Tara MacLean - Stan Rogers Folk Festival - Canso, Nova Scotia, Canada

Tara MacLean



Canadian singer/songwriter Tara MacLean has been an internationally renowned and award winning recording and touring artist for over 25 years. She released her first album with the Nettwerk Music Group in 1996 and Sony Music Publishing Canada. Next she signed with Capitol Records, and EMI Canada with her JUNO nominated band Shaye. She has written and recorded six solo albums and two with the band. Tara wrote, produced, and directed a hit theatre show called, “Atlantic Blue – The Stories of Atlantic Canada’s Iconic Songwriters” which enjoyed sold out crowds for 4 years, the last one as part of the Charlottetown Festival. Her first book, Song of the Sparrow, will be released on March 14th, 2023 with Harper Collins Canada, followed by a new album that is the soundtrack for the book on April 14th.

“Tara shares her extraordinary, harrowing, inspiring experiences while also delivering a masterclass on courage, passion and resilience.”
—Marissa Stapely, NY Times best- selling Author