To Welcome the First of May
Songs about the fading fishing culture in Maritime Canada, a May song from southwest England, mornas from Cape Verde, and much much more!
Broadcast on Sunday May 4th from 7:00-10:00
This week's calendar announcements:
Old Songs will present Finest Kind on Sat. May 10th at 8:00 p.m. at 37 South Main Street, Voorheesville, NY.
There will be a family contra dance at 279 VT RT 110 in Tunbridge on Fri. May 9th at 7:30 p.m.
Music by Harold Luce Band, and all dances will be taught.
The Brattleboro Women's Chorus will hold one of their annual spring concerts (featuring American folk songs) on Sun. May 11th at 4:00 pm at the First Baptist Church of Brattleboro.
Eric Taylor will perform at the Good Times Café in Hinesburg on Wed. May 7th with a possible second performance on Thurs. May 8th.
Maine songwriter Harvey Reid will appear in concert with Joyce Andersen at Sandwich Town Hall in Sandwich NH on Sat. May 10th at 7:00 p.m.
There will be a house concert in Shelburne on Fri. May 9th featuring guitarist Flynn Cohen and his band the Deadstring Ensemble. The addrress is 338 Thompson Road in Shelburne.
The Bristol VT band Daddy Longlegs featuring David Gusakov, Rick Ceballos, and Matt Witten, will perform at the Music Box in Craftsbury on Sat. May 10th at 8:00 p.m.
The up and coming Quebecois band Les Poules a’ Colin will perform at the Chandler Music Hall in Randolph on Friday May 9th . Young Tradition Vermont also presents Les Poules a Colin at Contois Auditorium in Burlington on Sat. May 10th at 7:00 p.m. as part of Young Tradition Weekend.
Michael & Carrie Kline from Elkins WV will present an Old-Time celebration of the life and times of the Hammons Family of Pocahontas County, WV on Fri. May 9th at Next Stage in Putney.
Woodchuck’s Revenge will perform at the Norwich Farmers' Market on Sat. May 10 at 9:30 a.m.
The Green Mountain Playboys, a Cajun band featuring Katie Trautz, will perform at White Rocks Pizza in Woodbury on Fri. May 9th.
The Michele Fay Band will be performing for the Burnham Music Series at Burnham Hall in Lincoln on Sat. May 10th at 7:30 p.m.
Michael Jerling and Tony Markelis will perform at Saratoga Guitar on Broadway in Saratoga Springs on Sat. May 10th at 7:30 p.m.
The Wailin’ Jennys will perform at the Chandler Music Hall in Randolph on Sun. May 11th at 7:30 p.m.
Patti Casey and Pete Sutherland will give a concert on Sun. May 11th at the Methodist Church in Middlebury from 2:00-4:00 p.m. All proceeds will go to Hospice Volunteer Services and Wellspring Hospice Singers.