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Weaving Words Festival…

Ken Whiteley will be leading a Gospel Sing-Along at the Weaving Words Festival in East Gwillumbury on Sunday, August 28 at 11am. And it’s free for everyone in your family. Then Ken will be enjoying the holiday weekend in the beautiful Catskill Mountains enjoying the practices of yoga and sacred music from September 2 to 4. He’ll be offering a gospel concert at the Sivananda Yoga Ranch in Woodbourne, NY. Ken & his Freedom Blues band are looking forward to the Southside Shuffle Festival on Sunday, September 11 at 2pm. Ken will also be doing a guitar workshop on the Saturday at 1pm. For more info click on the Shows tab.

NEW CD: “In Freedom Blues Canadian roots music icon Ken Whiteley has crafted a timeless set of songs that address both contemporary and historical struggles for the freedom endemic to a healthy, progressive society. Deftly drawing on a wide range of musical sources including blues, gospel and, for lack of a better word, folk, Freedom Blues is a landmark album in Whiteley’s career and Canadian roots music in general.”

~ Grammy Award winning music professor, Rob Bowman

We hope you enjoy the first two YouTube videos “Bring It All Right Down” and “Give Your Hands To Struggle” from the Freedom Blues CD release concert in Toronto. Thanks to Riddle Films and specifically Liam Romalis and Mako Funasaka for the video production and all the incredible musicians including Amoy Levy, Ciceal Levy, Bucky Berger, Ewan Divitt, Richard Underhill,Perry White, Alastair Whitehead and Denis Keldie. Tell your friends to check this out.

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Summerfolk & Weaving Words…

Ken Whiteley and The Beulah Band will be performing at the Summerfolk Music Festival in Owen Sound from August 19-21. Ken is also leading a Gospel sing along at the Weaving Words Festival in East Gwillumbury on August 28 at 11am. For more info click on the Shows tab.

NEW CD: “In Freedom Blues Canadian roots music icon Ken Whiteley has crafted a timeless set of songs that address both contemporary and historical struggles for the freedom endemic to a healthy, progressive society. Deftly drawing on a wide range of musical sources including blues, gospel and, for lack of a better word, folk, Freedom Blues is a landmark album in Whiteley’s career and Canadian roots music in general.”

~ Grammy Award winning music professor, Rob Bowman

We hope you enjoy the first two YouTube videos “Bring It All Right Down” and “Give Your Hands To Struggle” from the Freedom Blues CD release concert in Toronto. Thanks to Riddle Films and specifically Liam Romalis and Mako Funasaka for the video production and all the incredible musicians including Amoy Levy, Ciceal Levy, Bucky Berger, Ewan Divitt, Richard Underhill,Perry White, Alastair Whitehead and Denis Keldie. Tell your friends to check this out.

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Westben Arts TGIF!…

Ken Whiteley and The Beulah Band will be performing at the Barn as part of the Westben ArtsTGIF! Concert Series on Friday, July 29th. Then they have planned the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival followed by the Summerfolk Music Festival in Owen Sound. Ken is also scheduled to perform at the Victoria Playhouse PEI, Cloggeroo Folk Festival, OM Music Festival and Weaving Words Festival. For more info click on the Shows tab.

NEW CD: “In Freedom Blues Canadian roots music icon Ken Whiteley has crafted a timeless set of songs that address both contemporary and historical struggles for the freedom endemic to a healthy, progressive society. Deftly drawing on a wide range of musical sources including blues, gospel and, for lack of a better word, folk, Freedom Blues is a landmark album in Whiteley’s career and Canadian roots music in general.”

~ Grammy Award winning music professor, Rob Bowman

We hope you enjoy the first two YouTube videos “Bring It All Right Down” and “Give Your Hands To Struggle” from the Freedom Blues CD release concert in Toronto. Thanks to Riddle Films and specifically Liam Romalis and Mako Funasaka for the video production and all the incredible musicians including Amoy Levy, Ciceal Levy, Bucky Berger, Ewan Divitt, Richard Underhill,Perry White, Alastair Whitehead and Denis Keldie. Tell your friends to check this out.

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Cramahe Township Public Library…

Today @ 11:30am! The Cramahe Township Public Library presents Ken in concert for the families and friends of the the library. Ken Whiteley and The Beulah Band will be performing at the Barn as part of the Westben ArtsTGIF! Concert Series on Friday, July 29th. Then they have planned the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival followed by the Summerfolk Music Festival in Owen Sound. Ken is also scheduled to perform at the Victoria Playhouse PEI, Cloggeroo Folk Festival, OM Music Festival and Weaving Words Festival. For more info click on the Shows tab.

NEW CD: “In Freedom Blues Canadian roots music icon Ken Whiteley has crafted a timeless set of songs that address both contemporary and historical struggles for the freedom endemic to a healthy, progressive society. Deftly drawing on a wide range of musical sources including blues, gospel and, for lack of a better word, folk, Freedom Blues is a landmark album in Whiteley’s career and Canadian roots music in general.”

~ Grammy Award winning music professor, Rob Bowman

We hope you enjoy the first two YouTube videos “Bring It All Right Down” and “Give Your Hands To Struggle” from the Freedom Blues CD release concert in Toronto. Thanks to Riddle Films and specifically Liam Romalis and Mako Funasaka for the video production and all the incredible musicians including Amoy Levy, Ciceal Levy, Bucky Berger, Ewan Divitt, Richard Underhill,Perry White, Alastair Whitehead and Denis Keldie. Tell your friends to check this out.

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The Barn…

Ken Whiteley and The Beulah Band will be performing at the Barn as part of the Westben ArtsTGIF! Concert Series on Friday, July 29th. Then they have planned the Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival followed by the Summerfolk Music Festival in Owen Sound. Ken is also scheduled to perform at the Victoria Playhouse PEI, Cloggeroo Folk Festival, OM Music Festival and Weaving Words Festival. And the Cramahe Township Public Library presents Ken in concert for the families and friends of the the library. For more info click on the Shows tab.

NEW CD: “In Freedom Blues Canadian roots music icon Ken Whiteley has crafted a timeless set of songs that address both contemporary and historical struggles for the freedom endemic to a healthy, progressive society. Deftly drawing on a wide range of musical sources including blues, gospel and, for lack of a better word, folk, Freedom Blues is a landmark album in Whiteley’s career and Canadian roots music in general.”

~ Grammy Award winning music professor, Rob Bowman

We hope you enjoy the first two YouTube videos “Bring It All Right Down” and “Give Your Hands To Struggle” from the Freedom Blues CD release concert in Toronto. Thanks to Riddle Films and specifically Liam Romalis and Mako Funasaka for the video production and all the incredible musicians including Amoy Levy, Ciceal Levy, Bucky Berger, Ewan Divitt, Richard Underhill,Perry White, Alastair Whitehead and Denis Keldie. Tell your friends to check this out.

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London Home County…

Ken Whiteley and The Beulah Band are at the London Home County Music and Art Festival today. They will be hosting the Sunday Gospel workshops at 12 noon along with Sweet Alibi and Dirty Dishes. Then Ken and bassist Gord Mowatt join Angelique Francis and Kerri Manning on the Blues workshop at 4:30pm on the Center stage. Looking ahead Ken and the Beulahs will also be heading out to the Westben ArtsTGIF! Concert Series, Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival and Summerfolk Music Festival. Ken is also scheduled to perform at the Victoria Playhouse PEI, Cloggeroo Folk Festival, OM Music Festival and Weaving Words Festival. And the Cramahe Township Public Library presents Ken in concert for the families and friends of the the library. For more info click on the Shows tab.

NEW CD: “In Freedom Blues Canadian roots music icon Ken Whiteley has crafted a timeless set of songs that address both contemporary and historical struggles for the freedom endemic to a healthy, progressive society. Deftly drawing on a wide range of musical sources including blues, gospel and, for lack of a better word, folk, Freedom Blues is a landmark album in Whiteley’s career and Canadian roots music in general.”

~ Grammy Award winning music professor, Rob Bowman

We hope you enjoy the first two YouTube videos “Bring It All Right Down” and “Give Your Hands To Struggle” from the Freedom Blues CD release concert in Toronto. Thanks to Riddle Films and specifically Liam Romalis and Mako Funasaka for the video production and all the incredible musicians including Amoy Levy, Ciceal Levy, Bucky Berger, Ewan Divitt, Richard Underhill,Perry White, Alastair Whitehead and Denis Keldie. Tell your friends to check this out.

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London Home County…

Ken Whiteley and The Beulah Band will be performing at the London Home County Music and Art Festivalthis weekend. We’ll see you from the Bandshell Main stage on Saturday at 7pm. We’ll also be hosting the Sunday Gospel workshops at 12 noon along with Sweet Alibi and Dirty Dishes. Ken and bassist Gord Mowatt join Angelique Francis and Kerri Manning on the Blues workshop at 4:30pm on the Center stage. Looking ahead Ken and the Beulahs will also be heading out to the Westben ArtsTGIF! Concert Series, Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival and Summerfolk Music Festival. Ken is also scheduled to perform at the Victoria Playhouse PEI, Cloggeroo Folk Festival, OM Music Festival and Weaving Words Festival. And the Cramahe Township Public Library presents Ken in concert for the families and friends of the the library. For more info click on the Shows tab.

NEW CD: “In Freedom Blues Canadian roots music icon Ken Whiteley has crafted a timeless set of songs that address both contemporary and historical struggles for the freedom endemic to a healthy, progressive society. Deftly drawing on a wide range of musical sources including blues, gospel and, for lack of a better word, folk, Freedom Blues is a landmark album in Whiteley’s career and Canadian roots music in general.”

~ Grammy Award winning music professor, Rob Bowman

We hope you enjoy the first two YouTube videos “Bring It All Right Down” and “Give Your Hands To Struggle” from the Freedom Blues CD release concert in Toronto. Thanks to Riddle Films and specifically Liam Romalis and Mako Funasaka for the video production and all the incredible musicians including Amoy Levy, Ciceal Levy, Bucky Berger, Ewan Divitt, Richard Underhill,Perry White, Alastair Whitehead and Denis Keldie. Tell your friends to check this out.

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Sunday workshops at Mariposa…

Ken Whiteley and The Beulah Band are at the Mariposa Folk Festival. This morning Ken hosts the “Sunday GospelHour” at 11am on the Estelle Klein stage with Brother Sun, Gathering Sparks, Josh White Jr. Ken and the late Estelle Klein were inducted into the Mariposa Hall of Famein 2008. Sunday afternoon it’s the “Home From The Forest – Gordon Lightfoot” workshop at 1:30pm on the Bohemian Embassy stage with Lori Yates & Gathering Sparks and then “When I’m Gone – The Ever Relevant Phil Ochs” workshop at 3pm on the Estelle Klein stage with Sonny Ochs, Brother Sun, Gathering Sparks, Josh White Jr. Located on the beautiful shores of Lake Couchiching in TudhopePark, this festival is a favourite of ours not only for the picturesquelocation but for the diverse and interactive daytime music workshops, the great festival staff and volunteers. We hope to see you there!

This summer they’ll also be performing at the London Home County Music and Art Festival, Westben ArtsTGIF! Concert Series, Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival, Victoria Playhouse PEI, Cloggeroo Folk Festival, OM Music Festival, Summerfolk Music Festival and Weaving Words Festival. And the Cramahe Township Public Library presents Ken in concert for the families and friends of the the library. For more info click on the Shows tab.

NEW CD: “In Freedom Blues Canadian roots music icon Ken Whiteley has crafted a timeless set of songs that address both contemporary and historical struggles for the freedom endemic to a healthy, progressive society. Deftly drawing on a wide range of musical sources including blues, gospel and, for lack of a better word, folk, Freedom Blues is a landmark album in Whiteley’s career and Canadian roots music in general.”

~ Grammy Award winning music professor, Rob Bowman

We hope you enjoy the first two YouTube videos “Bring It All Right Down” and “Give Your Hands To Struggle” from the Freedom Blues CD release concert in Toronto. Thanks to Riddle Films and specifically Liam Romalis and Mako Funasaka for the video production and all the incredible musicians including Amoy Levy, Ciceal Levy, Bucky Berger, Ewan Divitt, Richard Underhill,Perry White, Alastair Whitehead and Denis Keldie. Tell your friends to check this out.

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Saturday workshops @ Mariposa…

Ken Whiteley and The Beulah Band are the Mariposa Folk Festival this weekend. Today you’ll find them at 1:15pm on the Sunshine stage with special guest David Amram for “Mariposa Out of School” family workshop and then 3pm on the Ruth stage for “Modern Protest” workshop with Jon Brooks, Ivan Coyote and at 6:30pm on the Pub stage for the “Blues on The Bay” workshop with Rob Lutes, Josh White Jr. On Sunday morning Ken hosts the “Gospel Hour” at 11am on the Estelle Klein stage. Ken and the late Estelle Klein were inducted into the Mariposa Hall of Famein 2008. Sunday afternoon it’s the “Home From The Forest – Gordon Lightfoot” workshop at 1:30pm on the Bohemian Embassy stage and then “When I’m Gone – The Ever Relevant Phil Ochs” workshop at 3pm on the Estelle Klein stage. Located on the beautiful shores of Lake Couchiching in TudhopePark, this festival is a favourite of ours not only for the picturesquelocation but for the diverse and interactive daytime music workshops, the great festival staff and volunteers. We hope to see you there!

This summer they’ll also be performing at the London Home County Music and Art Festival, Westben ArtsTGIF! Concert Series, Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival, Victoria Playhouse PEI, Cloggeroo Folk Festival, OM Music Festival, Summerfolk Music Festival and Weaving Words Festival. And the Cramahe Township Public Library presents Ken in concert for the families and friends of the the library. For more info click on the Shows tab.

NEW CD: “In Freedom Blues Canadian roots music icon Ken Whiteley has crafted a timeless set of songs that address both contemporary and historical struggles for the freedom endemic to a healthy, progressive society. Deftly drawing on a wide range of musical sources including blues, gospel and, for lack of a better word, folk, Freedom Blues is a landmark album in Whiteley’s career and Canadian roots music in general.”

~ Grammy Award winning music professor, Rob Bowman

We hope you enjoy the first two YouTube videos “Bring It All Right Down” and “Give Your Hands To Struggle” from the Freedom Blues CD release concert in Toronto. Thanks to Riddle Films and specifically Liam Romalis and Mako Funasaka for the video production and all the incredible musicians including Amoy Levy, Ciceal Levy, Bucky Berger, Ewan Divitt, Richard Underhill,Perry White, Alastair Whitehead and Denis Keldie. Tell your friends to check this out.

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Mainstage @ 5pm…

Ken Whiteley and The Beulah Band kick off their summer festival tour today at 5pm on the mainstage at the Mariposa Folk Festival in Orillia. Ken and the late Estelle Klein were inducted into the Mariposa Hall of Famein 2008. Located on the beautiful shores of Lake Couchiching in TudhopePark, this festival is a favourite of ours not only for the picturesquelocation but for the diverse and interactive daytime music workshops, the great festival staff and volunteers. We hope to see you there! Youmay also catch them at the Home County Music and Art Festival, Westben ArtsTGIF! Concert Series, Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival, Victoria Playhouse PEI, Cloggeroo Folk Festival, OM Music Festival, Summerfolk Music Festival and Weaving Words Festival. And the Cramahe Township Public Library presents Ken in concert for the families and friends of the the library. For more info click on the Shows tab.

NEW CD: “In Freedom Blues Canadian roots music icon Ken Whiteley has crafted a timeless set of songs that address both contemporary and historical struggles for the freedom endemic to a healthy, progressive society. Deftly drawing on a wide range of musical sources including blues, gospel and, for lack of a better word, folk, Freedom Blues is a landmark album in Whiteley’s career and Canadian roots music in general.”

~ Grammy Award winning music professor, Rob Bowman

We hope you enjoy the first two YouTube videos “Bring It All Right Down” and “Give Your Hands To Struggle” from the Freedom Blues CD release concert in Toronto. Thanks to Riddle Films and specifically Liam Romalis and Mako Funasaka for the video production and all the incredible musicians including Amoy Levy, Ciceal Levy, Bucky Berger, Ewan Divitt, Richard Underhill,Perry White, Alastair Whitehead and Denis Keldie. Tell your friends to check this out.