This video was a big inspiration for the Ragged Chute Blues album. My uncle Jack Sammon is the first fiddler to join the dance circle.
Birds of Canada (radio show/blog) has put together a compilation of songs (including “The Quyon River” by Phono d’enfant).
The Compilation is called In the Spring and is available as a free download at: birdsofcanada.bandcamp.com
Check it out!
Good article about Captain John’s boat/restaurant and the man behind the scenes in the Grid a few weeks ago.
Coincidentally, there will be a new song called “Island” on an upcoming Phono d’enfant album that references Captain John’s:
In a boat, old red carpet
You were soft,
lovely as a summer night