Caitlin Jemma & The Goodness

Virginia City, Nev., cosmic cowgirl Caitlin Jemma brings her band, The Goodness, for a late Saturday night set at the intimate, off-the-radar folk gathering...

Bridge City Sinners

This is not your grandma’s folk music. Portland’s Bridge City Sinner play folk songs in a punk style with a rowdy mosaic of banjo,...

The Contraptionists

The Contraptionists are a duo driven by percussive precision, jangling instrumentation and bold melodies. Their sonic high-wire act is driven by soaring instrumentation and...

Rose’s Pawn Shop

Strains of Appalachian music shine through five guys from Los Angeles when they sing authentically about heartache, loss and regret in a classic, yet...

Celtic Woman | Voices of Angels

By the time I spoke with Celtic Woman singer Susan McFadden she was in Alabama halfway through a four-month, nearly 100-date American tour with...

The magic of the High Sierra Music Festival

The quaint picturesque town of Quincy hosts one of the area’s greatest music parties of the year. This sleepy town comes alive when it...

Kuinka

Kuinka is a band bristling with spirited creativity that continues to evolve artistically while staying true to their roots. With a cumulative love of...

Spike McGuire | Loud as Folk

Born and raised in Reno, Nev., Spike McGuire has traveled the country as a folk-punk troubadour yet would never consider living anywhere else. “I love...

Pam and Dan Rosenthal | Touring on Love, Music & Powder

After growing up in different parts of the country, skiers and folk musicians Pam and Dan Rosenthal met in Breckenridge, Colo., when Dan offered...