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Lemon Bucket Orkestra's Moorka is both very Canadian (recorded in a barn near Waterloo) and authentically eastern European - the band has toured there and continues to draw material and inspiration from that part of the world. They're cultural ambassadors, folk dancers and jazzers, but more than anything they're a 16-piece Toronto party band. Driving themselves forward at heart-palpitating tempos, they often sound about to explode into chaos on their sophomore album.
The new album [Solid States and Loose Ends] is both acoustic and electric blues, with a bit of funk and country. Dawson’s vocals flow as naturally and unaffectedly as his guitar playing, spanning the old and new effortlessly. When he sings Riley’s Henhouse Door, the listener feels the same delight as he must have upon discovering it. Most of the songs, though, are original and electric. Predictably, Dawson produced.
"[Lenka Lichtenberg is] ethereal and sometimes hypnotic....a sumptuous bazaar of orchestral pop & worldbeat exotica.”
NEW MUSIC CANADA
“The highlight of the night was the discovery of Edmonton’s self-styled Swamp Blues Queen Kat Danser, a woman with a commanding presence, powerful and expressive voice and a deft touch on guitar. In a word, her performance glistened.”