(CelebrityAccess Media) — Winterfolk, Toronto's mid-winter urban folk, roots and blues festival, is scheduled for February 4-6, will feature 130 artists in 100 events in six clubs. Now in its third year, Winterfolk 2005 includes seminars and workshops during the day with showcase performances in the evenings.
Participating clubs include: The Black Swan Tavern, Allen’s, Dora Keogh, Stanley’s Sports Entertainment Lounge and The Old Nick, all on Danforth Ave.
Artist line up includes: Ben Sures, Beyond the Pale, Cris Cuddy, Danny Marks, David Newland, Elza, Harrison Kennedy, Heather Dale, Joe Hall, Josh White, Jr., James Gordon, Laura Fernandez, Lynn Harrison, Marg Stowe, Manitoba Hal, Marie-Lynn Hammond, Mark Sepic, Michael Pickett, Miranda Stone, Mr. Rick & The Biscuits, Nik Beat, Nonie Crete, Norm Hacking, Ray Materick, Roger Ellis, Ron Nigrini, Roses in the Snow, Sebastian Agnello, Suzie Vinnick, Terry Tufts, Tony Quarrington, Girls With Guitars. Digging Roots, Welcome Karma, Madviolet, and many others.
Weekend tickets are $40; single day tickets are $20 and available at the clubs on day of show only. For more information, go to www.winterfolk.com. — Jane Cohen and Bob Grossweiner