Monthly Archives: October 2012

I Love My Coffee

Nothing I love more than a good cup of coffee. Even a good cup of Green Mountain from the local deli. Whoever Sean O. is that is quoted on the back of this cup, he’s a smart fella. Advertisements

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The Desert Rose Band Announce Acoustic Tour Dates

The Desert Rose Band of Chris Hillman, Herb Pederson and John Jorgenson have announced acoustic shows in California, Tennessee, Georgia, and North Carolina for the month of November. They hit CT last time at the Mohegan Sun Wolf Den. No … Continue reading

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Some Of Shelly’s Blues by The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

I must admit at first listen I was not a fan of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. It wasn’t until I heard of the album “Will The Circle Be Unbroken” featuring two of my favorite artists and of course legendary … Continue reading

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Folk Alley’s Jim Blum interviews John McEuen of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

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2012 Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival

Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival 2012 Friday-Saturday, October 26-27, 2012 MARY TAYLOR MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH On the Green in Milford,CT 168 South Broad St, Milford, CT No Strings Attached Scenic Roots Andy Young There will also be workhops, vendors and plenty … Continue reading

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We were on our way to pick up the kids from my parents house. They along with my sister took the 3 kids pumpkin and apple picking and for lunch. My wife went for a hike with her cousin Rachel … Continue reading

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New Orange Mighty Trio

The new Orange Mighty Trio LP is due October 27th. It is currently streaming for free on the bands bandcamp  page. I’ve given it a listen and it is quite a fine release. Mixing several different kind of music from … Continue reading

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Arlo Guthries Wife Passes, Upcoming Folk Events

Legenday folk singer Arlo Guthrie lost his wife Jackie Guthrie this past weekend due to an inoperable form of liver cancer.  Arlo announced the news on his Facebook page and had this to say “There are loves, and there are … Continue reading

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Looking For Music To Review

I am looking for new records and CDs to talk about here. If you are in a band or a solo artist that falls under the categories that fit in here folk, country, bluegrass and anything related please get in … Continue reading

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How I Found My Love For Folk Music

I never knew much about folk music or cared much for it. other than discovering Tim Buckley at the end of the final episode of the Monkees. I also discovered Pete Seeger through the Monkees Peter Tork. My wife’s love … Continue reading

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