Kerrville Folk Festival — 50th Anniversary

Kerrville Folk is celebrating 50th anniversary at this year’s festival, which runs a whopping 18 days (yes, you heard that right) from May 26 through June 12th! The festival takes place near Kerrville, Texas, west of Austin and San Antonio, on the beautiful, spacious Quiet Valley Ranch. And what a history.  “Bridging Generations” is part […]

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Newport Folk

Newport Folk Festival’s Folk On

In April, to the delight of fans, the Newport Festival Foundation announced that live music would be taking place at Fort Adams State Park. Due to COVID-19 capacity restrictions, two unique three day events were announced. July 23rd through July 25th and July 26th through July 28th would be filled with surprise performances, storytelling, and […]

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Folk Alliance International’s “Folk Unlocked Virtual Festival” Aims To Help Hurting Artists

  This year with its Folk Unlocked Virtual Festival, a first-ever worldwide 800+ hour online public festival to be held February 22nd through the 26th, Folk Alliance International kicks off its Village Fund, a fund specifically designed to help musicians and folk music workers through the Covid 19 crisis. Aengus Finnan, executive director of FAI […]

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Event: Mercury Lounge Live Presents: John Fulbright w/guest Pilgrim PPV Event

MERCURY LOUNGE LIVE PRESENTS: JOHN FULLBRIGHT WITH GUEST PILGIRM PPV EVENT Virtual Live Streamed Event | Saturday, August 1st | 8PM   TULSA, Okla. June 27, 2020 – The Mercury Lounge Tulsa is excited to announce the return of Grammy-nominated Oklahoma singer songwriter, John Fullbright, August 1st for a high definition streaming, full band live performance, with local […]

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Interview: Mason Via’s Appalachian Roots, Move to Nashville and “24 Frames”

Danbury, North Carolina, population: 183, functions as the county seat of Stokes County and maintains the feel of an old-time mountain town, nestled within the heart of the Sauratown Mountain Region. Danbury does not contain a single national or regional franchise – only local shops and small locally-owned restaurants, and the Dan river weaves through […]

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