"Heartwarming lyrics with warm harmonies, Flint & Feather sing songs on themes of
love and hope that provide a soothing soundtrack to any sunny afternoon."
- Kym Butler; Live Music and Artist Programs Coordinator at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre (AB)
"The best surprise of the festival for me was special guest 'Flint & Feather'. My friend beside me and I were moved to tears more than once."
- Heather Adamson; Songs In The Valley
Serenity Harvest Music Festival (BC)
"This young duo from Alberta won the hearts of our audience with their exquisite harmonies, fascinating stories, and abundant charm ... an act not to be missed."
- Kevin O'Regan; Music Coordinator for the Evenley Arts Council Series (GBR)
"Artists like 'Flint & Feather' keep my interest in music going. I was amazed at what great storytellers they were, not to mention great musicians as well!"
- Matthew Cushing; Music Coordinator for the Jasper Folk Music Festival (AB)
Independent Canadian performing artists Flint & Feather are a free-spirited husband and wife duo who are deeply passionate about connecting with people through folk/roots music, stories, and laughter.
Based in Calgary, Alberta, co-members Joal and Lauren Kamps blend storytelling with songwriting to create charming 'Rocky Mountain Folk Pop' songs inspired by Canadian history, rocky mountain folklore, and their own personal journeys.
Flint & Feather's original songs are filled with vivid imagery accented by delicate harmonies, and their honest and engaging approach to performance connects with listeners of all ages and backgrounds.
***For a full artist biography please visit our Artist Bio page.
2019: International and Provincial Showcases
2019: FACTOR Showcase Grant
2019: SOCAN Foundation Travel Assistance Grant
2018: Banff Centre 'Musicians in Residence' Program
2018: SOCAN Foundation Professional Development Grant
2018: Hornby School for Emerging Artists
2018: SOCAN Foundation Travel Assistance Grant
2018: Prophets of Music 'Emerging Artist Program'
2018: AFA Individual Music Project Grant
2017: FACTOR Canada Artist Development Grant
2017: CADA Small Experiments Program Grant
2017: SOCAN Foundation Travel Assistance Grant
2017: 32-date tour of The Netherlands and Germany
2016: 27-date tour of The Netherlands
2016: VIA Rail's 'Artists On Board' Program
2016: CADA Artist Opportunity Grant
2016: Bell Media Prize (Artist Entrepreneur Program)
2016: Canada's Music Incubator's 'Artist Entrepreneur Program'
2019: OSAC Annual Conference (Saskatoon, SK)
2019: SERFA Annual Conference (Chattanooga, USA)
2018: Banff Centre Open Studio (Banff, AB)
2018: Calgary Stampede WOTW Showcase (Calgary, AB)
2018: ProArts Society Concerts (Calgary, AB)
2018: Creekside Concerts (Priddis, AB)
2017: Calgary Stampede WOTW Showcase (Calgary, AB)
2017: Sofar Sounds (Den Haag, NLD)
2017: Sofar Sounds (Amsterdam, NLD)
2017: Muzikamer Special (Noardburgum, NLD)
2017: Lakeside Stories (Enkhuizen, NLD)
2017: Evenley Arts Council Series (Evenley, GBR)
2016: Sofar Sounds (Edmonton, AB)
2016: Sofar Sounds (Calgary, AB)
2016: Calgary Stampede WOTW Showcase (Calgary, AB)
2016: CMI's Artist Extravaganza Showcase (Toronto, ON)
2016: Acoustic Harvest Folk Club (Toronto, ON)
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