“Hey Little Rockabye – A Lullaby for Pet Adoption” Available Now

Buffy Sainte-Marie’s very first illustrated children’s book, Hey Little Rockabye – A Lullaby for Pet Adoption, is available now via Greystone Books!

Order online or find it in stores.

Hey Little Rockabye shares lyrics from a new song Buffy wrote to comfort her rescue animals when they first arrive home from the shelter. When you have your copy of the book, you can read along to the song “Hey Little Rockabye”, available on streaming services. You can also read along to the acapella performance of “Hey Little Rockabye” by Buffy, in the video below!

Accompanied by lovable illustrations by award-winning illustrator Ben Hodson, Hey Little Rockabye is perfect for reading—and singing—to your furry friends while curled up at home—and a fun way to teach kids the power of love and caring for all Earth’s creatures.


 

“Whiskey Sour Happy Hour” with Ed Helms and The Bluegrass Situation – May 13

On Wednesday, May 13, Buffy Sainte-Marie will perform on the final installment of the Whiskey Sour Happy Hour, presented by Ed Helms and The Bluegrass Situation.

The Whiskey Sour Happy Hour is a 21st-century online variety show to benefit MusiCares’ COVID-19 Relief Fund and Direct Relief. Hosted by Ed Helms, Whiskey Sour Happy Hour draws on his long-running Whiskey Sour Radio Hour shows at LA’s Largo to bring world-class music, comedy, and interviews directly into homes across the country and world.

This grand finale will also feature performances by Langhorne Slim, Molly Tuttle, Chris Eldridge, Valerie June, Indigo Girls, Matt Diffee, Rosanne Cash and John Leventhal, Mandy Moore and Taylor Goldsmith, Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn, Chris Thile, Stephen Colbert, and more.

Tune in at 8:00pm ET / 5:00pm PT.

Virtual LemonAid – Northern New Mexico’s Festival for Covid-19 Relief – May 8

On Friday, May 8, Buffy Sainte-Marie and a robust lineup of artists across multiple creative disciplines will band together (apart) for Virtual LemonAid, a digital arts festival to raise critical funds for the All Together New Mexico Fund and the Santa Fe County Connect Fund, to address immediate needs of New Mexicans affected by the COVID-19 crisis.

The festival begins at 8:00pm MDT, and is free to watch.

For ways to watch and ways to donate, head over to the Virtual LemonAid website.

13th Annual Outside Looking In Concert – Facebook Live – May 6

On Wednesday, May 6, tune into the live stream of Outside Looking In‘s 13th annual concert, featuring a performance by Buffy Sainte-Marie. The concert will stream on Facebook Live at 7:00pm ET.

Outside Looking In is a national, registered charity with a mission to empower Indigenous youth to thrive through education and the transformative art of dance while they pursue education, increase their mental and physical health, and engage in self-expression. Each spring, Outside Looking In produces an annual show that features youth from its participating communities. Normally the show takes place in downtown Toronto with matinee and evening performances; however, in response to COVID-19, its 13th edition has been moved to a virtual event via live stream!

This year’s show will be hosted by Tamara Podemski, and will also feature performances from Logan Staats and DJ Shub. Don’t miss it!

“Lean On Me” Featuring Buffy Sainte-Marie And Other Canadian Artists

Buffy Sainte-Marie and many other Canadian artists joined forces for a very special collaborative performance of “Lean On Me” by the late Bill Withers. The performance premiered on the “Stronger Together, Tous Ensemble” broadcast on Sunday, April 26, and is now available to watch, stream, and download.

This collaboration across the Canadian music community is brought to you by ArtistsCAN, a collective artist initiative raising funds for COVID-19 relief in Canada created by artists Tyler Shaw and Fefe Dobson.

All proceeds from the downloads, streams, and video plays go to the Canadian Red Cross to support their COVID-19 relief efforts. If you would like to make a donation, visit ArtistsCAN’s website or text LEANONME to 20222 to donate $10.

Pre-Order “Hey Little Rockabye – A Lullaby For Pet Adoption”

Buffy Sainte-Marie’s very first illustrated children’s book, Hey Little Rockabye – A Lullaby for Pet Adoption, is available for pre-order now.

Hey Little Rockabye shares lyrics from a new song Buffy wrote to comfort her rescue animals when they first arrive home from the shelter. With lovable illustrations by award-winning illustrator Ben Hodson, Hey Little Rockabye is perfect for reading—and singing—to your furry friends while curled up at home—and a fun way to teach kids the power of love and caring for all Earth’s creatures.

Hey Little Rockabye will be accompanied by the release of a recorded song by Buffy Sainte-Marie, so readers can sing along to the words in the book. The song will be available via digital music platforms Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, and others on May 12.

“Stronger Together, Tous Ensemble” Broadcast – April 26

Buffy Sainte-Marie and a star-studded lineup of Canadian artists, activists, actors, and athletes band together (apart) to support front-line workers and food banks across Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic in a one-hour special broadcast called Stronger Together, Tous Ensemble. The special will air Sunday, April 26 at 6:30pm local time (7:00pm in Newfoundland and Labrador).

Featuring a mix of music, messages, and more, Stronger Together, Tous Ensemble presents iconic Canadians sharing their stories of hope and inspiration in a national salute to front-line workers combating COVID-19. Canadian talent are uniting to show everyone working on the front lines of this pandemic that we are all #strongertogether.

During the broadcast, Canadians are also invited to donate to Food Banks Canada, to support local food banks from coast-to-coast-to-coast as they face the drastic impacts of COVID-19.

The special will air on more than two dozen platforms, including CBC, Citytv, CTV, and Global, as well as select specialty networks, radio stations, and streaming platforms across Canada. A live, simultaneous French translation will air on ICI ARTV, SériesPlus, VRAK, and V.

Visit https://strongertogethercanada.ca/ for a full list of ways to tune in.

COVID-19 Response: Postponed Tour Dates

In response to the COVID-19 situation around the world, it is with a heavy heart that Buffy Sainte-Marie must inform her fans about the postponement of some upcoming live concerts and appearances. As the health and safety of her fans is paramount, Buffy’s team is working with the concert/festival promoters of the following appearances to reschedule:

April 4 – Waimea, HI @ Kahilu Theatre
April 8 – Sydney, NSW @ City Recital Hall
April 9 – Melbourne, VIC @ Melbourne Recital Centre
April 10-13 – Byron Bay, NSW @ Byron Bay Bluesfest
April 15 – Cairns, QLD @ Tanks Arts Centre
May 22 – Toronto, ON @ CMW (Keynote Interview at the Sheraton Centre)

Please stay tuned for updates. For any ticket inquiries related to the postponed events, please contact your point of purchase who will be able to provide further information and assistance.

 

Tønder Festival 2020 – Denmark

Buffy Sainte-Marie will perform at the 2020 Tønder Festival in Denmark, taking place over August 27 to 30, 2020.

Tønder Festival is Denmark’s festival of Folk, Roots, Traditional Music, and Americana. This year, the Tønder Festival is featuring the music of a number of cultures from around the world that have strong, long-surviving traditions.

Buffy Sainte-Marie will perform on Sunday, August 30. Set times are forthcoming.

Get your tickets, don’t miss out!

“Hey Little Rockabye – A Lullaby for Pet Adoption” – Available May 12

Buffy Sainte-Marie is excited to announce the upcoming release of her very first illustrated children’s book, titled Hey Little Rockabye – A Lullaby for Pet Adoption, available on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 via Greystone Books.

This tender and moving picture book tells the story of a puppy who is looking for someone to love him. Will the girl who rescues him convince her parents to let her keep the little dog? Buffy Sainte-Marie advocates “putting the songs to work” and, like her other lyrics, Hey Little Rockabye conveys an important message about finding love and acceptance. Brought to life in charming illustrations by award-winning illustrator Ben Hodson, Hey Little Rockabye shares a not-yet-released song with the world for the first time.

Hey Little Rockabye will be accompanied by the release of a recorded song by Buffy Sainte-Marie, so readers can sing along to the words in the book. The song will be available via digital music platforms Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, and others on May 12.

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