The Once Play With Your Musical Expectations: Is it Folk, or Pop, or Indie or . . . Oct23

The Once Play With Y...

by Carey Rutherford It occurs to MUSICAlive! afterwards that we never asked Geraldine Hollet, lead singer for The Once, the significance of the band’s name. Sure, “once” is an adverb meaning “on one occasion”, or “for one time only”; but as a noun it becomes capitalized as their bandname and...

Mick Flannery’s Ambition: Blues Folk Diversity Oct13

Mick Flannery’s Ambi...

by Carey Rutherford & Paul Verhaegh Mick Flannery’s Facebook page says that he bridges the gap between folk and blues rock. Well, he doesn’t fit in a box, that’s for sure. Still working as a stone mason, he’s touring all over the world as an artist: Canada this summer;...