Ian Tamblyn | Superior: Spirit And Light

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Superior: Spirit And Light

by Ian Tamblyn

Acoustic, singer-songwriter - first part of four coast look at landscape, songs inspired by superior coastline. receently nominated for Canadian Folk Music Awards in Best Artist category
Genre: Folk: Fingerstyle
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1. Gift left on the Shore
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2. Woodsmoke and Oranges
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3. Black Spruce
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4. Northern Town
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5. Slate Is. Song
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6. Higher Plane
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7. That Boxcar in Algoma
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8. Northlands of Ontario
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9. Northern Town
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10. Fly with Your Heart
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11. All That remains
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12. Hometown
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13. The Birch Canoe
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14. Campfire Light
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15. Ghost Parade
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16. The Sandhills
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ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
the longer story told on my web site www.tamblyn.com
first of a series of four CDs I call the four coast project , a journey around the coastline of Canada , beginning with Superior the greatest of Great Lakes. I grew up on its shores, have paddled most of the north shore and have been moved by its great spirit .

In Novemember 2007 Superior : Spirit and light was nominated in the best artist category for the Canadian Folk Music Awards . The awards will be held at the Museum of Civilization in Hull Quebec , Dec 1st , 2007.


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kees van wee

Beautiful portrait of Canadian coasts
First episode of Ian's portrait of the Canadian coasts. He paints beautiful pictures, portraying nature and people in a moving way, abundantly using his own experience. The Birch canoe, for example, is about a little canoe that he found as a boy, whose original use he only discovered many years later, as an adult: it had been used to give a deceased child to the lake. Yes, Tamblyn sometimes does sound like Bruce Cockburn, to whom he is often compared. But his work is somewhat more subdued and less militant, even though he is sometimes worried too. "They said the trees would last forever, forever just ran out of time." He has the warmth of Richard Shindell and this cd is highly recommended.

Kees van Wee
Heaven Magazine, the Netherlands