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Oh Susanna Pairs with Canada’s Best on ‘Namedropper’

October 15, 2014 8:24 AM | Entertainment

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Alternative country musician Oh Susanna is touring to promote her latest album, featuring written music by some of Canada’s best songwriters.

Oh Susanna, aka Suzie Ungerleider, will perform Saturday, November 8 at Winnipeg’s West End Cultural Centre.

The album, Namedropper, is a collection of songs written for her by Keri Latimer of Nathan, Ron Sexsmith, Royal Wood, Jim Cuddy, Amelia Curran and others. The album was released October 7 and completed on time, despite Ungerleider being diagnosed with breast cancer in the spring of 2013. Her initial reaction was a sense of guilt that her ensuing treatment would put the brakes on what had become a highly anticipated musical project for her, her collaborators and fans.

Tickets for the show are $25 at the door or $20 in advance through the WECC, Ticketmaster, Winnipeg Folk Festival Music Store and Music Trader.

— Staff