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Berkeley Old Time Music Convention

The Berkeley Old Time Music Convention is a four day music festival featuring performances by local and national acts, a rollicking square dance, open cabaret, and the illustrious stringband contest in venues throughout Berkeley. Thursday, September 11th though Sunday, September 14th, 2008 (with Kick-Off Square Dance in SF on Wed, Sept 10th) Guest Artists include:… Continue reading Berkeley Old Time Music Convention

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Portland’s Pickathon

OMIGAWD!! Pickathon starts Friday–that’s the day after tomorrow! Portland’s annual hillbilly-roots hootenanny is one of the best music festivals there is, and I’ve been to quite a few, from Bill Monroe’s Bean Blossom to Yosemite’s Strawberry. I was able to attend Pickathon two years ago, and I’ve inserted a couple videos from 2006 below. As… Continue reading Portland’s Pickathon