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WOODSONGS OLD-TIME RADIO HOUR

 

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SPECIAL WFPA/SONGFARMERS MEMBERSHIP OFFER

“Folksinger Michael Johnathon rattles the cage of the music industry, turns it upside down and solves “all the business woes” of artists worldwide with a single word: love.”  CPI Review

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OFFER EXTENDED! Any new or renewing members who join the WFPA by May 1 2017 (this is different from a WoodSongs Partnership) will be supporting our global education initiative PLUS get 5 FREE tickets to the 2017 GATHERING Festival and Music Conference Oct 13 and 14 at Shaker Village in KY PLUS get a FREE copy of the 176 page WOODSONGS III Book and CD Gift Set … all for just a $25 membership

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COMING MAY 1

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May 1, 2017 General Public: $10  WS Partners: FREE … Lyric Theatre 300 E Third, Lexington, KY  To Make a Reservation Call 859-252-8888 or email your reservations to: office@woodsongs.com  You can SECURE TICKETS EARLY from the Lyric Box office call 859-280-2218

 

LISA BIALES weaves a down home blues vernacular with finger style guitar to create songs that feel like they have been around forever. Following in her mother’s / parent’s footsteps, this little ol’ gal from Ohio graced the silver screen (acting and singing) in Francis Ford Coppola’s movie “Twixt.” Inspired by a found recording of a song her mother wrote, Lisa goes back to her roots on her latest album ‘The Beat of My Heart’. http://www.lisabiales.com
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AMY BLACK has always been drawn to soul singers. But it wasn’t until she began exploring her own southern soul roots for her last album, The Muscle Shoals Sessions, that she found her musical sweet spot — and knew her next stop had to be the place where blues and soul converge…Memphis. Released on her own Reuben Records, ‘Memphis’ puts Black — already considered “a bluesy, R&B heavy hitter” by Elmore magazine — on the same continuum as soul sisters from Dusty Springfield, Ann Peebles and Mavis Staples to Bonnie Raitt and Shelby Lynne.   http://amyblack.com
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COMING MAY 8 – SPECIAL EVENT

May 8, 2017  General Public: $20  WS Partners: FREE ... Lyric Theatre 300 E Third, Lexington, KY  To Make a Reservation Call 859-252-8888 or email your reservations to: office@woodsongs.com  You can SECURE TICKETS EARLY from the Lyric Box office call 859-280-2218
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PETER ROWAN is a true music legend. From his days with Bill Monroe as a Bluegrass Boy to his work with Tony Rice, from Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead to his Grammy-winning albums with David Grisman. GRAMMY-award winner and six-time GRAMMY nominee, Peter Rowan is a bluegrass singer-songwriter with a career spanning over five decades. From his early years playing under the tutelage of bluegrass patriarch Bill Monroe, Peter’s stint in Old & In the Way with Jerry Garcia and his subsequent breakout as both a solo performer and bandleader, Rowan has built a devoted, international fan base through his continuous stream of original recordings, collaborative projects, and constant touring. Peter’s latest project is “My Aloha” recorded in Honolulu with traditional Hawaiian musicians. http://www.peter-rowan.com
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JOHN JORGENSON

J2B2 (John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band)  is an all-star bluegrass supergroup featuring four legendary, Grammy Award-winning musicians – John Jorgenson on acoustic guitar, mandolin and vocals; Herb Pedersen on banjo, acoustic guitar and vocals; Jon Randall on acoustic guitar and vocals, and Mark Fain on bass – delivering bluegrass like no one has ever heard it before. John is another true music icon. He, along with Herb, are founding members of the Desert Rose Band and one of America’s most adventurous guitar masters.
http://johnjorgenson.com/index.php/bio/john-jorgenson-bluegrass-band/
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This is a SPECIAL EVENT broadcast as Peter explores his career and music from his new album featuring slack-key guitar. www.peter-rowan.com
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COMING MAY 22 – SPECIAL EVENT

MAY 22, 2017  SPECIAL EVENT – WOODSONGS PARTNERS NIGHT WS Partners GET DOUBLE TICKETS FOR THIS BROADCAST: FREE … Lyric Theatre 300 E Third, Lexington, KY  To Make Reservations EARLY for this show,  Call 859-252-8888 or email your reservations to: office@woodsongs.com
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TO BECOME A WOODSONGS PARTNER call 859-255-5700 or  CLICK HERE
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SIX-STRING SOLDIERS are part of the United States Army Field Band. They are a four-member acoustic group performing Americana, folk, bluegrass, and Irish music in an informal setting. The group brings its signature style to the smallest, most intimate venues, the busiest public places, street festivals, and music festivals across the United States. With its focus on audience interaction and sharing its members’ stories and experiences as American Soldiers, Six-String Soldiers offers one of the most personal musical experiences found in the United States Army.
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PENTAGON WINDS is woodwind quintet was originally formed in 1989 as part of the Army Field Band’s College Clinic Team. The quintet has presented numerous recitals at colleges and universities in forty-nine states featuring repertoire from Renaissance to jazz and beyond. It has been featured at the Kennedy Center, the International Double Reed Society Conference, and other professional music conferences around the country. In addition to its regular recital appearances, the Pentagon Winds frequently presents educational clinics to students ranging from kindergarten to 12th grade. http://www.armyfieldband.com
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Welcome To The All-Volunteer Run WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour.
We believe that love is the greatest transaction of the arts, that the heart is more important than some chart, and that passion transcends payment every time. Our show airs on over 500 radio stations, American Forces Radio network worldwide and in millions of homes on PBS stations across America. You can watch our live show taping every Monday night on Folk-Book.com

 

 

“You don’t have to be famous … you just have to be good!”

folksinger Michael Johnathon – michael@woodsongs.com