THE KENNEDYS AT THE FAIR LAWN COMMUNITY CENTER

This Saturday night (May 2), the Hurdy Gurdy Folk Music Club will present THE KENNEDYS with special guest VICKIE RUSSELL at the Fair Lawn Community Center. The concert begins at 8:00pm sharp. Tickets for this show are $20 ($17 for Hurdy Gurdy members) and can be purchased online at http://www.hurdygurdyfolk.org/ … → read more

PETE SEEGER TURNS 90 ON MAY 3 – TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE FOR MADISION SQUARE GARDEN EVENT

As the big day draws near, there are numerous plans around the globe to celebrate Pete Seeger’s 90th birthday this coming Sunday May 3. Madison Square Garden will be the site for the BIG event. The concert, which will benefit and raise awareness of the Clearwater, will feature dozens of … → read more

THEODORE BIKEL TO CELEBRATE 85TH BIRTHDAY AT CARNEGIE HALL

2009 has a number of anniversaries to celebrate. In recent articles I’ve mentioned the upcoming Pete Seeger 90th Birthday celebration at Madison Square Garden, the 50th anniversary of the Newport Folk Festival, and later this year we will celebate the 40th anniversary of Woodstock! (Not to mention the most incredible … → read more

“NEW” NEWPORT FOLK FESTIVAL TO CELEBRATE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF LEGENDARY GATHERING

The Newport Folk Festival lives to celebrate it’s 50th Anniversary! Although it will bear a different name this year, make no mistake – the Newport Folk Festival will take place AND return to a form that will rekindle memories of the original event. Now called George Wein’s Folk Festival 50, … → read more