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Learn The Hard Way, Then Let It Be Easy

by michelle on May 3, 2015

For a couple years now, I’ve been threatening to write more about the lessons I learn in the garden. That’s right. About four years ago, I started a garden. It wasn’t much of a decision, and it wasn’t much at first. I was given a large bag of potatoes the first time I visited PEI   Read more >>

FEBRUARY 2016

FORTUNATE ONES TO APPEAR AT FOLK ALLIANCE INTERNATIONAL

WED FEB 17
10:55pm ECMA / Sounds Australia Suite 535

THURS FEB 18
11:30pm Folk Music Canada Red Suite 534
1:30am Access Film Music Orange Room 754

FRI FEB 19
7:15pm OFFICIAL SHOWCASE Century C Ballroom
12:00am Sweet Beaver Suite 743
1:25am ECMA / Sounds Australia Suite 535

SAT FEB 20
2pm Folk Music Canada Red Suite 534 round with Kaia Kater & The Lowest Pair
11pm United Nations Room 556 round with Mundy, The Young Folk, Kaurana Cronin
1:00am Green Room Music Source Room 619

FORTUNATE ONES DEBUT ALBUM “THE BLISS” NOMINATED FOR JUNO AWARD
Fortunate Ones have been nominated for a JUNO award in the category of Contemporary Roots Album of the Year for our album The Bliss.

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See the full list of nominees here: junoawards.ca/nominees

FORTUNATE ONES NOMINATED FOR 5 ECMAS
Newfoundland duo Fortunate Ones have received 5 East Coast Music Award Nominations including Album of the Year, Group Recording of the Year, Rising Star Recording of the Year, Songwriter of the Year & Song of the Year. They will be performing at the Awards Gala on April 14 as well.

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Tickets for East Coast Music Week & the Awards Gala are available at ecma.com/festival/tickets

JANUARY 2016

ROSE COUSINS PERFORMS AT ANN ARBOR FOLK FESTIVAL

FORTUNATE ONES’ CATHERINE ALLAN SINGS AD FOR NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR TOURISM

ROSE COUSINS PERFORMS IN TRIBUTE TO JONI MITCHELL AT CELTIC CONNECTIONS
https://www.list.co.uk/article/78030-gig-review-pilgrimer

DECEMBER 2015

ROSE COUSINS RAISES $60k TO MAKE NEW ALBUM

NOVEMBER 2015

FORTUNATE ONES RELEASE HOLIDAY SINGLE
Come On

Fortunate Ones have recorded a holiday song by Sufjan Stevens called “Come On! Let’s Boogey to the Elf Dance!”

Places you can get it…
– Listen and buy it directly from us at fortunateones.ca/music
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify

 

FORTUNATE ONES WIN “VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR” CANADIAN FOLK MUSIC AWARD

Nineteen award categories were presented at the gala on Sunday November 8th at Citadel Theatre in Edmonton, Alberta. The Eastern Canadian provinces of Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island won 17 out of 19 category awards this year with artists from Newfoundland and Ontario receiving the most honours, each taking home five awards.

CFMA 2015 Fortunate Ones

SURPRISE VIDEO FOR FORTUNATE ONES
Film company Brought To You By, so inspired by Fortunate Ones’ song “Oaks and Willows” created a music video for the song, and gifted it to the duo.

Case study about the making of the video:  www.broughttoyouby.tv/portfolio/oaks-willows


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