SPRING HAS SPRUNG! HURDY GURDY BRACES FOR GREAT NIGHTS OF MUSIC!

At our last Hurdy Gurdy concert (a great show featuring Aoife Clancy & McDermott’s Handy), I was feeling especially good because the weather that afternoon happened to be warm and sunny, so naturally I brought up the idea that we should move the start of spring several weeks early – … → read more

WFDU-FM’s THE SESSION Playlist for March 16, 2007

( Tune in to THE SESSION every Friday at noon ET over WFDU-FM 89.1 in the NYC/Northern New Jersey or on the web at www.wfdu.fm ) ARTIST        Tune / Song         ALBUM        LABELTheme: COLM O’DONNELL        The Dublin Reel         Farewell to Evening Dances        www.bogfire.comDANNY QUINN    … → read more

CD RECOMMENDATION- “PEGGY SEEGER: THREE SCORE AND TEN”

Folk music has always done a good job celebrating its visionaries and pioneers. Glancing at the CD and LP library, I can find a number of recordings of retrospectives and concerts that honor these individuals – the classic Woody Guthrie tribute concerts from 1968 & 1970, tribute concerts and recordings … → read more