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Redgrass setting the stage
Victoria's The Gruff
Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem closed a great Friday night concert
The Black Umfolosi 5
Amazing voices: Black Unfolosi, The Gruff, Voco
More vocal unity
Mary Gauthier getting mellow
Plough, recording for CBC Canada Live
Karla Mundy & Linda Bull Plough a soulful furrow
Chic Gamine from Winnipeg
Les Hatklin helps Alys Howe set up, while MC The Edge gazes on all agog
Finnish group Alamaailman Vasarat stole the Saturday show!
Erno the horn man swishes his mane
"The Hammers of the Underworld" - Klezmetal with horns
Celos, horns & drums. Mad! Brilliant! Those Finns again ....
Mary Gauthier: "I have the best job in the world!"
Mary G sings "Wheel Inside the Wheel" for the lost souls of the shrine
Wil Campa con La Gran Union (Cuba) - an amazing show!!
Black Umfolosi led off another wonderful vocal workshop ...
... with Moira Smiley & Voco, and Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem
... and Chic Gamine
a "well-dressed, mischievous young woman"
Moira & Christine of Voco
Bellingham's Gallus Brothers
Francis reads about his next excursion - Tonder, Denmark
The Gruff record a CBC promo for Derek Bird
John Reischman & most of the Jaybirds
Tim Readman & Jenny Bice "tweening"
Kiran Ahluwalia and Rez
Kiran Ahluwalia's elevated ensemble
Fine Irish trio Fingal
Celso Machado with kora
Camper Vans in the Sky
Roy Forbes croons and picks as darkness falls on Sunday
Black Umfolosi singing and dancing to close Sunday's show
Driving a convertible car
kicking up a storm
and getting down
it's Black Umfolosi, gumboot dancers too
The glorious festival finale
with Rani Arbo ...
... Voco ...
... Black Umfolosi ...
... some daisy mayhem ...
... some gumboots ....
and Moira Smiley and Rani Arbo leadus all into "Shine On"
A wonderful festival, all warpped up with a shining finale
not a dry eye in the park. Music with the power to move mountains
Monday breakfast with Brian o'hAirt and Voco
Francis displays his souvenir from "The Underworld"