March 2014

Folk-Pop Group Seryn Coming to Mariposa

Beautifully layered instrumentation, vast musical talent, and exquisite dynamics between performers, is the exciting experience of Seryn. With harmonies that are graceful and chilling, what may first appear as straight folk songs later transcend into rich walls of sound. Folk-pop is as close as you will get...

Eileen Laverty has Fans from Here to Ireland

With crystal clear vocals, beautiful arrangements, exquisite song writing and extraordinary covers of some of the most powerful tunes of our era, Eileen Laverty knows how to please an audience. Known for heart-rending ballads, comfortable repartee, upbeat messages, beautiful vocals, and heartfelt lyrics, she has built...

America’s Local Band, Red Wanting Blue, Making at Stop at Mariposa

Red Wanting Blue could be described as America’s local band. With only the aid of word of mouth, hard work and perseverance, they have established a very loyal following in the Midwest, and regularly fill large venues. After years of hiding in plain sight, now they’re earning...

Folk and Blues Rocker Keith Secola is Mariposa Bound

A guitarist and aboriginal flute player, singer-songwriter, and music producer, Keith Secola is an accomplished folk and blues rocker. His song, NDN KARS, which receives heavy play on aboriginal radio, is considered by many to be a contemporary Aboriginal American anthem. Originally from the Mesabi Iron Range...

The JD Edwards Band Coming from Canada’s Middle City to Mariposa

A lot of great Canadian music has come out of Winnipeg over the decades, and this just might be the decade when The JD Edwards Band sets the Canadian scene on fire. Anything but a genre driven band, the music of this Winnipeg-based group ranges seamlessly...

Kim Wempe: An Old Soul with Artistic Conviction

Every now an then a young artist with the confidence and depth of a storied minstrel comes along and blows you away. Kim Wempe is an artist like that. Hailing from a small farming town in Saskatchewan, she is an old soul with artistic conviction. Some of...

Craig Cardiff Bringing His Particular Brand of Folk To Mariposa

His voice is like a diamond in the rough. His playing is accomplished and ground-breaking. His song writing is exquisite and profound. His stage presence is warm and gripping. For more than fifteen years, Craig Cardiff has been weaving his way through the Canadian music landscape....

Elephant Revival: Bound to Take Mariposa By Storm

Every once in a while, a truly original, fantastic-sounding group comes along and creates excitement on the Americana music scene. Meet Elephant Revival! Transcendental folk is perhaps the best way to describe their exciting musical stylings. They are a troupe of accomplished players and vocalists, composers and songwriters...

Ennis: Flawless Harmonies and Engaging Performances

Newfoundland has always always been known as a rich source of folk music, and that definitely holds true with this dynamic duo from 'The Rock'. There`s also something special that happens when family members sing together. Ennis, two sisters from St. John’s, prove this with each...