Republished on Exclaim: ‘The River, the Road’ (mini-documentary)

Andrew Phelan and Keenan Lawlor of The River and the Road

Andrew Phelan and Keenan Lawlor of The River and the Road

Today (May 12), Vancouver folk rockers the River and the Road are releasing their album Headlights through MapleMusic Records, and for listeners who are interested in learning a little more about the band, they are now the subjects of a 14-minute mini-doc.

The featurette is titled The River, the Road. It follows the Vancouverites to Prince George, BC, for what’s described as “one of their strangest gigs to date”: as the musical act of a Rogers Hometown Hockey event. It features intimate performance footage along with interview clips, and we learn about the band’s history, tour habits, and their struggles to find success as indie musicians.

Read the rest of the article on Exclaim

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About Jon Hernandez

Jon Hernandez is a Journalist, Tree Planter, and current student at UBC's Graduate School of Journalism. He holds a Bachelors of Arts from UBC Vancouver, and has worked for such publications as The Region and Sustainability Television. View all posts by Jon Hernandez

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