Fresh Tracks

Fresh Tracks

Fresh Tracks is a regular feature on TheTelegram.com. Made possible by a partnership with Music Newfoundland and Labrador, Fresh Tracks includes a biographical story on a local musician, followed by a web address or link with a free stream or download for a song by that artist.

Enjoy our newest track, or pick from the growing playlist. Want to add them to the soundtrack of your life? Click HERE and play the whole collection.

Fresh Tracks: Steve Haley

August 26, 2011 - 9 h 56

Steve Haley hails from the South-Eastern Placentian shores of the Newfoundland isle. His folk music is inspired by whispers in the dark, stories swapped by firelight and tales passed from the lip of...

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Fresh Tracks: Steve Haley

Fresh Tracks: Listen to Dave Walsh

August 12, 2011 - 10 h 08

Dave Walsh is a singer/songwriter from St. John’s who has been involved in the local music scene for more than 10 years. He has played with acts such as Cedar Drive, Double or Nothing, The Sharona...

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Fresh Tracks: Listen to Dave Walsh

Fresh Tracks - The Manifest

July 29, 2011 - 8 h 47

The Manifest — Patrick Molloy on vocals and guitars, Mark Cumby on drums, Mike Kirby onbass and vocals, and Chris Kearsey on guitars and vocals — is a collaborative rock machine. Artistic, expressive,...

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Fresh Tracks - The Manifest

Fresh Tracks — Andrew James O'Brien

July 22, 2011 - 12 h 31

Andrew James O’Brien is a songwriter/performer who has been garnering significant critical and public notice as one of Newfoundland’s finest new songwriters. Having received funding support from...

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Fresh Tracks — Andrew James O'Brien

Fresh Tracks — Bill Brennan

July 15, 2011 - 10 h 19

Bill Brennan's expertise as a pianist, percussionist, composer and producer can be heard on some 90 albums to date. His album of 2008 Solo Piano 2 received the MusicNL “Instrumental Album of the Year”...

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Fresh Tracks — Bill Brennan

Fresh Tracks - Tanya Alexander

July 08, 2011 - 10 h 05

Tanya has been on the Atlantic Canadian music scene since 1995, when she joined with three other Newfoundland and Labrador-based musicians to form the quartet Shy Mary. The jazz/folk/blues band enjoyed...

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Fresh Tracks - Tanya Alexander

Fresh Tracks: Banded Stilts

June 23, 2011 - 17 h 27

Banded Stilts are an up and coming five-piece, alternative-folk band that play unique singer-songwriter tunes backed by a folk ensemble of mandolin, banjo, violin, keys, guitars and drums.

According...

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Fresh Tracks: Banded Stilts

Fresh Tracks: Superpickers!

June 10, 2011 - 9 h 17

Superpickers! new CD, “Blues on the Ceiling,” provides an opportunity to hear the remarkable musical interactions of three of Newfoundland's most accomplished guitarists - Sandy Morris (a founder...

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Fresh Tracks: Superpickers!

Fresh Tracks: Shawn Lidster

June 03, 2011 - 9 h 05

Shawn Lidster is a singer/songwriter from Cupids Crossing and his travels within the music industry have taken him to far-off Australia. His new CD, “The Burning,” was recorded there at Bill Chambers...

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Fresh Tracks: Shawn Lidster