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Folk's living legend Oscar Brand to broadcast his 68th folk music radio show Saturday night
Real folk music fans know the name of Oscar Brand, a folk music treasure who hung out with Woody Guthrie, helped create "Sesame Street" and, at age 93, continues to host a folk music show in New York.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
In the Footsteps of Seeger and Guthrie, Vermont Folk Singer Rik Palieri Travels the Almanac Trail
Just when I thought All was lost, you changed my mind. You gave me hope And showed me that we could learn to share in time.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
New York Daily News
Prayer to Pope Francis: Upper West Side nonprofit asks the Vatican for help in landlord drama
An Upper West Side Spanish language cultural center is praying the Pope can help save the institution from the hells of eviction.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Historic folk-song collection inspires film, live broadcast on Mountain Lake PBS
Mountain Lake PBS will air a special live broadcast Dec. 6 to introduce the public to a rare collection of folk songs from the Adirondacks.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Work o' The Weavers in Milford
Work o' The Weavers, the folk quartet that Pete Seeger called "four wonderful people who've picked up where The Weavers left off," makes their southern New Hampshire debut Sunday, Nov. 24, at 2 p.m. at The Amato Center for the Performing Arts.
Weavers Singer Ronnie Gilbert an Audio Hit at Sunday's Tribute Show
Upstaging local hero Pete Seeger on his home turf of Beacon, New York..especially at a Weavers tribute show may have seemed unimaginable.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
James Lumsden Music and community on Thanksgiving Eve
I have been thinking a great deal about Thanksgiving these days, especially our commitment to care for the wider community as part of our celebration, and that includes the power of music-making and community-building.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Largo Cultural welcomes McGuinn
Chicago native Roger McGuinn returns to the Tampa Bay area Friday, Nov. 22, 8 p.m., performing at Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Original Weavers' Member Fred Hellerman Gives 'Work of the Weavers' a Big Thumbs
When it comes to the authenticity of tribute bands, "Work Of The Weavers" rates mighty high.
Sing Out! Magazine Benefit to Be Held on November 17TH in Hurley, New York
Seen left to right: folk singer/songwriters Pete Seeger, Pat Lamanna and Mary Popiins.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
'Brilliant' special guest at town's next folk club night
The next Special Guest Night at Banbury Folk Club on Wednesday, November 20 features Paul Downes, who has the reputation of being one of the greatest acoustic guitarists in the world.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Communications Workers of America
Pete Seeger Surprises Guild Activists with Visit, Song at Buffalo Meeting
CWA members attending a Guild district council meeting in Buffalo last weekend got a huge surprise when legendary folk singer Pete Seeger strolled into their conference room.
David Bromberg Headlines SOPAC Friday
David Bromberg will take the SOPAC stage on Friday, Nov. 15 to highlight his new album "Only Slightly Mad" which will be released by Appleseed Recordings on September 24th.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Lil' Rev Comes to Town
If you are a fan or student of the ukulele, a well-known ukulele performer and instructor is visiting the Altoona area in the coming week.