Past song of the week / September 2010

Desiree Dorion
"Soul Back Jack"

From the album Soul Back Jack

Featured track, available from September 9 to September 16

On Sunday, September 12, Manitoba Music returns to The Forks’ Scotiabank Stage for our second annual free outdoor celebration of home grown talent, The Big Show. Hosted by Hot 103’s Ace Burpee, The Big Show packs in sets by six of Manitoba’s most electrifying and innovative acts, including chart-topping pop duo Ash Koley, acclaimed singer/songwriter J.P. Hoe, hip hop outfit Magnum K.I., punk popsters The All Night, indie pop/rock quintet Enjoy Your Pumas, Aboriginal Peoples Choice Award-nominated country songstress Desiree Dorion, with turntable sets by Mama Cutsworth. Click here to check out the event on Facebook.

To celebrate, download the title track from Desiree Dorion's brand new release, Soul Back Jack, which is up for Best Country CD at the publicly-voted APCMAs. After The Big Show, Dorion will get ready to launch her new album at Dauphin's Lion's Den on October 1 with the Chris Barker Band and at Winnipeg's Park Theatre on October 28 with special guest Arun Chaturvedi, who co-wrote this week's featured download.


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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