I was so excited to hear about this one. This Friday night, June 30th, there's a backyard concert happening in Meaford featuring critically acclaimed artists Bry Webb (best known as lead singer of The Constantines), Fiver (a.k.a. Simone Schmidt), and Jiants. This is sure to be a beautiful evening with some really touching music. If you're looking for some songwriting inspo, or just a chill summer evening, I really recommend checking it out.
An example of Bry Webb's heartbreakingly good songwriting:
A short film about Fiver's new album Audible Songs from Rockwood, which is on the 2017 Polaris Prize long list:
Jiants are a warm wave of 90s nostalgia mixed into perfect music for driving in the summer with the windows rolled down. They'll be performing a "rare and intimate acoustic set" this Friday, according to the event's host Dave Trumble: