Intercontinental Review Spotlights 23 Artists at Folk Alliance International 2019 Conference


Intercontinental Review Spotlights 23 Artists at
Folk Alliance International 2019 Conference

Kicking off a new showcase brand partnership Mavens Music has partnered with Subculture Musicacronym RecordsStrategic Touring and Beehive Productions to put together a uniquely international showcase, the Intercontinental Revue.  This event will shine the limelight on a mighty twenty-three Canadian and international artists at the 2019 edition of the Folk Alliance International conference.  These performances are part of #FAIMontreal, the world’s largest gathering of the folk music industry, taking place in Montreal, Quebec, from Wednesday February 13 to Sunday February 16, 2018.

With artists from across the globe, this showcases, spearheaded by Mavens Music, will underscore the Canadian foundation of their management roster and highlight their work on the international marketplace, focusing on export markets in the United States, Australia, Europe and the United Kingdom.  The range of artists presented parallels the artistic brand of each partner, including musical flavours such as singer-songwriter, Americana, Celtic harp, soul-gospel, bluegrass, country-noir, old-time and much more.  As well, the global diversity, with artists from as far as Iceland, Denmark and Australia, echoes the export focus of the showcase partners.

These showcase performances will take place nightly from Wednesday, February 13 to Saturday February 16, at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel, in Montreal, under the umbrella of the Folk Alliance International conference,  which gathers more than 2800 industry delegates for 4 days of business and professional development.  Attendance at this showcase is limited to delegates registered for the conference.  Line-up and further information are included below.

Artists from the Intercontinental Revue can be previewed on Spotify here.

Intercontinental Review Programming

Room #453 Folk Alliance International Conference

Fairmont Queen Elizabeth

10:30 PM Corin Raymond, Ontario

11:00 PM Kaia Kater, Ontario

11:30 PM Del Barber, Manitoba

12:00 AM Melanie Brulée, Ontario

12:30 AM Kyshona, Tennessee

01:00 AM LSMR – Louise Støjberg / Martin Rauff , Denmark

01:30 AM Jake Morley, England


10:30 PM Emily Wurramara, Australia

11:00 PM Dave Gunning, Nova Scotia

11:30 PM Melanie Brulée, Ontario

12:00 AM Mikhail Laxton, Ontario-Australia

12:30 AM Del Barber, Manitoba

01:00 AM Meadow Mountain, Colorado

01:30 AM Moscow Apartment, Ontario


10:30 PM Tim O’Brien with Jan Fabricius, Tennessee

11:00 PM Benjamin Dakota Rogers, Ontario

11:30 PM Erin Costelo, Nova Scotia

12:00 AM Leanne Hoffman, Nova Scotia

12:30 AM Emily Rockarts, Québec

01:00 AM Calvin Arsenia, Missouri

01:30 AM Richie and Rosie, New York


10:30 PM Celeigh Cardinal, Alberta

11:00 PM El Coyote, Québec

11:30 PM Mélissa Laveaux, Canada-France

12:00 AM Mikhail Laxton, Ontario-Australia

12:30 AM Benjamin Dakota Rogers, Ontario

01:00 AM Calvin Arsenia, Missouri

01:30 AM Hafdis Huld, Iceland

About Intercontinental Revue Partners

MAVENS MUSIC Toronto, Ontario @MavensMusicMgmt
Founded in 2015, Mavens Music is led by Tamara Kater.  Working primarily as a full-service management house, Mavens Music also offers consulting and strategic services to help artists build successful international careers. The management roster includes: Melanie Brulée, Corin Raymond, Kaia Kater and Del Barber.

SUBCULTURE MUSIC  Toronto, Ontario @subculturem
Subculture Music is a boutique, full-service artist management and booking talent agency founded by artist manager Christopher Thompson, and booking agent Shawn Collins, representing artists across a spectrum of genres.

acronym RECORDS  Toronto, Ontario @acronymrecords
acronym records is a full-service independent record label located in Toronto, with world-wide digital reach via its partners. Originally founded in 2009, 2017 marked the re-birth of acronym with a brand new roster and a new creative team led by Tony Tarleton.

STRATEGIC TOURING Chicago, Illinois @strategictouring
A full-service booking agency proudly representing acts from the United States and Canada.  Founded in 2017 by Mike Kaiz, Strategic Touring focuses on building careers for touring artists in the United States.

BEEHIVE PRODUCTIONS Saranac Lake, NY @beehivepro
Led by Susan Bibeau and Jeff Oehler, Beehive productions are audio & video content producers for independent artists, media organizations, festivals and broadcasters. Their focus is capturing the beauty and synchronicity of live music by combining artists’ performances
with their own sound and visual design philosophies


Tamara Kater