Del is pleased to announce that he will be participating in this year’s JUNO Cup in Calgary on April 1st, and will also be performing at the JUNO Cup JAM on March 31st at Flames Central alongside an all-star lineup of performers including Brett Kissel, Chad Brownlee, Cosmo Ferraro, Devin Cuddy, and many others. All ticket proceeds benefit MusiCounts, get yours here! Hope to see you there!
Del Barber is pleased to announce the upcoming release of his brand new studio effort, The Puck Drops Here, hitting a store near you on April 15, 2016 and available now for pre-order on iTunes, Amazon and via True North Records.
On this collection of hockey-themed time-honoured covers, plus three inspired original numbers, Del Barber and his dedictaed roster of teammaters, aptly named The No Regretzkys, pay homage to the great Canadian pastime. Taking on unofficial national anthems such as Stompin’ Tom Connors’ “The Hockey Song”, Tom Cochrane’s perennial hit “Big League”, the arena-rousing “Rock And Roll (Part 2)” by Gary Glitter, and other gems from the rich history of underdog Canadian songwriters, The Puck Drops Here is the perfect soundtrack for game night.
Pre-order your copy today on iTunes and receive “Lights Go Out” as an instant grat track.
Full Track Listing:
1. The Hockey Theme
2. Big League
3. Lights Go Out
5. Clear The Track, Here Comes Shack
6. Flame of Victory (Coach’s Corner Theme)
7. The Hockey Song
8. Hudson Bay Rules
9. A Game Goin’ On
10. Mon Chandail de Hockey
11. The Hey Song aka Rock And Roll (Part 2)
12. Gretzky Rocks
13. Hockey Night Tonight
14. The Hockey Theme (Overtime)
Danny Michel and his Space Van stopped by Del’s farm in Manitoba for the grand tour and a performance by Del of “Hen House Manifesto”. Check out the below episode of Dan’s Space Van!
Del is hitting the road this summer for an extensive tour of fantastic festival performances throughout North America both solo and with The Profiteers! Be sure to catch him at a festival near you, Visit the Tour Dates page for more info.
Del has won the 2015 Sirius XM Indie award for Folk/Roots Artist or Group of the Year!
Winners were determined by fan vote, so a great many thanks to all of you who voted, your support is incredibly appreciated! For a full list of Indie Award winners, click here.
Congratulations to all of the winners and the nominees, and a big thanks to Sirius XM for its ongoing support of Canadian music!
This past March, Del made a stop at eTown in Boulder, CO to put on a fantastic show with Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors, which is now available for everyone to enjoy. Click here to watch Del perform on this week’s episode of eTown!
Winners will be announced at the Sirius XM Indie Awards on Saturday, May 9 live in Toronto during Canadian Music Week, and the entire show will be broadcast live on Iceberg (Sirius 161) and The Verge (XM 173). Be sure to tune in if you cannot make it to the show!
Many thanks in advance to all who vote for your support!
Del is very excited to be a part of this year’s Red Ants Pants Music Festival lineup in White Sulphur Springs, MT. Del will be joining a lineup that is not to be missed, including Nitty Gritty Dirtband, Keb’ Mo’, Lee Ann Womack, Lucero and many more!
Del performs on July 25 on the Mainstage.
Huffington Post educates us on some very compelling reasons to be attending this year’s Merlefest in Wilkesboro, NC, of course Del’s performance being among them! Check out the article here.
That all said, be sure to get your tickets to Merlefest, they are available for purchase here.
Del performs on Saturday, April 25, catch him at the Watson and Americana stages.
Lineup and schedule information available here.