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Americana [clear filter]
Friday, May 25
 

12:50pm PDT

Saint September
American Roots, Strings, Harmonies

Performers
SS

Saint September

While Shannon and Chris were brought together through bluegrass, the music they make doesn’t quite fit the form. Exploring the history of the genre drew them to the harmonies and soulful songwriting of a number of brother duos popular in the era of the birth of bluegrass. The songs... Read More →


Friday May 25, 2018 12:50pm - 1:20pm PDT
Fisher Green Stage: Sponsored by KBCS 91.3FM 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

1:30pm PDT

Right As Rain
Harmony Singing Folkgrass Band

Performers
RA

Right As Rain

3 women front this Seattle based stringband performing originals and covers with 3 part harmonies. Folk, Bluegrass, Americana


Friday May 25, 2018 1:30pm - 2:00pm PDT
Fisher Green Stage: Sponsored by KBCS 91.3FM 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

2:00pm PDT

Polka with Pat
With Patrick McMonagle

Performers
PW

Polka with Pat

With Patrick McMonagle


Friday May 25, 2018 2:00pm - 2:15pm PDT
Armory Court Stage 305 Harrison

2:10pm PDT

The Amber Lanterns
Northwestern Fireside Folk

Performers
TA

The Amber Lanterns

The Amber Lanterns are a group of musicians from the Snoqualmie Valley of Washington State. Playing a range of original and traditional tunes, the band's main goal is to illicit the darker side of folk music and to create space for a unique folk tradition specific to the Pacific Northwest... Read More →


Friday May 25, 2018 2:10pm - 2:40pm PDT
Fisher Green Stage: Sponsored by KBCS 91.3FM 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

2:50pm PDT

The Hasslers
Hard-hitting Montana Folk Rock!

Performers
TH

The Hasslers

The Hasslers are an Americana group from Missoula,Montana now based out of Seattle. Since 2012, they've become known in the Northwest for their high-energy performances, intricate instrumental arrangements, and catchy, powerful lyrics and melodies. The group has become a staple of... Read More →


Friday May 25, 2018 2:50pm - 3:25pm PDT
Fountain Lawn Stage: Sponsored by Western WA Toyota Dealers 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

4:00pm PDT

Evan Snoey
One Man, Many Instruments.

Performers
ES

Evan Snoey

Evan is a multi-instrumentalist who started playing fiddle here in Seattle when he was 5, played his first dance at 6 & at 17 has added mandolin, tenor sax, piano, & guitar to his list.Repertoire includes bluegrass, Northwest, Scandinavian, Scottish, Irish, & French Canadian fiddle... Read More →


Friday May 25, 2018 4:00pm - 4:35pm PDT
Trad Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

6:20pm PDT

The Reclamation Project
Original Americana Music

Performers
TR

The Reclamation Project

The Reclamation Project arose out of the eclectic-but-rich music scene of Snohomish, Washington, where one can find a variety of public music performances in bars, restaurants and theaters. Patrick Thayer, the band’s lead guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter, hosted open mic events... Read More →


Friday May 25, 2018 6:20pm - 6:50pm PDT
Fisher Green Stage: Sponsored by KBCS 91.3FM 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

7:30pm PDT

The Crying Shame
Post-War Garage Folk

Performers
TC

The Crying Shame

The Crying Shame began as a duo over 15 years ago and has grown to include drums, electric guitar, violin, bass and additional vocals. We strive to bring a high energy sound with original and interesting lyrics to any stage we step onto. With songs that range from rock-n-roll to punk... Read More →


Friday May 25, 2018 7:30pm - 8:05pm PDT
Fountain Lawn Stage: Sponsored by Western WA Toyota Dealers 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

8:30pm PDT

Timberbound
Northwest Folk Songs

Performers
T

Timberbound

Timberbound is a collective of musicians led by Joe Seamons, based in the Pacific Northwest. Their performances take audiences on a tour of old sawmills, logger's cabins, and fisheries of the Pacific Northwest. They take their name from the Timberbound Songbook, which was published... Read More →


Friday May 25, 2018 8:30pm - 9:00pm PDT
Back Porch Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109
 
Saturday, May 26
 

11:00am PDT

WMS Jr. Fiddlers
Rhapsody Student Performers

Performers
WJ

WMS Jr. Fiddlers

Washington Middle Schooler's Jr. Fiddlers play a wide range of American roots music under the tutelage of Rhapsody Instructors Cameron Armstrong, Ben Hunter, & Joe Seamons. Their repertoire ranges from early jazz to ballads of the pioneer west.


Saturday May 26, 2018 11:00am - 11:20am PDT
Fisher Green Stage: Sponsored by KBCS 91.3FM 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

11:30am PDT

Rhapsody Songsters
Seattle's Young Roots Musicians

Performers
RS

Rhapsody Songsters

The Rhapsody Songsters are young musicians from South Seattle who have studied in classes and workshops with Rhapsody Project instructors over the past 4+ years. These youth receive a grounding in various roots and branches of America's musical history, many of them study twice per... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 11:30am - 11:55am PDT
Fisher Green Stage: Sponsored by KBCS 91.3FM 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

11:45am PDT

Nelson Wright
Americana

Performers
NW

Nelson Wright

Nelson came of age in rural upstate New York, and his musical life has been spent deep in American roots music. An award-winning songwriter, his guitar work has been compared to Mississippi John Hurt and Dave Van Ronk, and his writing to early Bob Dylan and John Prine. His album Orphans... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 11:45am - 12:15pm PDT
Back Porch Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

12:05pm PDT

Rhapsody Project Instructors
Build Community Through Roots

Performers
RP

Rhapsody Project Instructors

The Rhapsody Project strengthens communities by celebrating the power of America's folk and blues cultures. Our instructors transmit these cultures through music workshops, residencies and performances. We facilitate cross-generational, cross-cultural interactions through the medium... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 12:05pm - 1:00pm PDT
Fisher Green Stage: Sponsored by KBCS 91.3FM 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

12:20pm PDT

David Maloney
Veteran Songwriter, Performer, Humanitarian

Performers
DM

David Maloney

DAVID HAS BEEN AN ENDURING PRESENCE ON THE NORTHWEST SINGER-SONGWRITER SCENE SINCE THE 1970S. AS ONE HALF OF HE LEGENDARY ACOUSTIC DUO "REILLY AND MALONEY", DAVID CONTINUES TO WRITE AND RECORD SONGS OF HUMAN AND SOCIAL SIGNIFICANCE AS WELL SONGS OF HUMOR AND STORIES THAT WARM THE... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 12:20pm - 12:50pm PDT
Folklife Café 321 Mercer St, Seattle, WA 98109

12:30pm PDT

Angela Soffe Band
Americana Artistry with Soul

Performers
AS

Angela Soffe Band

The Angela Soffe Band is Yakima Valley's premier Americana roots band featuring folk tunes and Angela's original songs. Their music makes you want to get up and dance, sway, and stop and listen all at once. Their unique sound is a blend of Americana, folk, with a hint of bluegrass... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 12:30pm - 1:00pm PDT
Back Porch Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

2:00pm PDT

Five Letter Word
Harmony-driven Folk Trio

Performers
FL

Five Letter Word

Mix three singer-songwriters, several stringed instruments, tight harmonies, and a variety of percussive techniques, and you get Five Letter Word. Made up of Leigh Jones (vocals, guitar, percussion), Clara Baker (vocals, fiddle, guitar), and Audra Nemir (vocals, bass), this Portland-based... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 2:00pm - 2:35pm PDT
Vera Project/Gallery Sponsored by CityArts 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

2:00pm PDT

Arranging for solo voice and guitar with from a songwriting perspective.
Forty-five Years on Stage

Performers
AF

Arranging for solo voice and guitar with from a songwriting perspective.

VETERAN SINGER-SONGWRITER, DAVID MALONEY, HAS PERFORMED ALL OVER THE COUNTRY SINCE THE 1970S. HIS RICH MIX OF ORIGINAL SONGS COVER A WIDE VARIETY OF THEMES AND STYLES. HIS WARM AND FRIENDLY STAGE PRESENCE HAS BEEN ENJOYED BY NORTH-WESTERNERS OF ALL AGES AND HE CONTINUES TO WRITE THOUGHTFUL... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 2:00pm - 3:20pm PDT
Armory Loft 4- Music Workshops 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

2:30pm PDT

Alex Sturbaum
Transatlantic Songs

Performers
AS

Alex Sturbaum

Alex grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio, in a household steeped in traditional music. A singer, songwriter, and instrumentalist in many traditions, Alex is equally at home belting out sea shanties, playing Irish reels, and singing old Appalachian ballads. His original songs have a timeless... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 2:30pm - 2:50pm PDT
Trad Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

3:55pm PDT

Unassuming Beekeepers
Unassuming Acoustic Mischief

Performers
UB

Unassuming Beekeepers

The Unassuming Beekeepers are Barry Goldstein on mandolin and guitar and Gen Obata on guitar and mandolin. This Tacoma-based acoustic duo plays a wide variety of acoustic music including blues, bluegrass, celtic, folk, old country, and rock and roll.


Saturday May 26, 2018 3:55pm - 4:25pm PDT
Back Porch Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

6:30pm PDT

Tom Lehrer Sing Along
With the Lehrernerds

Performers
TL

Tom Lehrer Sing Along

Dan Roberts, Philip Boulding, Kelly Kenison, and Wayne Palsson grew up to the outrageously funny and cynical tunes of Tom Lehrer. Somehow when they discovered that each knew many of the songs by heart, they decided that society would be much improved by giving everyone the chance... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 6:30pm - 7:30pm PDT
Cornish Courtyard 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

8:25pm PDT

Hot Damn Scandal
Northwest Devil Swing

Performers
HD

Hot Damn Scandal

Hot Damn Scandal are Bellingham Washington's finest sanity-shaking, soul-combusting jazz minstrels. Armed with their new album "The Gods Are Made of Mud" they'll get your head spinning and your feet moving.


Saturday May 26, 2018 8:25pm - 9:00pm PDT
Fisher Green Stage: Sponsored by KBCS 91.3FM 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109
 
Sunday, May 27
 

11:45am PDT

Devin Sinha
Contemporary Folk /Indie Rock

Performers
DS

Devin Sinha

Devin Sinha is a singer/songwriter living in Seattle, hailing from Midwestern roots as he spent his formative years around Kansas City. His style is primarily a mixture of contemporary folk and indie rock, mixing autobiographical flavors into his fiction of poetry and music.


Sunday May 27, 2018 11:45am - 12:15pm PDT
Fountain Lawn Stage: Sponsored by Western WA Toyota Dealers 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

12:00pm PDT

Polka with Pat
With Patrick McMonagle

Performers
PW

Polka with Pat

With Patrick McMonagle


Sunday May 27, 2018 12:00pm - 12:10pm PDT
Theatre 4 - Dance Workshops 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

12:15pm PDT

All The Real Girls
Shoegazey PNW Noir Songs

Performers
AT

All The Real Girls

Replete with the sort of Americana instrumentation the stories deserve, and the indie guitar work we crave. Great stories; rock guitar shredding; pastoral twang; and top quality performances. This is the sort of record you discover and play obsessively. If there ever was a crush-worthy... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 12:15pm - 12:45pm PDT
Vera Project/Gallery Sponsored by CityArts 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

3:15pm PDT

The Seattle Castaways
Seattle's Loudest Ukulele Band

Performers
TS

The Seattle Castaways

The Castaways have been remixing rock classics for the uke and delighting Puget Sound audiences for five years now. A local favorite, we were voted "Best Party Band on the East Side," we've been on New Day Northwest, and featured on Evening Magazine. We've got two CDs (both available... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 3:15pm - 3:45pm PDT
Fisher Green Stage: Sponsored by KBCS 91.3FM 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

3:30pm PDT

Elke Robitaille Band
Canadiana-Americana Indie Folk Revival

Performers
ER

Elke Robitaille Band

Growing up in an isolated, coastal town of British Columbia, Canada, Elke Robitaille spent her formative years playing guitar and writing songs inspired by the dreams she had of exploring the world beyond her small town. At 18, with guitar in hand, she boarded a southbound train headed... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 3:30pm - 4:05pm PDT
Fountain Lawn Stage: Sponsored by Western WA Toyota Dealers 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

4:20pm PDT

Joy Mills Band
Soulful Country and Roots

Performers
JM

Joy Mills Band

Since forming in 2011, this Seattle 5-piece brings together roots music, lyrical ballads and soulful country songs, all set against the backdrop of the Pacific Northwest. They've released four albums, have toured nationally and to Europe several times. "Seattle’s liveliest country-flavored... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 4:20pm - 4:55pm PDT
Fountain Lawn Stage: Sponsored by Western WA Toyota Dealers 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

5:10pm PDT

Annie Ford Band
Music of Hidden Doorways

Performers
AF

Annie Ford Band

The Annie Ford Band is a timeless blend of tough and tender songwriting. Showcasing talented and nuanced players on pedal steel, bass, sax, piano, drums and violin they mix compelling story-telling with dark Appalachian roots and modern genres like rock n roll, jazz, and dark country... Read More →


Sunday May 27, 2018 5:10pm - 5:45pm PDT
Fountain Lawn Stage: Sponsored by Western WA Toyota Dealers 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109
 
Monday, May 28
 

11:45am PDT

Damp Town Revival
Original 60's folk

Performers
DT

Damp Town Revival

Damp Town Revival features the original compositions of Alan Ehrlich. Their songs cover a wide range of topics such as immigration, aging, cyber security, homelessness, dietary advice, finding your way, losing your way and finding the right one. Their style is eclectic incorporating... Read More →


Monday May 28, 2018 11:45am - 12:15pm PDT
Back Porch Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

1:10pm PDT

Sandi Fernandez & The Beacon Hill-Billiies
Indie Folk Country Twist

Performers
SF

Sandi Fernandez & The Beacon Hill-Billiies

Sandi Fernandez is a singer songwriter currently based in Seattle. Her powerful raw voice and catchy melodies deliver toe tapping grooves to audiences. Influenced by 60s folk, 90s alternative, and modern indie music; her style is reminiscent of artists such as The Decemberists and... Read More →


Monday May 28, 2018 1:10pm - 1:40pm PDT
Vera Project/Gallery Sponsored by CityArts 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

2:30pm PDT

Earl Tom Parker
Country Blues with Soul

Performers
ET

Earl Tom Parker

Earl Tom Parker is a country blues and folk band with deep grooves and soulful melodies. After decades of playing in Seattle bands, Earl Tom Parker celebrates the songwriting chops of Tom Parker and his 2016 EP, Tommy Town. Supported by electric guitar and keys, Earl Tom Parker sings... Read More →


Monday May 28, 2018 2:30pm - 3:00pm PDT
Vera Project/Gallery Sponsored by CityArts 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

4:25pm PDT

Cosmo's Dream
Pacific Northwest Americana

Performers
CD

Cosmo's Dream

Americana trio Cosmo’s Dream sings original tales of foggy-mountain megamalls, trailer-park guns and guitars, big black cats, Iditarod sled dogs, rising rivers, grandmas online, dark days ahead, beautiful beer, and Superman’s dilemma. This Tacoma-based trio, which features Gen... Read More →


Monday May 28, 2018 4:25pm - 4:55pm PDT
Back Porch Stage 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109
 


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