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  1. Wildlife: Wet Secrets new Tyranny of Objects album fun, dark and subtly geniusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Canada.com

    ... annual festival Aug. 16-19, 2018. They include the Family Stone, British folk act Martin Simpson, the Paperboys, Harry Manx and the Yaletown String Quartet, American bluesman Rick Vito and Mexican quartet Son De Madera. Sleeping With Sirens with Set ...


  2. Six acts announced for Roots and Blues festivalRead the original story

    Friday Dec 1 | Penticton Herald

    After celebrating 25 years this past summer the Salmon Arm Roots and Blues is turning its sights to the summer of 2018. The Family Stone, respected British folk artist Martin Simpson, Harry Manx and the Yaletown String Quartet, American blues master Rick Vito, The Paperboys, and Mexican quartet Son De Madera will all be playing shows and participating in workshops during the festival weekend.


  3. 19 Vancouver concerts this weekend, October 20 to 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The Georgia Straight

    ... at the Commodore, with guests the Belle Game. SATURDAY : Salt Spring Island blues-world fusion singer-songwriter Harry Manx (above) performs at the Vogue Theatre with the Yaletown String Quartet. SATURDAY : David Foster shares the Rogers Arena stage ...


  4. Stellar line-up announced for 2018 Blue Mountains Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Blue Mountains Gazette

    ... well as Sydney's The Backsliders who are making a long-awaited return. Heading up the 17 international acts are Harry Manx (Canada), Steve Poltz (Canada), While and Matthews (UK) and Braebach (Scotland). Also adding a distinctive Bluegrass flavour ...


  5. Harry Manx brings together blues and classical Hindustani music for Faith LiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | The Georgia Straight

    Salt Spring Island singer-songwriter Harry Manx has been a genuine seeker throughout his adult life. It's led him to live at an Indian ashram for seven years; reside in Japan, where he survived by busking; and immerse himself in the slide guitar, banjo, harmonica, and several Indian instruments, including the 20-stringed Mohan veena.


  6. Harry Manx performs with Emily Carr String QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Coast Reporter

    They performed songs from Manx's latest release, Faith Lift, some of the "Indian flavoured blues" he is well known for, and a couple of original takes on tunes by Muddy Waters and Van Morrison.


  7. Harry Manx and the Emily Carr String QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    "Mysticssippi" blues man Harry Manx has been called an "essential link" between the music of East and West, creating musical short stories that wed the tradition of the Blues with the depth of classical Indian ragas. He has created a unique sound that is hard to forget and deliciously addictive to listen to, and he is bringing it to Campbell River's Tidemark Theatre March 15. Manx forged his distinctive style by studying at the feet of the masters, first as a sound man in the blues clubs of Toronto during his formative years and then under a rigorous tutelage with Vishwa Mohan Bhatt in India.


  8. Harry Manx stretches from blues to classical Indian musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | The London Free Press

    The iconic Canadian performer, whose unique blend of styles sets him apart from most other musicians, performs at the Aeolian Friday, his fourth visit in six years. That evolution is no surprise considering Manx has travelled around the world over the decades with stops to live in Europe, Japan, India and Brazil.