Ancestor Song Concert – June 10 2018

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My main project, Ancestor Song! Epic folk, sweeping ocean melodies and Korean drum. This is what I have created when I’m not being destroyed by oppression. Anthems for fierce feminists freeing ourselves of anger and hate, and coming into our power. Playground Festival of New Work Presents Ancestor Song by Janice Jo Lee Sun June […]

Folk Alliance Intl Official Showcases

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I am excited to announce that I have been selected as an Official Showcase Artist for Folk Alliance International’s 2017 Conference called Forbidden Folk, in Kansas City. Looking forward to meeting folk artists and festival organizers from around the world! Big shout out to my friend and mentor Alysha Brilla for helping me reach this […]

Sing hey: new album coming soon

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I spent October recording my new solo music album at The Monolith Studio in Kitchener. We recorded entirely on analogue tape and it sounds live, stripped down and very me. I kept saying to myself to make the music I wanted to make, and not to think about what is radio-friendly or what people might […]

Vote for Janice in the CBC Searchlight Competition

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I have entered into CBC Music’s Searchlight competition, for Canada’s Best New Artist. Thank you to everyone who voted in the first round! CBC Music included my song in their “Megaplaylist of Amazing Discoveries” from the first round which was HAYUGE for me. Recognition from the Almighty CBC Music? Biggest Thing For My Music Career […]

Back in the studio!

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I am excited to finally be back in the studio to finish recording my debut solo album. I am aiming for an early November release!  Playing on the record with me are Adam F. Lewis on drums, Brockenshire Lemiski on lead guitar, Daniel MacPherson on bass guitar and keys, Rachel Avery on violin, Justin James […]