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LISTEN: Tania Joy, “Planks and Marietta”

Feb 18, 2021

LISTEN: Tania Joy,

Artist: Tania Joy
Hometown: Uxbridge, Ontario
Single: “Planks and Marietta”
Release Date: February 16, 2021

In Their Words: “’Planks and Marietta’ is a song I needed to write about the difficult relationship between me and racism. I’ve always needed to talk about it, but I rarely have. George Floyd brought it all back, and now after a very dark period I am able to start the conversation, even if it’s only with myself, in ‘Planks and Marietta’. The title taken from a racist incident that occurred at two cross streets in my hometown, is a call out to many others in many towns all over the world. It’s my protest song about all of the little stories that get swept under the rug until they can no longer be ignored.” — Tania Joy

Photo credit: Tracy Walker Photography

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