ARLO ‘ENDORSES” RON PAUL?

Here is a press release, released by the Ron Paul 2008 Presidential Campaign Committee: January 29, 2008 1:09 pm ESTLegendary Singer-Songwriter Arlo Guthrie Endorses Ron Paul for President“Dr. Paul is the only candidate… who would have signed the Constitution” ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA – Republican presidential candidate and Texas Congressman Ron Paul’s … → read more

Playlist – XM CHANNEL 15’s “VILLAGE LIBERATION” – January 29, 2008

XM CHANNEL 15’s “VILLAGE LIBERATION”First broadcast January 29, 2008 (rebroadcast on February 1, 2008)Host: Ron Olesko ARTIST        Tune / Song        ALBUM        LABEL – WEBSITE* THEME – HARVEY REID        Slipped Through My Hand        Solo Guitar Sketchbook        Woodpecker Records – www.woodpecker.com      TOBY WALKER        I Am A Pilgrim        Little Toby Walker Plays … → read more

MARK YOUR CALENDARS – UPCOMING EVENTS – INCLUDING THE PREMIERE BROADCAST OF “PETE SEEGER: THE POWER OF SONG”

The next month promises to be a busy one for fans of folk music. Great concerts, great radio (okay, I’m, biased here!), and some great television! Let me get the shameless self-promotion out of the way. I will be appearing on XM Radio’s Channel 15 (The Village) this Tuesday January … → read more

BIRTHDAYS AND ANNIVERSARIES – JANUARY 27 – FEBRUARY 2

SUNDAY JANUARY 27Kate Wolf – 1942John Dillon – 1951MONDAY JANUARY 28Sarah McLachlan – 1968WEDNESDAY JANUARY 30Lou Berryman – 1947Les Barker – 1947Karen Mal – 1967THURDSAY JANUARY 31Michael Coleman – 1891Roosevelt Sykes – 1906Gamble Rogers – 1937FRIDAY FEBRUARY 1Francis Child – 1824Bob Shane (Kingston Trio) – 1934Del McCoury – 1939 SATURDAY … → read more

2007 OLD SONGS FESTIVAL PERFORMERS ARE ANNOUNCED

If science ever finds a cure for procrastination, I guarantee the world would be a much better place. I am a procrastinator, and because of this terrible afflication, I would not only would be a better person, but I would also have brought more joy into my own life. I … → read more

BIRTHDAYS AND ANNIVERSARIES – JANUARY 20 – 26

MONDAY JANUARY 21Huddie Ledbetter “Lead Belly” – 1885Bess Lomax Hawes – 1921Richie Havens – 1941Kingston Trio receive Gold Record for Tom Dooley – 1959TUESDAY JANUARY 22Sandy Paton – 1929Sam Cooke – 1935WEDNESDAY JANUARY 23Django Reinhardt – 1910Danny Quinn – 1959THURSDAY JANUARY 24Doug Kershaw – 1939FRIDAY JANUARY 25Robert Burns – 1759 … → read more