Be Here Now: Old Songs Fest @ Altamont Fairgrounds
It’s time once again for the fab Old Songs Festival of Traditional Music and Dance. The 29th edition of the fest rolls into the Altamont Fairgrounds on Friday-Sunday, June 26-28.
The music flows all day long and most of the night, too, at a variety of workshops, mini-concerts, song-swaps and of course campground picking, as well. You can get the whole schedule here.
As for the major concerts each day, here’s the line-up:
FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 7PM
Lissa Schneckenburger Trio
Little Toby Walker
Nanne & Ankie and the Hudson Crew
Double Decker String Band
MC: George Ward
SATURDAY, JUNE 27, 7PM
Josh White, Jr.
Jez Lowe & Kate Bramley
MC: Bill Vanaver
SUNDAY, JUNE 28, 3:30 PM
Bill Smith & Don Woodcock
John Roberts & Tony Barrand
Jimmy & Ada McCown with Red Hen
Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen
Lou & Peter Berryman
MCs: Bill Spence & Roger the Jester