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July 8: Rhythm & Roots Dance

July 8: Rhythm & Roots Dance

Join us for a thrilling night of music and dancing on the sprawling lawn at the McCurdy Pavilion, with two incredible bands! Friday, July 8, 2016, 7:30 p.m. – Littlefield Green outside McCurdy Pavilion, Fort Worden State Park General Admission Tickets: $15 Folk Roots: Marley’s Ghost (shown) Cajun: Savoy Family Cajun Band Marley’s Ghost is nothing less

Peter McCracken & daughter Miriam, 2015

Peter McCracken Named ‘Best of the West’

Folk Alliance Region-West (FAR-West) announced this week that Peter McCracken and Centrum, along with legendary songwriter/performer Danny O’Keefe are the recipients of its Best of the West Awards for 2016. The Best of the West awards were established by FAR-West in 2005 to honor individuals who have maintained an enduring presence in the folk and acoustic music scene in

Jesse Lege Added to Fiddle Tunes Faculty

The Festival of American Fiddle Tunes has added Cajun accordion master Jesse Lege, to the workshop faculty for the 40th gathering, July 3-10, 2016. When you think of Jesse Lege, you might think of the accordion, or his tattoo, or his ability to skin a chicken in one piece, or how hard he works, or