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Friday, August 16
 

11:30am EDT

Showcase with OSOG
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OSOG

OSOG stands for “On Shoulders Of Giants,” honoring their musical roots, and on the way to their unique sound, they have done some deep listening. You may be tempted to think: Americana, and that would be true, because their life-water comes from the same well. But the creature... Read More →


Friday August 16, 2019 11:30am - 12:20pm EDT
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12:30pm EDT

Showcase: Meghan Cary with Analog Gypsies
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Meghan Cary with Analog Gypsies

Critically-acclaimed artist Meghan Cary earned Billboard Magazine’s esteemed Critic’s Choice Award, and the title track of her latest album, “Sing Louder”, debuted at #2 on the US/International Folk DJ Radio Charts. Cary is known for her raw honesty and ability to connect... Read More →


Friday August 16, 2019 12:30pm - 1:20pm EDT
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Saturday, August 17
 

11:00am EDT

Happy 100 Pete Seeger!
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Christine Lavin

Christine Lavin began her professional life as a waitress at the Caffe Lena in Saratoga Springs in 1975. That's where she met Dave Van Ronk, who encouraged her to relocate to NYC so that he could teach her how to play her guitar properly. Forty-two years later she’s recorded 23... Read More →
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Dave Fry

Dave Fry remains a consummate folk performer and children's entertainer, with many PFF appearances, including emceeing the Main Stage with Gene Shay. Dave founded Godfrey Daniels in '76 while performing at over 200 festivals, schools, folk clubs and more every year since. Dave's repertoire... Read More →
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Matt the Electrician

Matt the Electrician's music career has spanned the course of two decades, a dozen records, and thousands of shows. His music, however, remains rooted in his blue-collar electrician beginnings with lyricism that embraces the mundane, day-to-day, and beauty of the ordinary. Matt spent... Read More →


Saturday August 17, 2019 11:00am - 11:50am EDT
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12:00pm EDT

String Theory
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Emerald Rae

Hailing from the historic fishing town of Gloucester, Massachusetts, Emerald Rae is both a small-town girl steeped in cherished traditions and a world-class artist breaking new ground with her sophisticated approach to rhythmic and percussive fiddling. Her direct and intimate style... Read More →
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Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys

There’s no other band out around like Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys. Led by fiddling wiz Gordie “Crazy Legs” MacKeeman, the roots quartet features all-star pickers and singers, with everything from down-home country to reckless rockabilly to intricate bluegrass. Now... Read More →


Saturday August 17, 2019 12:00pm - 12:50pm EDT
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1:00pm EDT

One if by Land, Two if By Sea
with Peter Mulvey and Son of Town Hall

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Peter Mulvey

Peter Mulvey has been a songwriter, road-dog, raconteur and almost-poet since before he can remember. Raised working-class Catholic on the Northwest side of Milwaukee, he took a semester in Ireland, and immediately began cutting classes to busk on Grafton Street in Dublin and hitchhike... Read More →
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Son of Town Hall

Welcome to the mythic world of Son of Town Hall, the unusual union of Ben Parker of London, England, and David Berkeley of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Parker, a highly sought-after London-based songwriter/producer/multi-instrumentalist, and Berkeley, a celebrated singer/songwriter/author... Read More →


Saturday August 17, 2019 1:00pm - 1:50pm EDT
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2:00pm EDT

Four of a Kind
with Caitlin Canty, Jeffrey Foucault, Melody Walker, and Jacob Groopman

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Caitlin Canty

Caitlin Canty is an American singer/songwriter whose music carves a line through folk, blues, and country ballads. Her voice was called “casually devastating” by the San Francisco Chronicle and NPR Music describes her songs as having a “haunting urgency.”  Motel Bouquet... Read More →
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Front Country

An acoustic band born in the land of tech innovation, Front Country was never going to be accepted as an authentic American roots band out of the gate. Cutting their teeth in progressive bluegrass jams in San Francisco's Mission District and rehearsing in the East Bay, they learned... Read More →
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Jeffrey Foucault

BLOOD BROTHERS, the much-anticipated follow-up to Jeffrey Foucault’s critically acclaimed 2015 album Salt As Wolves (“Immaculately tailored… Sometimes his songs run right up to the edge of the grandiose and hold still, and that’s when he’s best… Close to perfection... Read More →


Saturday August 17, 2019 2:00pm - 2:50pm EDT
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3:00pm EDT

Quirky Folk
with Matt the Electrician, Steve Poltz, and Peter Mulvey

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Matt the Electrician

Matt the Electrician's music career has spanned the course of two decades, a dozen records, and thousands of shows. His music, however, remains rooted in his blue-collar electrician beginnings with lyricism that embraces the mundane, day-to-day, and beauty of the ordinary. Matt spent... Read More →
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Peter Mulvey

Peter Mulvey has been a songwriter, road-dog, raconteur and almost-poet since before he can remember. Raised working-class Catholic on the Northwest side of Milwaukee, he took a semester in Ireland, and immediately began cutting classes to busk on Grafton Street in Dublin and hitchhike... Read More →
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Steve Poltz

Steve Poltz is not normal. He was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia (Canada) but has lived most of his life in Southern California and those geographic poles are quite likely responsible for his unhinged genius. He is a dual citizen - Canada/USA - but has often said that, "should a hostage... Read More →


Saturday August 17, 2019 3:00pm - 3:50pm EDT
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Sunday, August 18
 

11:00am EDT

True North
with: Kellie Loder, Moonfruits, and Dave Gunning

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Dave Gunning

Dave Gunning is best defined as a master craftsman. Over the course of 23 years and 11 earlier albums, the Nova Scotian folk singer/songwriter has diligently sharpened his skills, developing into a poetic storyteller and emotionally convincing singer with few equals. The fruits of... Read More →
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Kellie Loder

There is something truly extraordinary about Juno Award–nominee Kellie Loder. It’s there in her immensely poignant lyrics, which are set against dazzling, melodic folk/pop. And it’s there in the singer/songwriter’s electrifying live shows which simultaneously inspire profound... Read More →
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Moonfruits

Fronted by partners Alex Millaire and Kaitlin Milroy, Ottawa-based Moonfruits are makers of art-folk bilingue. In a forest of banjo, guitar, kalimba and glockenspiel, their voices burrow and soar. Here is a reverie, tender and powerful, beckoning listeners to elevate the stuff of... Read More →


Sunday August 18, 2019 11:00am - 11:50am EDT
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12:00pm EDT

Deuces Wild!
with Brother Oliver and Driftwood Soldier

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Brother Oliver

Brother Oliver is a South Carolina-based musical project formed by two brothers, Andrew & Stephen Oliver. The brothers deliver high-energy performances through the lens of a folk-rock / psych-rock aesthetic—a genre they've officially coined as "psychedelic folk-rock." Their explorative... Read More →
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Driftwood Soldier

Driftwood Soldier isn’t your average gutter-folk duo. Growling and crooning, muttering about lost love, brimstone, and the glorious view from the underside of a rusty world-order, Owen holds the rhythm on mandolin and foot percussion while Bobby stretches bass notes into lyrical... Read More →


Sunday August 18, 2019 12:00pm - 12:50pm EDT
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1:00pm EDT

City of Brotherly Love
with Oshima Brothers, and Brother Oliver

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Brother Oliver

Brother Oliver is a South Carolina-based musical project formed by two brothers, Andrew & Stephen Oliver. The brothers deliver high-energy performances through the lens of a folk-rock / psych-rock aesthetic—a genre they've officially coined as "psychedelic folk-rock." Their explorative... Read More →
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Oshima Brothers

Oshima Brothers' magnetic sibling sound and contagious joy result from a lifetime of making music together. Raised in a musical family in rural Maine, the brothers have honed a harmony-rich blend of contemporary folk and acoustic pop. On stage, Sean and Jamie create a surprisingly... Read More →


Sunday August 18, 2019 1:00pm - 1:50pm EDT
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2:00pm EDT

Key Change
with Tami Neilson, Wallis Bird

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Amanda Shires

“It’s all rock & roll – no golf!” is how acclaimed singer/songwriter/violinist Amanda Shires describes her electrifying fifth album, To The Sunset. She’s borrowed a lyric from the effervescent track “Break Out the Champagne,” one of ten deftly crafted songs that comprise... Read More →
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Tami Neilson

"Tami Neilson is a fire-breathing belter on her own terms." - ROLLING STONE "There are singers, and then there is Tami Neilson, for whom the word singer just isn't big enough." -HMV "A great big canyon of a voice.." -DOWNBEAT With a soulful voice straight from the golden age of... Read More →
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Wallis Bird

“It’s her humour and bold honesty that makes Bird so special ” The Guardian “The intensity of Wallis Bird’s sound will pin you to the wall.” Sydney Morning Herald “The sheer visceral energy of Wallis Bird could kick-start an entire economy.” The Irish Times It may... Read More →


Sunday August 18, 2019 2:00pm - 2:50pm EDT
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3:00pm EDT

Tea & Toast
with Lucy Spraggan

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Lucy Spraggan

By the time Sheffield-raised, Canterbury-born photograph salesperson Lucy Spraggan had received rapturous applause for her performance of the self-penned "Last Night" during an X Factor 2012 audition, the singer/songwriter already had a self-released album to her name. October 2011's... Read More →


Sunday August 18, 2019 3:00pm - 3:50pm EDT
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