"Prepare to be uplifted. Latitude is Rant Maggie Rant’s breakthrough album - a wonderful mix of Trad folk, Roots, Celtic, and World rhythms, that skips effortlessly between genres... and often within the same track. Great stuff.”
Jan  Hall, Folk Roots Radio

"This Ontario folk ensemble might be the ultimate melting pot of musical styles, and delights in mixing elements in surprising and fun new concoctions.....lots of trad folk, but it's turned on its head...these are all special players, giving new life and different twists to originals and classic folk covers. The lovely Paper Boats is perhaps the best example of their first-tier ensemble at work, starting as an acoustic guitar/percussion number, before recorder, fiddle and more join,  doubling and tripling the lilting melody line, touches of Africa gliding in. It's three-quarters instrumental, although when there are vocals, again, it's a wonderful sound, especially the crazy folk-scatting on Cocktails in the Cabana."
Bob Mersereau, CBC Radio
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2018 Jack Richardson Music Award Winners for Traditional Folk/Roots
2015 Australian Celtic Award Winners for International Artist of the Year
2013 Jack Richardson Music Award Winners for Traditional Folk/Roots
Nominated 13 times for Traditional Folk/Roots, World Music and Celtic Awards
RANT MAGGIE RANT embraces the time honoured styles of the music from the seven Celtic nations (the obvious Ireland, Scotland, Cornwall, Wales, and the lesser known Isle of Mann, and the Celtic regions of Galicia in Spain and Brittany in France), as well as from Quebec and Canada's East Coast, with each member bringing their individually unique influences to create an uplifting, infectious sound.

RANT MAGGIE RANT's fusion of Latin and Mediterranean rhythms, African hand drumming and percussion, blues/rock guitar backdrops, revved up tempos, unexpected time changes, and a unique rhythmic attack take their listeners on a journey to several cultural musical landmarks. Their repertoire combines original and contemporary compositions with traditional tunes, often blending them together to deliver an intoxicating performance.

Upcoming Concert Dates

Previous events

Date Event Location
Stratford, ON - Knox Presbyterian Church  
Ottawa, ON - National Arts Centre - SOLD OUT!  
Brantford, ON - Sanderson Centre - Matinee  
Aurora, ON - Aurora Cultural Centre - SOLD OUT  
London, ON - Aeolian Hall w/ Special Guests Trent Severn  
Parry Sound, ON - Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts  
Toronto, ON - Jane Mallett Theatre - Modern Knowledge Event  
Miller Lake, ON - Private Event  
Kincardine, ON - Bluewater Summer Playhouse Kincardine, ON Kincardine, ON
Stratford, ON - Revival House w/ The Young'uns Stratford, ON Stratford, ON
Kingsville, ON - Kingsville Folk Festival Kingsville, ON Kingsville, ON
Kingsville, ON - Kingsville Folk Music Festival Kingsville, ON Kingsville, ON
Highgate, ON - The Mary Webb Centre Highgate, ON Highgate, ON
Sarnia, ON - Imperial Theatre Sarnia, ON Sarnia, ON
Utopia, ON - Utopia Hall - 2PM Matinee Utopia, ON Utopia, ON
Deep River, ON - Child's Auditorium Deep River, ON Deep River, ON
Kirkland Lake, ON - Northern College Kirkland Lake Campus Kirkland Lake, ON Kirkland Lake, ON
North Bay, ON - Summit Room at the Voyager Inn - North Bay Symphony Orchestra Fundraiser North Bay, ON North Bay, ON
Gravenhurst, ON - Gravenhurst Opera House Gravenhurst, ON Gravenhurst, ON
Midland, ON - Midland Cultural Centre Midland, ON Midland, ON