With a recording career spanning thirty-four years, the legendary Canadian folk singer Ferron is back with a beautiful release. Boulder, produced by Bitch (Righteous Babe, Kill Rocks Stars), is a collection of songs that illuminates what we know and love about Ferron. Boulder is intimate and sparsely arranged, and calls on inspired performances by mentees Ani DiFranco, Samantha Parton (Be Good Tanyas), The Indigo Girls, and Jd Samson (Le Tigre). Boulder was produced by Bitch, mixed by Tucker Martine (Decemberists, Death Cab for Cutie, Bill Frisell) and mastered by Jon Cohrs (Laurie Anderson, Pink Martini, Quasi).
Ferron writes of love with the relentless introspection of Leonard Cohen, and, as with classic Bob Dylan, her songs' tough, questioning attitude sometimes gives way to the unexpected… --Rolling Stone Magazine