Traditional music from Newfoundland
“Matthew Byrne sings with a voice as true as a compass needle and is a dab hand on his instruments as well. His 'Ballads' is one of the finest English language traditional albums to come out in many a year.” - James Keelaghan
Andrea Beaton (fiddle & step dancing), Dick Hensold (bagpipes and whistles) and Troy MacGillivray (piano & step dancing)
“Beaton is a force to be reckoned with, a powerful player with great technique and tremendous passion” - Charlottetown Guardian
One of Mauritania's foremost musical emissaries.
“The absolutely spellbinding vocalist Noura Mint Seymali from Mauritania is ready to claim the role of her famous stepmother the late Dimi Mint Abba... With her strong charisma and appeal to the audience she will become a major star... Noura is incredible!” Afropop Worldwide