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Above: Bruce Cockburn's latest release :
Slice O Life
30 April 2009 Vote for Bruce at Zunior.com
25 March 2009 Bruce Cockburn's Etown Show
23 March 2009 Note From Jenny Scheinman
17 March 2009 Bruce Cockburn Signs With The Agency Group
1 March 2009 Celia Shacklett - TRANSFORMATEURS - Bruce Cockburn Contributes to CD
14 December 2008 Gifts That Grow
Help Farmers Half a World Away Plant Seeds of Hope
14 November 2008 Recent Show Interviews & Reviews
Benefit Concerts
14 November 2008 Return To Nepal - DVD
13 November 2008 Bruce Recording
for the Tribute Album to The Mississippi Sheiks
17 October 2008 Return To Nepal Film Screenings
15 September 2008 Bruce Cockburn Tribute Concert
2 September 2008 News From Bernie - Solo Live CD
14 June 2008 Artists For Bob
14 May 2008 LIVE CD and BIO DVD
News from Finkelstein Management
28 April 2008 Bruce Cockburn Supports the Ubuntu Project
21 April 2008 Bruce Cockburn To Record His First Ever Live Solo Album
17 April 2008 Child Soldiers No More Concert
Romeo Dallaire and Bruce Cockburn headline benefit concert
16 April 2008 Artists for Bob Lovelace
for jailed Algonquin activist Bob Lovelace
11 April 2008 Bruce Cockburn performing concert series across New England
with special guest Catherine MacLellan
6 April 2008 Cockburn to perform at benefit concert
for jailed Algonquin activist Bob Lovelace
10 March 2008 Bruce Cockburn visits Truro
for Seedy Saturday event
6 March 2008 Bruce Cockburn in Truro and Halifax
Cockburn here to promote food safety
8 February 2008 Possibilites for 2008
A Conversation with Bernie Finkelstein
18 December 2007 True North Records founder Finkelstein turns over the reins
Linus acquired all of True North's publishing except that of Bruce Cockburn
7 December 2007 Driving Away
New song Co-written with Annabelle Chvostek
2 December 2007 Shakin' All Over
Canadian Pop Music in the 1960s
2 December 2007 Ontario, Quebec sweep folk awards
Cockburn shut out ...
27 November 2007 USC's new Gifts that Grow Catalogue
Bruce Cockburn returns to Nepal after 20 years
2 November 2007 Witnessing "the Most Beautiful Place on Earth"
Bruce Cockburn returns to Nepal after 20 years
28 October 2007 Bruce & USC Canada Return to Nepal
17 October 2007 Bruce Cockburn up for 4 Canadian Folk Music Awards
12 October 2007 Down at the Sea Hotel
30 August 2007 News from True North
22 August 2007 Life Short Call Now Tour Reports - Part 3
Manchester, New Hampshire and Solfest
03 February 2007 Early Bruce Cockburn - The Flying Circus and Olivus
By Nick Warburton
03 February 2007 THIS and THAT
7 December 2006 OPTICAL REALITIES DELEGATION TO VENEZUELA
6 November 2006 FolkWax Is Sittin' In With Bruce Cockburn
Interview by Bob Gersztyn
2 November 2006 Canadian Folk Music Awards Nominations
24 October 2006 Canadian Tour
20 August 2006 This and That
20 August 2006 Life Short Call Now
Tour Reports - Part 2
24 June 2006 Life Short Call Now
Liner Notes - Bio - Tour Kick Off
22 March 2006 Recording Session Info
17 March 2006 New Album New Tour
17 March 2006 Bruce to Receive "Humanitarian" Award from Junos
Bruce is featured on one of the DVDs up for the Music DVD of the Year
and Jimmy Buffet has recorded Wondering Where the Lions Are
June 2006 Bruce Cockburn Songbooks
7 March 2006 STEVE BELL / My Dinner with Bruce - & -MAKEPOVERTYHISTORY
17 January 2006 NEW YEAR, NEW ALBUM, NEW TOUR
Bernie Finkelstein to recieve the Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award,
Review from the Bambi Meets Blackie show, and Shakin" All Over
22 October 2005 The Speechless Tour Show Reports
24 August 2005 Speechless: The Instrumental Bruce Cockburn
22 August 2005 Not Waiting for a Miracle: an Evening with David Suzuki and Bruce Cockburn
2 June 2005 BRUCE COCKBURN SET TO RECORD HIS FIRST INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM TITLED SPEECHLESS
1 June 2005 CELEBRITY INTERVIEW AT THE NORTH BY NORTHEAST MUSIC & FILM FESTIVAL
23 March 2005 2005 Re-Masters
and links to some great interviews.
17 January 2005 Bruce Cockburn Confirmed as Celebrity Interview
at NXNE Music & Film Festival and Conference.
10 January 2005 TSUNAMI RELIEF BENEFITS
Bruce Cockburn, along with many other Canadian artists will be performing at a benefit concert and a telethon.
9 September 2004 FROM THE ROAD - PART VII
Fan reports from the You've Never Seen Everything tour - Solfest
15 August 2004 FROM THE ROAD - PART VI
Fan reports from the You've Never Seen Everything tour - Iron Horse in Northhampton
7 August 2004 BRUCE COCKBURN AND SAM PHILLIPS TO APPEAR IN A BENEFIT CONCERT AT THE HERMOSA BEACH PLAYHOUSE
Jimmy Buffet chooses two Cockburn songs for his current number one release.
20 June 2004 FROM THE ROAD - PART V
Fan reports from the You've Never Seen Everything tour - Blackheath Halls & Wolverhampton
And Other News
June 2004 In A Dangerous Time
Bruce Cockburn On His Rage, His Music, And His Hunger For The Divine by Greg King
16 April 2004 Watch This!
Bruce Cockburn on A Zoe/Rounder Video Compilation DVD
1 March 2004 FROM THE ROAD - PART IV
Fan reports from the You've Never Seen Everything tour - Paradise- Mateel - Eugene
15 February 2004 BRUCE COCKBURN is back from Iraq - Part 2
Interview by Bob Doran
28 January 2004 BRUCE COCKBURN is back from Iraq
Interview by Mike Ferner and further linkage
9 January 2004 FROM TRUE NORTH:
Humanitarian Fact Finding Mission to Travel to Iraq
14 December 2003 FROM THE ROAD - PART III
Fan reports from the You've Never Seen Everything tour - Park West & Empire
11 December 2003 FROM TRUE NORTH:
You've Never Seen Everything Named Album Of The Year By The Music Box
6 September 2003 DELUXE EDITIONS -Part 2
Remasters
1 August 2003 FROM THE ROAD - PART II
Fan reports from the You've Never Seen Everything tour - The Mystic
21 July 2003 FROM THE ROAD - PART I
Fan reports from the You've Never Seen Everything tour
4 June 2003 INTERVIEW WITH BRUCE COCKBURN
BBC Scotland radio, 4 June 2003, by Tom Morton
2 June 2003 YOU'VE NEVER SEEN EVERYTHING
Album Review by Suzanne Myers.
16 Feburary 2003 QUESTIONS and ANSWERS with BERNIE FINKELSTEIN
1 January 2003 BAMBI and the DEER HUNTERS
6 October 2002 DELUXE EDITIONS
6 October 2002 AWARDS
And Other News
30 July 2002 NEWS FROM TRUE NORTH
News on the recording of Bruce's 30th album.
30 July 2002 ON MY BEAT: FAN REPORTS FROM THE
'ANYTHING ANYTIME ANYWHERE TOUR' (PART VIII)

Report on the 24 July 2002 show at the Pabst Theater in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
3 July 2002 ON MY BEAT: FAN REPORTS FROM THE
'ANYTHING ANYTIME ANYWHERE TOUR' (PART VII)

Report on the 01 July 2002 Hawkins Amphitheatre show in Reno, Neveda
2 July 2002 ON MY BEAT: FAN REPORTS FROM THE
'ANYTHING ANYTIME ANYWHERE TOUR' (PART VI)

Report on the 29 June 2002 show at the Kate Wolf Memorial Festival
19 June 2002 "THIS RECORD IS ABOUT SONGS AND GROOVES"
AN INTERVIEW WITH ANDY MILNE ABOUT HIS COMING ALBUM
6 May 2002 THE SPIRIT CONCERT
A benefit concert for the Bill Reid Foundation.
28 April 2002 ONE MAN'S VIEW
A series of album reviews by Wilfred Langmaid.
28 April 2002 SERENDIPITY.... by Wilfred Langmaid
How the cockburnproject aquired a copy of the Convocation Speech Bruce made.
8 April 2002 ON MY BEAT: FAN REPORTS FROM THE
'ANYTHING ANYTIME ANYWHERE TOUR' (PART V)

Reports on the 7 March Detroit, 8 March Chicago, 9 March Madison, 19 San Fransisco, & 21 March Portland shows
9 March 2002 ON MY BEAT: FAN REPORTS FROM THE
'ANYTHING ANYTIME ANYWHERE TOUR' (PART III & IV)

Reports on the March 1 Somerville & March 5 Baltimore shows
4 March 2002 ON MY BEAT: FAN REPORTS FROM THE
'ANYTHING ANYTIME ANYWHERE TOUR' (PART II)

Report on the 28 Feburary 2002 Keene, New Hampshire show
15 Feburary 2002 ON MY BEAT: FAN REPORTS FROM THE
'ANYTHING ANYTIME ANYWHERE TOUR' (PART I)

Report on the 31 January 2002 Glasgow show
27 January 2002 ALL THE DIAMONDS... ON ONE ALBUM:
by Paul Alkazraji
2 January 2002 ANYTHING ANYTIME ANYWHERE
Singles 1979-2002
14 November 2001 NADINE PEQUENEZA:
Another Perspective on the Life and Times of Bruce Cockburn
6 November 2001 LIFE AND TIMES:
AN INTERVIEW WITH ROBERT LANG
1 November 2001 BRUCE'S LIFE AND TIMES ON CBC...
...and NEWS FROM THE AFGHAN FRONT
10 September 2001 COMING IN 2002:
...A GREATEST HITS ALBUM WITH 2 TRACKS RECORDED IN 2001, FIRST U.S. RE-RELEASES FROM A SERIES OF 18 REMASTERED COCKBURN ALBUMS INCLUDING BONUS TRACKS, AND A NEW AUTUMN 2002 STUDIO ALBUM.
16 May 2001 Q: WHAT IS BRUCE UP TO THESE DAYS?
A: A FEW ANTI-LANDMINE CONCERTS, BENEFIT CDS, AND GUEST APPEARANCES
9 May 2001 CD REVIEW: CREATION DREAM - THE SONGS OF BRUCE COCKBURN
THE PROJECT'S ROB CALDWELL REVIEWS MICHAEL OCCHIPINTI'S JAZZ INTERPRETATIONS OF COCKBURN'S MUSIC
9 May 2001 A LITTLE MAGIC, A LITTLE MYSTERY, IT'S...
..BRUCE COCKBURN & TORONTO: A HISTORICAL TOUR!
16 April 2001 CONCERTS FOR A LANDMINE FREE WORLD CD REVIEW
THE PROJECT'S ROB CALDWELL REVIEWS THE APRIL 10TH RELEASE, FEATURING 'THE MINES OF MOZAMBIQUE'
27 March 2001 CONCERTS FOR A LANDMINE FREE WORLD CD OUT ON APRIL 10TH!
THE 11-TRACK ALBUM, WHICH RAISES MONEY FOR THE ANTI-LANDMINES CAMPAIGN, FEATURES A SOLO LIVE PERFORMANCE OF COCKBURN'S 'THE MINES OF MOZAMBIQUE"
14 March 2001 FOUR 'LOST' POEMS OF BRUCE COCKBURN
JULY/AUGUST 1967 EDITION OF WEED MAGAZINE HAS A FEW SURPRISES. THE PROJECT'S ROB CALDWELL FILLS US IN ON THE HISTORY.
5 March 2001 BRUCE COCKBURN INDUCTED INTO CANADIAN MUSIC HALL OF FAME
DETAILS OF THE EVENT, FULL TRANSCRIPT OF SPEECH, RESULTS OF PROJECT'S LANDMINES APPEAL
16 February 2001 COMING EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
COMING CBC SPECIAL, MORE ON JUNOS, AND LANDMINE APPEAL UPDATE
8 February 2001 BRUCE COCKBURN... ON AOL CHAT :-)
AND OTHER EVENTS
15 January 2001 1971 CBC ARCHIVE PERFORMANCE AVAILABLE ON THE NET
LISTEN TO SEVEN SOLO SONGS FROM AN OTTAWA COFFEE HOUSE CONCERT
17 December 2000 INTERVIEW WITH DAVID WREN
JON CARROLL TALKS TO THE LUTHIER AND TWELFTH FRET OWNER ABOUT COCKBURN'S GUITARS
9 December 2000 COCKBURN CONCLUDES 1999-2000 TOUR WITH ANTI-LANDMINE CONCERTS
CURRENT PLANS? JAZZ ALBUM WITH ANDY MILNE AND "TAKING AS MUCH TIME OFF AS I CAN".
8 December 2000 THE RAGE OF BRUCE COCKBURN
GERALD VOS TALKS TO COCKBURN IN AMSTERDAM
25 November 2000 BRUCE IS TO ENTER JUNO'S 'CANADIAN MUSIC HALL OF FAME'
OTHER AWARDS ROLL IN FROM SOCAN AND THE NATIVE AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS
24 October 2000 COCKBURN PERFORMS AT THE LETELIER-MOFFITT HUMAN RIGHTS AWARDS CEREMONY IN D.C.
"TO ME AN ACTIVIST PUTS THEIR LIFE ON THE LINE OR AT LEAST THEIR LIVELIHOOD ON THE LINE FOR WHAT THEY BELIEVE IN."
24 September 2000 COCKBURN JOINS SUZUKI FOUNDATION TO LAUNCH ONLINE CAMPAIGN ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND AIR POLUTION
LOBBY BEFORE THE UNITED NATIONS CLIMATE SUMMIT IN NOVEMBER 2000!
17 September 2000 THE STORY OF A GUITAR
FROM LUTHIER TO CURRENT OWNER: COCKBURN'S BLUE "FLYING V"
21 August 2000 "STAND AND BE COUNTED"
BRUCE COCKBURN FEATURED IN NEW VIDEO DOCUMENTARY ON RAISING SOCIAL ISSUES THROUGH MUSIC
5 August 2000 AN INTERVIEW WITH BRUCE COCKBURN
LIVE ON KMUD RADIO, GARBERVILLE, CALIFORNIA, JULY 28, 2000
21 May 2000 AFTER THE RAIN: FAN REPORTS FROM THE CURRENT TOUR (PART III)
HAPPY FANS AND UNANIMOUS KUDOS FOR SUPPORTING MUSICIANS STEVE LUCAS AND BEN RILEY
4 May 2000 JAZZ GUITARIST MICHAEL OCCHIPINTI CURRENTLY RECORDING THE MUSIC OF BRUCE COCKBURN
ALBUM SCHEDULED FOR LATE SUMMER RELEASE
3 May 2000 AFTER THE RAIN: FAN REPORTS FROM THE CURRENT TOUR (PART II)
A NEW FAN AND AN OLD FAN TALK ABOUT TWO CONCERTS IN MARCH
23 April 2000 MARCH INTERVIEW ON WERU-FM IN MAINE
COCKBURN TALKS ABOUT HIS INFLUENCES, AFRICA, AND HIS LATEST ALBUM
13 March 2000 COCKBURN WINS AT THE MARCH 12TH JUNO AWARDS
'BREAKFAST' ENGINEERS JOHN WHYNOT AND COLIN LINDEN NOMINATED
10 March 2000 25 ALBUMS: BRUCE COCKBURN STILL GIVING IT AWAY
BY TOM GROENING, BANGOR DAILY NEWS
19 February 2000 AFTER THE RAIN: FAN REPORTS FROM THE CURRENT TOUR
GIGS ARE A MIXTURE OF GOLDEN OLDIES, UNEXPECTED SONG CHOICES AND ENTHUSIASTIC AUDIENCES
3 February 2000 Y2K: WERE YOU READY?
COCKBURN PLAYS TORONTO FOR THE LAST NIGHT OF THE WORLD. GRAEME BURK REPORTS FROM THE HARBOUR IN TORONTO
10 December 1999 BRUCE COCKBURN INTERVIEWED ON KBCO IN BOULDER, COLORADO
COCKBURN TALKS ABOUT AVOIDING THE RUT, LANDMINES, WHY 'WE THREE KINGS' DIDN'T END UP ON THE CHRISTMAS ALBUM, AND THE REVIVAL OF 'LORD OF THE STARFIELDS' IN ITALY
2 December 1999 ACOUSTIC GUITAR MAGAZINE PUBLISHES 'BREAKFAST' TUNINGS
PLUS WHERE TO FIND OTHER TUNINGS, TABS, AND SHEET MUSIC
29 November 1999 "WONDERING WHERE THE LIONS ARE" VISITS THE E.R.
THANKSGIVING EPISODE FEATURES COCKBURN'S 1979 SONG
18 November 1999 "THE COOLEST MUSICIAN ON EARTH"
DAVID NEWTON REPORTS ON THE BRUCE-ELVIS CONNECTION AND MORE!
1 November 1999 BRUCE COCKBURN TALKS TO 'GUITARIST' MAGAZINE
A SPECIAL REPORT FROM DAVID NEWTON IN THE UK
31 October 1999 COCKBURN FEATURED IN 'THE OTHER SIDE' MAGAZINE
TALKS ABOUT HIS SONG WRITING, FAITH, POLITICAL ACTIVITIES, AND MORE
25 October 1999 BRUCE COCKBURN RECEIVES LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN EUROPE
REPORT FROM THE 21 OCTOBER GIG IN SANREMO, ITALY
21 September 1999 COCKBURN FEATURED IN WORDS AND MUSIC MAGAZINE
BC SHARES HIS THOUGHTS ON HIS JOURNEYS; BOTH CAREER AND ACTUAL
14 September 1999 COCKBURN'S 25TH ALBUM RELEASED
"BREAKFAST IN NEW ORLEANS, DINNER IN TIMBUKTU" IS A REFLECTIVE BUT UPBEAT ALBUM, WOVEN FROM A VARIED SPECTRUM OF MUSICAL STREAMS
30 August 1999 24 AUGUST APPEARANCE BY COCKBURN ON KPIG AVAILABLE
COCKBURN PREVIEWS SONGS FROM NEW ALBUM
16 August 1999 BREAKFAST IN NEW YORK, LIGHT LUNCH IN GERMANY, AND HAGGIS DINNER IN GLASGOW
EUROPEAN TOUR DATES. PLUS, COCKBURN TALKS ABOUT NEW ALBUM
16 August 1999 AUGUST APPEARANCES ON US WEST COAST RADIO STATIONS
Early August 1999 RYKO PROFILES COMING ALBUM
LISTEN & PRE-ORDER NOW
12 July 1999 NEWS OF SOLO & BAND TOURS
AMERICAN & EUROPEAN DATES PLANNED FOR 1999
Summer 1999 MALI DOCUMENTARY AVAILABLE
'RIVER OF SAND' WEBSITE IS EXCELLENT
Summer 1999 LAST COCKBURN ALBUM ROCKED
UPCOMING ALBUM RUMOURED TO ROCK




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