The Fugitives

The Fugitives, established in 2007, have released four records, which have been nominated for multiple Canadian Folk Music Awards and a Western Canadian Music Award. Their previous album, Everything Will Happen, spent ten weeks on the top ten Canadian folk charts, and earned them a support slot across Western Canada with Buffy Sainte-Marie and an appearance at UK’s Glastonbury Festival. Their follow-up, The Promise of Strangers, is set for release on January 26th on Borealis Records.


The Promise of Strangers

Released 2018



Everything Will Happen

Released October 22, 2013

The Fugitives – Everything Will Happen

Nominated for Best Vocal Group at the 2014 Canadian Folk Music Awards and Best Roots Album at the Western Canadian Music Awards.



  1. Love Affairs
  2. Old Mistakes
  3. Wilderness Years
  4. Sturdy
  5. Bigger than Luck
  6. Everything That's Going to Happen
  7. Ring
  8. Windows
  9. Dinner with Clara Haber
  10. My, My
  11. If This is It


Bigger Than Luck

Released July 16, 2013

The Fugitives – Bigger Than Luck

Spent ten weeks on the top ten Canadian earshot folk charts.



  1. Bigger Than luck
  2. Old Mistakes
  3. Slowly Undone
  4. The City


Eccentrically We Love

Released March 30, 2010

    The Fugitives – Eccentrically We Love

    Praised as “eclectic and exciting” (See), “poignant” (Uptown), and “infectious” (CBC).



    1. Snail Shell
    2. Pickled
    3. Start a War
    4. City of Rain
    5. All this Trouble
    6. Breaking Promises
    7. Sober
    8. Eccentrically We Love
    9. Fool's Gold
    10. Funeral
    11. Everytime


    Find Me - EP

    Released October 27, 2009

    The Fugitives – Find Me


    1. Breaking Promises
    2. To the man found in his apartment seven years after his death
    3. Music (Live)
    4. Blue Belle Lament
    5. Find Me


    In Streetlight Communion

    Released March 22, 2007

    The Fugitives – In Streetlight Communion

    Nominated for a 2007 Canadian Folk Music Award for pushing the boundaries of contemporary folk music.


    1. Greyhound
    2. Headlines
    3. Highway Three
    4. Haunted
    5. Shiny Plastic Bags
    6. French Tattoo
    7. Graffiti Sex
    8. The Police Live in My Basement
    9. Prairie Eyes
    10. Microphone
    11. The Night She Stole the Moon

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