In the Soil

The Silver Hearts Return to Play Their Golden Favourites

It’s been over a decade, but The Silver Hearts have a new album out and…

In the Soil: A Teaser & Ten Years

The first incarnation of In The Soil Arts Festival happened in 2008, and as ITS…

Weaving Together a Community

Political change is often assumed to only take place at City Hall among politicians and…

Life as a Culture Reject

In 2008 Niagara native Michael O’Connell released a collection of songs that he made in…

Sarah Beatty: The Big Adventure of ‘Bandit Queen’
By Arih Struger-Kalkman “It was a big adventure,” says Beatty, fresh from touring her new…
Probable Fog’s Second Album draws from ‘What Once Was
By Arih Struger-Kalkman 2017 marks the release of “What Once Was”, the sophomore effort from…
Palooka returns after 13 years
By Arih Struger-Kalkman Things have been quiet since Palooka released their 6 track EP, Shrimp…
My Son The Hurricane Headline In The Soil Arts Festival
By: Arih Struger-Kalkman This will be the first time that the 14 piece ‘brass-hop’ band,…
Dave Allen: In The Soil Arts Festival Feels Like Home
By Arih Struger-Kalkman Dave Allen is a folk singer/songwriter from Barrie, ON, but he is…
In the Soil of Words
By Gregory Betts You know, language doesn’t just lay a mask over reality, but actively…