barbara Joy, Camerata Nova, Chic Gamine, Cindi Cain, Coldfront, Courier News, Don Amero, Flo, Fred Penner, Glenn Buhr, Jaylene Johnson, JD and the Sunshine Band, JP Hoe, Keith and Renee, Lana Winterhalt, Lindsey White, Lizzy Hoyt, Madame Diva, Monika Wall, Nathan Music Co., Paris To Kyiv, Quinton Blair, Rusty & Savanna, Ruth Moody, Steve Bell, Sweet Alibi, Trio Bembe, Vanessa Kuzina, and WHY.
Those looking for local inspiration for holiday gift ideas can follow the links on the playlist page to buy many of the featured songs and albums.
There's also a handy guide to upcoming seasonal live music events in Manitoba, with more events being added all the time.
So put another log on the yuletide fire, cuddle up with some warm cocoa, and let manitobamusic.com/holiday be your soundtrack for the season.