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11 November 2021 / Read

FREE LIVESTREAM CD RELEASE Tomorrow, (and Backstage today!)

This just in… FREE LIVESTREAM for our friends who are to far to join us in-person, you can watch our big CD RELEASE EXTRAVAGANZA live – for one night only. This is not a pre-tape, and it ain’t sticking around online either so set your alarm! This Saturday November 13 at 7:30 pm EST. There […]

4 November 2021 / Read

NEW CD, video, live Concert, and today’s Backstage!

Hello friends, TODAY IS THE DAY!  Sultans of String are officially releasing SANCTUARY, the highly anticipated followup to our album Refuge. This ambitious, diverse, inclusive and passionately artistic album puts our band face-to-face with a VIP roster of global ‘ambassadors’, some of whom are recent immigrants and refugees to Canada, as well as important Indigenous voices.  All are […]

28 October 2021 / Read

Today’s Backstage, Sanctuary Pre-order, new Video, and gigs!

Hello Friends! Hope you are well! Today’s instalment of Backstage features exceptional flautist Anh Phung from our Refuge album playing a couple songs live, nerding out on some cool looping tech, and talking about music. There are no actual tickets, simply join the Livestream at noon EST   And super fun news! SANCTUARY, our […]

21 October 2021 / Read

Nov 13 In-Person show of the year… Today’s Backstage… Surprise for teachers!

Okay so remember almost two years ago when we were going to tour the world with our live Refuge show? And then everything changed… and since then we made our companion album Sanctuary…  So we are having a world debut, double CD release extravaganza on November 13 with guests from BOTH albums!  It is going to […]

15 October 2021 / Read

New Video, today on Backstage, and Concert tomorrow!

Hello everyone, and happy Friday! We are excited to share our new video with you, the single #2 off our upcoming album Sanctuary. Check out the article and video at this link. Trust me, you are going to want to watch this one! AND Today we continue on Backstage, our new interview and music series […]

7 October 2021 / Read

Coolest livestream EVER – Women of Song & Story

Hi there! I hope you are all well :)   Please join us for this super cool Livestream we are presenting next Saturday Oct 16 at 7:00 pm EDT   Women of Song & Story 5 TALENTED WOMEN WITH INCREDIBLE SONGS TO SHARE – full bios below. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ★ Juno Award winner Kellylee Evans ★  America’s […]

29 September 2021 / Read

Backstage today (Friday), and upcoming gigs!

Hi all! Super excited about today’s BACKSTAGE, our new interview and music series with Sultans of String and exciting special guests each Friday at noon EST from Sanctuary (the Refuge Project). This fourth instalment features exceptional artist Saskia Tomkins, where we will launch the song and video we recorded together for our upcoming Sanctuary album, […]

23 September 2021 / Read

Backstage Live tomorrow, and upcoming gigs!

Hello everyone! Tomorrow (friday) at Noon EST we have our third edition of BACKSTAGE with Sultans of String and super special guest Leen Hamo. Leen is a Toronto-based Syrian artist, musician, singer and violin player. She started her music education at the age of 10 at the “Arabic Musical Institute” in Aleppo-Syria, and her musical […]

16 September 2021 / Read

Backstage Live tomorrow, and upcoming Real Gigs!

Hi there, I hope you are all well, and lots to tell you about today :) 1) Tomorrow (friday) at Noon EST we have our second edition of BACKSTAGE with Sultans of String and super special guest Padideh Ahrarnejad on and instrument called the Tar! Padideh is a graduate of the Tehran Art Music School […]

10 September 2021 / Read

New single/video out today – Folk Radio UK feature

“With a new album in the pipeline, NY Times and BILLBOARD charting world music supergroup Sultans of String are releasing their brand-new single Mi Santuario on Sept 10, 2021. The song features the four core Sultans as well as an incredibly talented and inspiring special guest Juan Carlos Medrano, who co-wrote the music with the […]

7 September 2021 / Read

New weekly livestream kicks off Friday with new video/single!

Hi everyone, and I hope you have had a great summer! Sultans of String are excited to announce…  BACKSTAGE! Our new online Interview & Music series features guests from our Refuge and Sanctuary albums. Join us each Friday at Noon EST as we dive into the lives and the music of these fascinating artists, all […]

9 August 2021 / Read

This one song could change EVERYTHING for us

Hello friends! I am not a huge fan of public voting on contests, because I truly believe that everyone has a valuable artistic voice, and how can you judge one song or band against another? That being said, our Sultans of String collaboration song is one of ten finalists in the Summer Song contest run […]