If you’re searching for music that will take you to the blue sky prairies, into the rugged mountains for some fresh air or around a campfire to hear a tall tale then listen to the music of Allan & Arnell.
“…Plays and sings the blues like he was born and bred in the Mississippi Delta… maintains their original character while infusing them with his own interpretive flavor.” – ‘Guitar Player’ Magazine
Dynamic folk rock, with a twist of rootsy blues. Outstanding vocals, instrumentation and strong penmanship have made this versatile performer a must see at major folk festivals and clubs throughout Canada and the US.
“Linda’s absolute love of traditional roots music runs deep down into the Appalachian dirt,
and it shows in everything she does, total commitment!
And now she’s playin’ clawhammer banjo! Gotta love it!”
Gurf Morlix (Lucinda Williams, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Mary Gauthier)
“one of the most pure, soulful, honest and distinctive voices in Roots music, period!”
Allison Brock, Wide Cut Country, CKUA
“the fates are like a sonic version of an eiderdown quilt.” -Peter North, Edmonton Journal
Blending their individual styles, Lori Reid, Lin Elder and Jenny Allen have united to create something magical- a veritable “supergroup” of some of the best female singer/songwriters in Canada. Their debut CD, “’til we have faces”, explores a myriad of feelings and moods, supported by signature harmonies, strong musicianship and poetic sensibilities.