Past song of the week / April 2023

Sam Baardman
"Lake Winnipeg"

From the album Athabasca

Featured track, available from April 13 to April 22

Sam Baardman has returned to the fold with two new albums in the span of a few months. The veteran singer/songwriter keeps his creative comeback going with the upcoming Earth Day launch of his latest, Athabasca, which follows 2022's Marsh Radio. A collaboration with USask's Global Water Futures, a research program focused on water science, Athabasca celebrates nature while confronting the climate crisis. Baardman will share his new music with audiences at the West End Cultural Centre on April 22 and we've got his latest single, "Lake Winnipeg", for you as this week's feature. Press play, keep your ears open for the full album, and don't miss Sam Baardman live! 


Looking to promote new music and upcoming shows / activity? Manitoba Music members can request a Song of the Week by emailing Spots are booked on a first-come, first-served basis, and sometimes fill up a few months in advance so be sure to reach out early! These songs are made available with permission of the artists/copyright holders and all rights have been acquired.

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