With countless members of the Canadian music community impacted by COVID-19, actor, singer, activist and philanthropic tour de force Tom Jackson is rallying fellow artists to aid peers with the launch of a new digital variety series, Almighty Voices.
Certain to inspire, entertain, and inform audiences — and in support of the Unison Benevolent Fund, a non-profit registered charity providing counselling and emergency relief services to the Canadian music community — the video series will air 12 weekly episodes starting Sunday, April 5th, 2020 via YouTube and AlmightyVoices.ca.
Each sharing music and stories from their respective homes, join Tom, Cynthia Dale, Susan Aglukark, Whitehorse and Alex & Tamen Jadad on April 5. Episode 2 welcomes Myles Goodwyn, Measha Brueggergosman, and Terra Lightfoot. Episode 3 premiering April 19 includes Liona Boyd, Micah Barnes, Barney Bentall & Dustin Bentall. April 26 – episode 4 -features Sarah Slean, The Small Glories. May 3 – episode 5 – welcomes co-host Beverley Mahood, Bif Naked, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, Kristian Alexandrov & Shannon Gaye. May 10 – episode 6 – celebrate Mother’s Day with The Travelling Mabels, Christina Martin, Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. May 17 – episode 7 premieres with My My Sugar, Shannon Gaye with Kristian Alexandrov, and Andrea Menard. May 24 – heartfelt impressions from Michael Bernard Fitzgerald, Duane Steele, Kelsi Mayne. May 31 – experience music from Beverley Mahood, Therry Lawson of The Travelling Mabels, and Mac Shepherd. June 7 – all about rhythm with Sue Foley, Mac Shepherd, The Small Glories. June 14 – you’ll be held captive by the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Aaron Pritchett, and favourite songs repeated – Measha Brueggergosman, Sarah Slean, Andrea Menard, Duane Steele. Canada Day special airs July 1 and is the last of the series. Watch, subscribe, follow for details.