FOLK NOTES – March 29 – April 4

Note: The following schedules are subject to change.Please be sure to check with the individual venue forconfirmation of time and appearance. Sunday, March 29, 2009Birthdays and Anniversaries: Bethany Yarrow ****** Monday, March 30, 2009Birthdays and Anniversaries: Reba Heyam – 1933, Pat Humprhries – 1960, Tracy Chapman – 1964 ****** Tuesday, … → read more

Historic Site Slated to Become National Banjo Center

Piedmont Folk Legacies (PFL), Inc., a non-profit group based in Eden,  North Carolina, has received a substantial gift of property appraised at $510,000 as a donation from  D.H. Griffin of neighboring Greensboro and James Klemic of Charlottesville, Virginia. Extending  along Warehouse Street in the heart of Eden’s Spray Industrial National … → read more

A FEW TICKETS REMAIN FOR TRADITIONSFEST

Tickets are going very, very fast. Less than 25 tickets remain for this Sunday’s (March 29) concert at the Fair Lawn Community Center when the Hurdy Gurdy Folk Music Club presents “TraditionsFest” at 2pm. The afternoon concert will benefit WFDU-FM and Traditions. We strongly suggest ordering in advance at www.hurdygurdyfolk.org!!!!This … → read more

Clearwater Hosts A Benefit Concert In Celebration Of Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday

NEW YORK, March 18, 2009 —The Clearwater Concert: Creating the Next Generation of Environmental Leaders, a star-studded, one night only concert event celebrating Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday, will be held on Sunday, May 3, at 7PM, at Madison Square Garden.  This once-in-a-lifetime concert event will benefit and raise awareness for … → read more

FOLK NOTES – March 15 – 21

Note: The following schedules are subject to change. Please be sure to check with the individual venue for confirmation of time and appearance. Sunday, March 15, 2009Birthdays and Anniversaries: Lightnin’ Hopkins – 1912, Ry Cooder – 1947, Molly Mason – 1954 Matt and Shannon Heaton at Jalopy351 Columbia StreetBrooklyn, NY … → read more