Tag: folk

Paul James and His Band Pay Tribute to Bob Dylan

Saturday, March 7, 2020 Paul James and His Band Pay Tribute to Bob Dylan Advance $35 / Door $40 * Doors: 6:00pm Performance: 8:30pm “I have an old friend here, I tried to get him in my band a long ...

Banjofest Guelph 2020

Banjofest Guelph is a annual roots music festival that presents an eclectic array of banjo-suffused music. The 2020 fest features banjo music running the gamut from Bluegrass and Old-Time through World, Country and Jugband Cabaret.

Celebrating an Icon: Laura Smith

Friday, February 28, 2020  Celebrating an Icon: Laura Smith Featuring Paul Mills, Tony McManus, Grit Laskin, Tannis Slimmon, Allison Lupton, Eve Goldberg, David Woodhead, John Sheard, Lenny & Wendy Solomon Advance $30 / Door $35 * Doors: 6:00pm Performance: 8:30pm ...

David Essig with Jerry Leger

Thursday, February 20, 2020 David Essig with Jerry Leger Advance $20 / Door $25 Doors: 6:00pm Performance: 8:30pm David Essig I was born in Frederick, Maryland in 1945 and spent the early part of my life in the Washington, DC ...
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A Folk Alliance photo album from FAI 2020

Howard Gladstone attended the FAI conference in New Orleans, LA in his multiple roles as music lover, photographer, showcasing singer-songwriter, and founder of record label Sonic Peach Music.  Below are some of his photos, descriptions, and commentary. “Any excuse to ...
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Folk alliances in New Orleans: a personal reflection on the ...

I was snowed in at Folk Alliance International in Montreal when I first heard FAI 2020 would be in New Orleans. In that moment, all I knew was, one way or another, I would find a way to FAI in ...
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West My Friend – ‘The Cat Lady Song’ (video)

In my past life as a music publicist, I had the pleasure of working with West My Friend, and they’re lovely folks and wonderful artists – so I’m thrilled we get to premiere some new music from their forthcoming album, ...
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The Top 10 must-see shows at Winterfolk 2020 in Toronto

February is here, and the countdown for Toronto’s 18th annual Winterfolk Blues and Roots Festival is officially on. As the festival gears up to showcase more than 100 of the genre’s best artists across five stages over three days this Feb. ...

J.P. Cormier

Sunday, February 9, 2020 J.P. Cormier Advance $25 / Door $30 Doors: 6:00pm Performance: 8:30pm Nobody really knows who J.P. Cormier is for sure. That’s to be expected, believe me. In 1974 he was a five year old boy, discovering ...

Lynn Harrison

Sunday, January 26, 2020 | 7:30PM Lynn Harrison Advance $20.00 / Door $25.00 * Lynn Harrison makes a triumphant return to Hugh’s Room for the release of Something More, her sixth solo album. Lynn’s latest recording is powerful, poetic, and ...