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“GIANTS of Folk – The Folk Sessions 16th Anniversary Concert”
Presented by: The Folk Sessions
Saturday, February 9th- 7:00pm
VIP ($40) Tickets include invite to an artist reception on Friday, Feb 8.
The songs of Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, Peter, Paul and Mary, Woody Guthrie, The New Christy Minstrels, Townes Van Zandt, Joan Baez and more…
As performed by - Art Podell, of the New Christy Minstrels, McDougal Street West, Ramsey-Roberson, Lonesome Whistle, Gail Steiger, Brad Newman, Parker Smith and the Fare Thee Wells.
“When you turn on The Folk Sessions what you’ll hear is music with its roots in the stuff of real life”
Join us in celebration of The Folk Sessions, Prescott’s longest running local radio program, broadcasting for 16 years.
The GIANTS of Folk -
Art Podell, a familiar name of the folk era as part of the highly respected Greenwich Village duo Art & Paul and as a charter member of the New Christy Minstrels, will host a musical tribute to the GIANTS of Folk, featuring the music of Bob Dylan, Peter, Paul and Mary, Hank Williams, Woody Guthrie, Joan Baez, Townes Van Zandt, and more, including stories, incredible music, shameless fabrications and ramblings. Along with popular Peter, Paul and Mary tribute band, McDougal Street West, two-time Phoenix Blues Showdown winner Eric Ramsey and Robby Roberson team up to re-imagine songs by Bob Dylan, The Lonesome Whistle recreates the songs of Hank Williams and some of the Folk Sessions favorite musicians pay tribute to the GIANTS of Folk, including Gail Steiger, Brad Newman (Woody Jr), Parker Smith and the Fare Thee Wells.
The Folk Sessions may well be one of the most eclectic radio shows in America. Broadcast throughout Central & Northern Arizona for 16 years on the KJAZZ Radio Network and Prescott Public Radio, part of the Arizona Community Radio Network. The Folk Sessions has established a loyal following, producing quality radio programs and live concerts.
Theatre Artists Studio
Herberger Theater Center
Arizona Repertory Theatre
Desert Botanical Garden
Museum of Northern Arizona