2016 Deep Roots Music Festival

By Aaron Allen - DRMC Webmaster | September 22 to 25, 2016 - Wolfville, Nova Scotia

2016 Artist Profiles

Jill Barber<p>Brother and sister singer-songwriters Matthew Barber and Jill Barber always knew they’d make an album together. Growing up outside Toronto …

About Deep Roots

Musical roots stretch deep and wide, bringing people together in a shared experience of culture and heritage. Deep Roots Music Cooperative members …

Festivals

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EARLY BIRD SALE ENDS JULY 15th

You can still get Deep Roots Music Festival Early Bird prices on either the 3 Day Pass ($79.00) or the 4 Day Pass ($99.00). This is such a great deal …

Ten Strings And A Goatskin

Ten Strings And A Goatskin<p>“A seamless, polished, barrel-drum-tight, rhythmically innovative & wildly entertaining traditional music powerhouse.” ( …

Sussex

Sussex<p>Rob Lutes brings his soulful voice and stellar guitar work to his new project Sussex, which he co-founded with renowned …

Heather Rankin

Heather Rankin<p>After over twenty-five years of performing with her siblings, Heather Rankin comes into her own with “A Fine Line,” her debut solo …

Port Cities

Port Cities<p>Stellar songs, dynamic vocals, and superior musicianship marks the emergence of Port Cities onto the Canadian music scene. An exciting new …

David Myles

David Myles<p>Like his trademark suit, David Myles’ music is timeless. Regardless of quickly passing trends and fads, it will persevere. From soulful, …

Theresa Malenfant

Theresa Malenfant & Katey Day<p>Hailing from Dieppe, NB, Theresa Malenfant grew up surrounded by a musically-talented family. She made her singing debut …

Alex Kehler/Nicholas Williams

Alex Kehler/Nicholas Williams<p>These two accomplished multi-instrumentalists share a passion for music rooted in Scandinavian and Celtic traditions. …

Hillsburn

Hillsburn<p>Paul Aarntzen, one of Hillsburn’s three singers and the songwriting force behind the project, remembers clearly the first time the group got …

Kim Dunn

Kim Dunn<p>Born and raised in North Sydney, Cape Breton, and living just outside of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Kim Dunn has been working on a successful …

Susan Crowe & Cindy Church

Cindy Church<p>Cindy Church – last year named to the Nova Scotia Country Music Hall of Fame – is as capable in jazz and folk as she is in country which …

Scott Cook

Scott Cook<p>A roots balladeer with a rare personal warmth, Canada’s Scott Cook has managed to distill the stories collected over a decade of …

Classified

Classified<p>Juno Award-winner and hit-maker, Classified, also known as Luke Boyd, has long been making waves at home and abroad with his trademark …

John Campbelljohn

John Campbelljohn<p>A master slide blues guitarist and songwriter, John Campbelljohn hails from Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada. Over the course …

The Basin Brothers

The Basin Brothers<p>The Basin Brothers get your feet dancing, your heart singing and your lips smiling. Traditional country instruments hook ridden …

Matthew Barber & Jill Barber

Jill Barber<p>Brother and sister singer-songwriters Matthew Barber and Jill Barber always knew they’d make an album together. Growing up outside Toronto …

Festival & Events

The Deep Roots community loves to enjoy music all year round.<p>The Festival (the last full weekend in September) is the largest event in the Deep Roots …