First Presbyterian Church - Gathering Space (Site #12) - 7:30, 8:45 & 9:45
*** PERFORMANCE CANCELED ***
Unfortunately, due to inclement weather in Canada which prohibited air travel, Meaghan Blanchard will not be able to perform at First Night Raleigh 2013.
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Meaghan Blanchard is a singer/songwriter from Hunter River, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Her latest album “Chasin’ Lonely Again” won a 2011 ECMA award. Her first album “Changing Things” won four Music PEI Awards in 2009.
She has performed for William and Kate during their Royal Visit to PEI in the summer of 2011 and played 47 shows in 15 days at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, BC in 2010. She has toured in Alberta, Manitoba and Ontario as well as select Maritime dates.
In 2012 Meaghan appeared in her first television special “The Songs Of Gene MacLellan” which aired nationally on the CBC in Canada in the summer. She played the Mariposa Folk Festival for the first time this year, as well as, the Deep Roots Festival in Wolfville, NS in September. She has a new album releasing in 2013.