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Brooklyn Folk Festival 2015 lineup & schedule
Brooklyn Folk Festival 2015 lineup & schedule
Celebrating folk music from near and far, the Brooklyn Folk Festival showcases 30 bands, workshops, film screenings and contests. Daptone gospel group Naomi Shelton & The Gospel Queens, country blues and songster multi-instrumentalist Jerron "Blind Boy" Paxton, folk legend and songwriter Michael Hurley, old-time fiddle and banjo player Bruce Molsky, fiddle player Frank Fairfield, and intergenerational anti-folk collaborators Peter Stampfel & Jeffrey Lewis are among the performers at this year's Festival, held from April 17-19th...
‘Film and the Folk/Punk Connection’ w/ Jem Cohen, Ian MacKaye speaking @ IFC Wednesday + other movie dates
‘Film and the Folk/Punk Connection’ w/ Jem Cohen, Ian MacKaye speaking @ IFC Wednesday + other movie dates
Resolutely independent filmmaker Jem Cohen () and special guests musician Ian MacKaye (Evens, Fugazi, Minor Threat) and John Cohen () present an evening of screenings and discussion exploring folk, punk and underground filmmaking as forms of homemade expression...