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Orillia Packet & Times
Tribute to Gordthe country. In Orillia, the focus has been Kelli Dove's Maple Masterpiece from
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 22 hours ago
the country. In Orillia, the focus has been Kelli Dove's Maple Masterpiece from this year's Streets Alive. While she chose Gordon Lightfoot to represent the Orillia portion of her artwork, a likeness of Downie from The Tragically Hip's final tour... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Downie’s death hits hard: BEING BLUNThas had some pretty good bands and some very fine songwriters. The Guess Who, B
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
has had some pretty good bands and some very fine songwriters. The Guess Who, Bachman-Turner Overdrive, Blue Rodeo, Gordon Lightfoot, Neil Young, Leonard Cohen, to name just a few. In their own way, they’ve all written about being Canadian... Read more
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The Sault Star
Riverboat perked up Canada's music sceneHouse launched some pretty impressive talent in its 14-year run. The Toronto v
The Sault Star / Posted yesterday
House launched some pretty impressive talent in its 14-year run. The Toronto venue featured acts such as Neil Young, Gordon Lightfoot, Joni Mitchell, Ian and Sylvia and Murray McLauchlan. Mike Ross, music director of Riverboat Coffee House:... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Gord Downie 'valiant' in final public performance, Jim Cuddy saysa night when there were three “iconic Gords” in the audience, said Cuddy. The o
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
a night when there were three “iconic Gords” in the audience, said Cuddy. The others were actor Gordon Pinsent and musician Gordon Lightfoot. Travis Good of the Sadies invited Downie onstage and he obliged, wearing the outfit that became one of his... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Lightfoot to attend Lightfoot DaysDays organizers; they’ll tell you straight up they can’t wait for this year’s c
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 2 days ago
Days organizers; they’ll tell you straight up they can’t wait for this year’s celebration. The fifth tribute to all things Gordon Lightfoot culminates Nov. 5 with the unveiling of a bust of the legendary hometown singer/songwriter outside of the... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Hometown Hockey details announcedentertainment, including the special performance by Bleeker. The broadcast, me
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 2 days ago
entertainment, including the special performance by Bleeker. The broadcast, meanwhile, will also include an interview with Gordon Lightfoot, who will reminisce about his time growing up in Orillia, and Slone going on a tour of the city with... Read more
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The Mercury News
A nation reacts to Gord Downie’s death: “Canada has lost one of its bright stars”like Gord Downie. Thank you for everything you gave us. My deepest condolences.
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
like Gord Downie. Thank you for everything you gave us. My deepest condolences. pic.twitter.com/00DdU6IVZn The great Gordon Lightfoot tweeted “Canada has lost one of its bright stars.” I’m truly saddened by the news of Gord Downie’s passing.... Read more
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The North Island Gazette
North Island Concert Society Celebrates Season 20Tlingit, and Scottish roots. All together, these great performers present the
The North Island Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Tlingit, and Scottish roots. All together, these great performers present the hit songs of Canada’s last few decades: Gordon Lightfoot, Stompin’ Tom Connors, Anne Murray, Buffy St. Marie, Leonard Cohen, Stan Rogers, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young,... Read more
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Castlegar News
Tenor John McDermott on roots music, great songwriters and support for veteranshas worked and recorded with some of the great songwriters in Canada, like Ron
Castlegar News / Posted 3 days ago
has worked and recorded with some of the great songwriters in Canada, like Ron Hynes, Ron Sexsmith. He goes way back with Gordon Lightfoot, for example. When McDermott first starting singing and recording songs by arguably Canada’s greatest... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Music icon wows VernonCumming’s keen sense of humour. And there was perhaps no better example of thi
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 3 days ago
Cumming’s keen sense of humour. And there was perhaps no better example of this than when he decided to ably impersonate Gordon Lightfoot singing Rod Stewart’s Maggie May. With the crowd howling and clapping, Cummings left the piano and began... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Music icon wows VernonCumming’s keen sense of humour. And there was perhaps no better example of thi
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 3 days ago
Cumming’s keen sense of humour. And there was perhaps no better example of this than when he decided to ably impersonate Gordon Lightfoot singing Rod Stewart’s Maggie May. With the crowd howling and clapping, Cummings left the piano and began... Read more
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Lake Country Calendar
Music icon wows VernonCumming’s keen sense of humour. And there was perhaps no better example of thi
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 3 days ago
Cumming’s keen sense of humour. And there was perhaps no better example of this than when he decided to ably impersonate Gordon Lightfoot singing Rod Stewart’s Maggie May. With the crowd howling and clapping, Cummings left the piano and began... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
What about Gord?heads prevailing in monument discussion," point of view, Oct. 12 Speaking of s
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 3 days ago
heads prevailing in monument discussion," point of view, Oct. 12 Speaking of statues, I often wonder as I bike past Gordon Lightfoot in Tudhope Park at the decision to place the statue with its back to, rather than looking out over, the lake... Read more
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BC Local News
Music icon wows VernonCumming’s keen sense of humour. And there was perhaps no better example of thi
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
Cumming’s keen sense of humour. And there was perhaps no better example of this than when he decided to ably impersonate Gordon Lightfoot singing Rod Stewart’s Maggie May. With the crowd howling and clapping, Cummings left the piano and began... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Mariners� Church celebrates 175 years in Detroitthe entrance to the tunnel to Windsor. Even if you�re not familiar with the chu
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
the entrance to the tunnel to Windsor. Even if you�re not familiar with the church, you may know it was name-dropped in Gordon Lightfoot�s ballad �The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald.� Mariners� Church was established in 1842 with a bequest by... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Music icon wos VernonCumming’s keen sense of humour. And there was perhaps no better example of thi
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 4 days ago
Cumming’s keen sense of humour. And there was perhaps no better example of this than when he decided to ably impersonate Gordon Lightfoot singing Rod Stewart’s Maggie May. With the crowd howling and clapping, Cummings left the piano and began... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Kelowna Ballet bring attitude to Maple Ridgereflects the striking beauty, rich history and diverse culture of our vast coun
Maple Ridge News / Posted 6 days ago
reflects the striking beauty, rich history and diverse culture of our vast country, including music from Oscar Peterson and Gordon Lightfoot. The program finale also includes a vibrant new ensemble work, co-created by award-winning choreographers,... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
All that jazz in Orilliaenjoy. Thursday night, Turbo Street Funk is back and it's not even July; they
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 9 days ago
enjoy. Thursday night, Turbo Street Funk is back and it's not even July; they were here a couple of years ago serenading Gordon Lightfoot at the Mariposa Folk Festival. The Geneva Event Centre is the venue. The Old Town Hall Players provide the... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Tenor John McDermott on roots music, great songwriters and support for veteranshas worked and recorded with some of the great songwriters in Canada, like Ron
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 9 days ago
has worked and recorded with some of the great songwriters in Canada, like Ron Hynes, Ron Sexsmith. He goes way back with Gordon Lightfoot, for example. When McDermott first starting singing and recording songs by arguably Canada’s greatest... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dale’s Jukebox delivers hits from across decadesI learned to play the guitar in high school and first played it in public at th
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
I learned to play the guitar in high school and first played it in public at the Nuangola Bazaar. I played “Sundown” by Gordon Lightfoot. RC: We were sitting at a diner in Mountain Top listening to friends at a table across from us talk about... Read more
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Rossland News
Tenor John McDermott on roots music, great songwriters and support for veteranshas worked and recorded with some of the great songwriters in Canada, like Ron
Rossland News / Posted 10 days ago
has worked and recorded with some of the great songwriters in Canada, like Ron Hynes, Ron Sexsmith. He goes way back with Gordon Lightfoot, for example. When McDermott first starting singing and recording songs by arguably Canada’s greatest... Read more
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Melfort Journal
Patriotic performance in Melfort Saturdayhome for Thanksgiving and she encouraged everyone to get tickets. The show wil
Melfort Journal / Posted 18 days ago
home for Thanksgiving and she encouraged everyone to get tickets. The show will celebrate the music of such artists as Gordon Lightfoot, Celine Dion, Anne Murray, Leonard Cohen and Shania Twain among others. Tickets are available at the Kerry... Read more
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BC Local News
Artists showcase talentof good times and great tunes. A troubadour at heart, Blu's influences span th
BC Local News / Posted 27 days ago
of good times and great tunes. A troubadour at heart, Blu's influences span the likes of Bill Monroe and Woody Guthrie, Gordon Lightfoot and Stan Rogers. His storytelling songwriting style reflects his experiences working and performing across... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Artists showcase talentof good times and great tunes. A troubadour at heart, Blu’s influences span th
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 27 days ago
of good times and great tunes. A troubadour at heart, Blu’s influences span the likes of Bill Monroe and Woody Guthrie, Gordon Lightfoot and Stan Rogers. His storytelling songwriting style reflects his experiences working and performing across... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Artists showcase talentof good times and great tunes. A troubadour at heart, Blu’s influences span th
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 27 days ago
of good times and great tunes. A troubadour at heart, Blu’s influences span the likes of Bill Monroe and Woody Guthrie, Gordon Lightfoot and Stan Rogers. His storytelling songwriting style reflects his experiences working and performing across... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
By boat, horse and bike: Mackinac minus the motors– water. Its visitor center is a monument to the wreck of the lake freighter Ed
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 27 days ago
– water. Its visitor center is a monument to the wreck of the lake freighter Edmund Fitzgerald – be prepared to channel Gordon Lightfoot for the next several days. The woods and streams in the Lake Superior basin were the inspiration for... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Nanaimo musician gives Gordon Lightfoot songs a jazz treatmentLocal drummer James McRae recently wrote jazz arrangements for a number of Gord
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 28 days ago
Local drummer James McRae recently wrote jazz arrangements for a number of Gordon Lightfoot songs and now he’s hoping to bring that music to a Canada-wide audience. The Nanaimo resident is appealing for funding from the Canada Council for the Arts... Read more
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BC Local News
Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame concert comes to Missionsaid the idea of the concert is to promote the many famous performers who are i
BC Local News / Posted 28 days ago
said the idea of the concert is to promote the many famous performers who are in the hall of fame, including Hank Snow Gordon Lightfoot,Anne Murray and more. "We've put a great little show together and we are going to be taking it across the... Read more
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Mission City Record
Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame concert comes to Missionsaid the idea of the concert is to promote the many famous performers who are i
Mission City Record / Posted 28 days ago
said the idea of the concert is to promote the many famous performers who are in the hall of fame, including Hank Snow Gordon Lightfoot,Anne Murray and more. “We’ve put a great little show together and we are going to be taking it across the... Read more

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