Updates & Band News

Exclusive Video Premiere for “Council of Misery” Plus CBC Daybreak

We are so thankful to Canadian Beats, a national online music magazine, for premiering our newest official music video on March 18. The video was shot by Edmonton-born, Vancouver Island-based writer, Jesse van der Schaaf, and all filming was done near Duncan, British Columbia. (Where we will be on tour soon!)  Please check  out the…

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The Value of Losers, Spring Tour, and Limited Edition Stuff!

Has anyone else noticed the recent fascination in “losers”? “Losers” in life, sport, arts, etc. We have. We wrote our most recent record reflecting on this. And now there’s a show on Netflix about it. Perhaps it’s due to the constant need of the current American President to label his opposers (often intellectuals) as “losers.”…

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Connections & Gratitude

I’ve been reading a lot lately about the loss of connections in our modern world, and the need to reconnect in order to live meaningful lives and have a sense of hope and future. Our culture has become disconnected and we need to find our way back to retaining and reforming authentic connections. I think, in this…

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Super Blood Wolf Moon

No, it’s not a new song, it’s a rare lunar eclipse happening here in our northern hemisphere. The mention of blood and wolves, got us talking about the connections between the supernatural, violence, and new beginnings. Ryan and I chatted long into the night and spoke about how the act of creation often comes out…

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Winter Is Coming – A Reissue of Some Wintery Tunes!

It’s that time of year again where we get ready to settle in and cozy up with loved ones. Ryan and I decided it was time to revisit an older recording we did back in 2011. It’s a fun little EP called Winter is Coming: Songs of Winter and Christmas. We will be announcing further…

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Print Affair: Winter Woods at SNAP with music by F&M

F&M is excited to be part of a very special event in our arts community. SNAP, The Society of Northern Alberta Print-artists, is one of Canada’s premier centres for visual arts research and innovations. They have been providing accessible opportunities for our print making community since 1982. F&M look forward to sharing music with the…

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Wine and Winter Wanderings

Do you ever feel like time is standing still when you walk through a snowy winter morning? It’s been just that kind of a dreamy time for F&M. It seems that December has sneaked up on us this year. So we thought we would dig into our past recordings and revive a very special release…

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Alberta Hope

F&M is on the road in Alberta to share “Lessons From Losers.” Thursday, November 1st in Calgary at The King Eddy with special guests I Am The Mountain. Get your advance tickets HERE Friday, November 2nd  in Medicine Hat- sorry this date will be rescheduled in the new year. Saturday, November 3rd in Lethbridge at…

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Praise for Lessons From Losers

F&M’s sixth album, Lessons From Losers, was released on September 21, 2018. At the Edmonton release party, Rebecca shared the following quote from Paul Auster: “The best argument for the importance of art lies precisely in its uselessness, that we are most deeply and powerfully human when we do things for the pure pleasure of…

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Official Video “Lessons From Losers”

F&M is thrilled to announce the exclusive premiere of their new video, “Lessons From Losers,” via Atwood Magazine. It’s the title track from F&M’s sixth baroque-pop album, out Sept. 21.  “F&M’s poignant, harrowing song ‘Lessons From Losers’ is a wondrous ode to those who opt for beauty and love, even in the face of loss…

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