Jalopy will once again be hosting a folk festival this May in partnership with the Down Home Radio Show, but for those of you who can't wait that long, you're in luck! There will be a folk festival "preview and benefit concert" on March 13th featuring a strong lineup of folk bands.
According to the website Cross Harp Chronicles Network:
Proceeds from this fabulous show, featuring some of the New York folk scene’s brightest young stars: Mamie Minch, Alex Battles and Banjorama, The Dust Busters, and Blind Boy Paxton, will go towards organizing and producing the 2nd annual Brooklyn Folk Festival, to be held May 21-23rd at the Jalopy Theater.
Lineup for The Brooklyn Folk Fest Preview/Benefit Concert, March 13th:
9pm: Mamie Minch
10pm: Alex Battles and Banjorama
11pm: The Dust Busters
12am: Blind Boy Paxton
$10 Entry /Doors @ 8 /Raffle prizes to include a class at Jalopy, books from Abrams Books and records and goodies from Down Home Radio!
Image above from Down Home Radio site