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Edge of Blue, Roy Forbes

Edge of Blue, Roy Forbes

Join Jaxon and Tim in conversation with Roy Forbes, a Canadian songwriting and performing icon who has thrived in the Canadian music scene for almost half a century.  Roy talks about his new album "Edge of Blue", the songwriting process, record collecting (thousands...

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The Podcast includes cross-country check-ins with Artists, Producers, Industry Folks, Community Folks, House Concert Hosts and Impresarios who make up an interwoven network of music lovers, balladeers and tune makers across the globe.

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