Four Chords & The Truth 

Behind The Scenes

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Four Chords & The Truth is a quarterly series of “ in the round ” sessions with leading songwriters — modelled on Nashville’s famous Bluebird Cafe sessions but with a greater range of musical genres — which debuted at Toronto’s Dakota Tavern on June 18, 2015.

The series founder and host is Andrea England

Blues & Roots Radio presents a one hour dedicated show every quarter featuring the ' Behind The Scenes ' chat with the performers of each event 

Tickets for 2019 shows can be found at the link fourchordsandthetruth.com/tickets

June 2019

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  

Tyler Shaw, Lynn Myles, Ariana Gillis, Brian Donkers


Special Guests 

February 2019

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  
Liz Rodrigues, Nathan Ferraro, Jessica Mitchell, Jon Brooks


Special Guests 

Hill Kourkoutis
 

November 2018

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  
Ian Sherwood, Joni Delaurier, Theo Tams


Special Guests 


 

The Audio Recording From The November Show Will be uploaded Soon, some technical difficulties prevented The Show Airing

September 2018

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  
Stephen Fearing, Kellie Loder, Mallory Johnson, Jim Bryson,


Special Guests 

Suzie Vinnick
 

June 2018

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  
Jadea Kelly, Mike Biggar, Todd Stewart, Wendell Ferguson

Special Guests 
Noel Johnson, Kelly Prescott with Chad Murphy

February 2018

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  
Sylvia Tyson, Russell deCarle, Don Amero, Samantha Martin 

Special Guests 
Shakura S’Aida, Joe Pernice, and Joan Besen

November 2017

Host 
Damhnait Doyle

Featured Artists  
Marc Jordan, Andrea Ramolo, Tim Hicks, Bill Bell  

Special Guests 
Tom Cochrane, Justin Nozuka, Justine Giles

September 2017

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  
SATE, Ian Janes, Sarah Jane Scouten, Scott Helman

Special Guests 
Tara Slone and Tony Rabalao from Joydrop

June 2017

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  
Shakura S'Aida, Tyler Wilkinson, Justin Nozuka, Cory Marquardt

Special Guests 
Kelly Prescott, Paul Reddick & Greg Cockerel

March 2017

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  
Jully Black, Justin Rutledge, Sarah MacDougall, David Leask

Special Guests 
Mallory Johnson, Colin MacDonald ( The Trews )

November 2016

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  
Kim Stockwood, Troy Kokol, Kelly Prescott

Special Guests 
Andy Kim accompanied by Derek Downham. Damhnait Doyle and Mallory Johnson

September 2016

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  
Suzie Ungerleider ( Oh Susanna ), Mark Masri, Hill Kourkoutis, Will Whitwham ( Wilderness Of Manitoba )

Special Guests 

Jessica Mitchell

June 2016

Host 
Andrea England

Featured Artists  
Liam Titcomb, Laurell, Madeline Merlo, Derek Downham

Special Guests 

​Dan Hill