Corin Raymond @ Folk Music Ontario Conference
Open to FMO registrants only.
Friday, Oct 21st 12 am - 12:20 am, Rm. 416 Folk Music Canada
Friday, Oct 21st 12:40 am - 1:05 am, Rm. 402 The Stillhouse
Saturday, Oct 22nd 1 pm Chaudiere Rm Folk Music Canada
Corin Raymond and Kaia Kater @ The Black Sheep
4 pm show, $10 cover, and I'm very proud to be sharing this bill with Kaia Kater, whom I first met many years ago when she lived around the corner on Burnside. Kaia and I will both be joined by upright bassist Brian Kobayakawa.
Hobo Jungle Fever Dreams: Coffee Table CD
The physical album package is 80 pages of beauty, featuring liner notes, chords and lyrics to the songs, as well as 19 paintings by Travis Charuk (like the one you see of Corin on the cover). Gorgeous design and layout by Pearl Rachinsky.
Paper Nickels: Coffee Table CD
This "coffee-table CD" consists of a 144-page hardcover book and two CDs. 20 songs by songwriters from across Canada (including Corin himself), stories about where the songs were found and who the artists are, the words and chords to every song, and 57 pictures. Basically, liner note heaven.
Record Lonesome Night: Coffee Table CD
This repackaged anniversary record includes an 112-page booklet containing the chords to the songs, accompanied by reflections on first albums, the creative process, and anecdotes which piece together Corin's development as a solo artist.
There Will Always Be A Small Time: CD
Corin Raymond's 2009 of release There Will Always Be A Small Time went to #5 on the Roots Charts in the States, was nominated by the Independent Music Awards for Best Story Song ("Blue Mermaid Dress") and won the People's Choice for Alternative Country Album. The album features songs like "Better Him Than Me," "I Wish I Was In Love," "Paid To Party," and the anthemic title track, "There Will Always Be A Small Time."
Doghouse Dreams: CD
Acoustic songwriting duo, draws from American Blues, R&B, Gospel, Ragtime and Country to create their own brand of of Canadian "folk music theatre".
Cherry Wood Stein (20oz)
Gorgeous handcrafted 20 oz stein, bevelled and finessed together seamlessly from twenty pieces of cherry wood. Stained and finished with hemp oil. Each order comes with a bottle of hemp oil, for future upkeep, along with stein-care instructions. Album title burned into the wood, with "Album Release 2016" on the underside.
Initialled by Alex Ferri, of Mystic Wood, the maker of these little vessels of beauty.