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Sad Songs and Happy Birthdays

guitar wizard Leo Kottke
photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons
guitar wizard Leo Kottke

Songs for September 11th, Leo Kottke's birthday, and much much more !

This program will air on Sunday, September 11th from 7 - 10 p.m.

This week's calendar announcements:

The Americana band The Devil Makes Three will perform at the Guilford Fairgrounds in Guilford on Thursday, September 15th at 6:00 p.m.

The Cafe Lena in Saratoga Springs presents Joe Jencks and Kray Van Kirk on Friday September 16th @ 8:00 p.m.

Snake Mountain Bluegrass will perform authentic and toe tapping bluegrass at Brandon Music, Saturday September 17th at 7:30 p.m.

The Swedish folk band Kolonien will perform at Mt. Foolery in Charlotte on Sunday September 18th at 4 p.m.

Lewis Franco will be playing at the Greensboro Farmers Market on Wednesday September 14th from 3-5 p.m.

Dirk Powell and Rainy Eyes will perform on Saturday September 17th starting at 7 p.m. at the Richmond Free Library in Richmond.

Mountain Mac Cider Company, presenting live music at Happy Valley Orchard in Middlebury on Friday, September 16th from 6-8 p.m., featuring Seth Eames.

The band Last Chance, featuring Katie Trautz, will be playing in City Hall Park in Burlington on Saturday September 17th, beginning at 11:30 a.m.

The Michele Fay Band will be at Currier Park in Barre on Thursday, September 15th at 7 p.m., and at the United Church of Westford on September 18th at 4 p.m.

The Swedish duo Symbio will play at the Richmond Congregational Church on Sunday Sept. 18th at 4 p.m

The Zenbarn in Waterbury Center presents Twisted Pine on Thursday September 15th

Robert Resnik has been the host of All the Traditions, VPR's folk and world music show, since 1996. He is the winner of the 2019 Herb Lockwood Prize In the Arts, an honor that "aims to reward the pinnacle of arts leadership in a state blessed with creative energy disproportionate to its population." He is also the recipient of the 2022 Magaret Kannestine Arts Advocacy Award from the Vermont Arts Council, and is a 2023 inductee to the International Folk Alliance's FolkDJ Hall of Fame.