Hailing from Newfoundland, Amelia Curran released her first album in 2000. She’s since gone on to release six more albums, the last being They Promised You Mercy in 2014. In addition to her music career, Curran is also a playwright and actor who has done some work on the fringe circuit.
Curran kind of falls into the indie folk/rock category, and on Tuesday March 8 she’s in town to play a show as part of the Regina Folk Festival Concert Series.
You can get the details on the RFF website, but the gig’s at the Exchange at 8 p.m. There’s an opening set by Scott Richmond, and tickets are $20 advance and $25 door. Here’s the video for the first single off her 2014 album, a song called “I Am the Night”:
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