Label: NewSong Recordings
Bio: Montreal singer-songwriter, Chris Velan, has spent the past decade touring North America with notable performances at The Lincoln Center, Sundance Festival, the Montreal Jazz Festival, Osheaga and the Virgin Festival. As the producer of Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars, Velan has drawn comparison...See Full Bio
"Cunningly disguised as jangly chill-lax pop, Solidago reveals whipsmart songcraft and no bullshit guitar rockers juxtaposed amidst easy-going ditties. Think Petty, Wallflowers, Marley, Paul Simon... the kind of political/romantic moxie that makes me think hell yes, I too am a Hardway Learner."