Busy touring schedule Right after returning from a 9-week tour of Australia (see photos on the right below), and a few concerts in Québec, Les Poules à Colin are going on tour again, this time in Sweden. They are playing five dates in the Halland region which is in the West of the country. Here’s […]
Released today! Produced by John McColgan (of Stephen Barry Band fame) the album is jam-packed with groovy original tracks going from moody ballads to swinging up-tempo tunes, and a thoughtful nod to Blind Willie Johnson. The album name refers to a haunted road in the Poets’ local area. Durham County Poets are five seasoned musicians and songwriters […]
Dream Cassette « Jazz Album of the Year » at East Coast Music Awards 2017 Saxophonist-composer Joel Miller is a native of New Brunswick who is now based in Montréal. His latest album « Dream Cassette » is a collaboration with the vocalist Sienna Dahlen who contributed the lyrics. Featuring a group of Montréal jazz musicians including François […]
Down Under is waiting Les Poules à Colin are going to bring their folk-trad to Australia, playing at festivals such as Fairbridge Folk Festival, Port Fairy Folk Festival, Brunswick Festival and the National Folk Festival. They are planning to write material for their third album on the road. We are excited to see how their […]
Jazz Gallery sold out for both sets Infinitude is the new quintet project of Ingrid Jensen, Christine Jensen and Ben Monder with Fraser Hollins on bass and Jon Wikan on drums. Their album of the same name, released in October 2016, was officially released in the USA in February 2017. The launch concert at The Jazz […]
Happy New Year! The Famgroup team wishes everyone a Happy New Year full of music. Here we go! Coming up from our side: the Infinitude US album launch, a new album by François Bourassa, a new album Les Poules à Colin and concerts in Australia, Europe and Africa for them, jazz summer tours and […]
Famgroup team will be in Santiago de Compostela (Spain) from October 19 to 23 for WOMEX 16) Visit us at Stand 1.111!
Unleashing Freedom For many Jazz lovers, sisters Christine and Ingrid Jensen represent the pinnacle of creativity and virtuosity in Jazz. Montreal based Christine is now a dual Juno Award winner for her lauded large ensemble work, and older sister Ingrid is renowned in the New York Jazz scene, filling key chairs in Grammy winning orchestras […]