Feb 062008
 

New·grass (noun); the wild bluegrass stepchild that features rock ‘n’ roll grooves and extended virtuosic jams.

Though he admits a certain discomfort with the title “King of Newgrass,” mandolin sensation Sam Bush has more than earned it; he might not be the only person responsible, but he has most certainly been one of the most brilliant of the many bright lights of newgrass.

Tickets and more info at http://www.thecolonial.org/PopUp.asp?ID=22

Feb 032008
 

Nelson Town Hall
Nelson, NH
Sunday, February 10
6:00
Free Admission (donations welcome)
Beverages provided – bring snacks to share
Information: 603.547.8809
or E-mail: Larry Ames

music by
Alouette Iselin
Kim Wallach
Allison Aldrich
Gordon and Spencer Peery
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Dublin, NH poet
Peter Tuttle

will read from his works

 Posted by on February 3, 2008 at 1:17 pm
Feb 032008
 

The hills are alive with the sound of folk music. From town halls, church basements, bars and restaurants, to living rooms and kitchens, people are satisfying their yearning to play and sing. This is nothing new: music is a very primal instinct that demands fulfillment. But it is exciting to look around and see the ways that this is happening in our time, and in our place. Continue reading »