Friday March 6 (8:15pm, $7) — JIM GARY — A Kerrville Folk Festival songwriting finalist and performer at Nashville’s legendary Bluebird Café. Songs with charm, upbeat humor, vivid imagery, and skilled guitar. Excellent new CD: Big Door...Little Wonder.
Friday March 13 (8:15pm, $7) — THE YOUNG NOVELISTS — Simon & Garfunkel meet Johnny & June. Toronto duo of Graydon James & Laura Spink is known for deft songwriting, gorgeous harmonies, and a shared passion for music. Guitar, percussion.
Appears March 14 on WFMT 98.7 Folkstage with Rich Warren
Friday March 20 (8:15pm, $7) — JENI & BILLY — Acclaimed “new old music” drawn from country, Appalachian, bluegrass, country blues and folk. Stirring harmonies, absorbing original lyrics and a sparse, engaging sound. Guitar, banjo, harmonica, autoharp. New CD!
Appears March 21 on WFMT 98.7 Folkstage with Rich Warren
Friday March 27 (8:15pm, $7) — PATTY STEVENSON & CRAIG SIEMSEN — Two fine Milwaukee songwriters in a terrific duo show. Both acclaimed musicians: Craig is a powerful guitarist, Patty plays piano, guitar and harp. Great lyrics, voices. A new CD!
Appears June 2 on WDCB 90.9 Folk Festival with Lilli Kuzma
Friday April 3 (8:15pm, $7) — JOEL SIMPSON — A second-generation performer at Two Way Street; a multi-instrumentalist playing Dobro, guitar, mandolin, banjo and more! He plays in Lee Murdock’s Blue Horizon Band and teaches at Tobias Music.
Friday April 10 (8:15pm, $7) — JEFF KAROUB — Detroit-area singer-songwriter and journalist likes to tell stories through music, with his rhythm-and-roots acoustic sound on guitar, mandolin and fiddle. His latest CD is on Lilli Kuzma’s WDCB 2014 Fave list!
Appears April 7 on WDCB 90.9 Folk Festival with Lilli Kuzma
Friday April 17 (8:15pm, $7) — MARK ZEUS — From Houston, his song “Cried Enough” won the 2008 Texas Music Award for Song of the Year! Poignant, often humorous folk/rock songs of social and environment issues, pop culture and humanity. Guitar, mandolin.
Friday April 24 (8:15pm, $7) — ZOE MULFORD — Singer-songwriter whose shows are like a set of vivid short stories – evocative, varied, beautifully crafted. With clear voice, guitar and claw- hammer banjo, she adds British and US traditional music. Four great CDs.
Appears April 25 on WFMT 98.7 Folkstage with Rich Warren
Early Warnings! A preliminary list of upcoming shows. More info to come!
May 8 Aaron Howard
May 15 Friedlander & Hall
May 22 Song Sisters (Sue Fink, Amy Dixon-Kolar, Patti Shaffner
May 29 Joe Filisko & Eric Noden
Jun 5 Small Potatoes
Jun 12 Mare Wakefield and Nomad
Jun 19 Ruth & Max Bloomquist
Jun 26 Open Mike
Jun 27 Rotary GroveFest Folk Stage
Jul 10 The New Serendipity Singers (Anna Stange & Candy Heitner)
Jul 17 Louise Mosrie
Aug 21 Matt Nakoa
Aug 14 Lee Murdock
Aug 28 Mt. Thelonious
Sep 6&7 Fox Valley Folk Festival, Two Way Street Stage
Sep 11 Lauren Nicole Heintz
Sep 18 Susie Glaze & the Hilonesome Band
Nov 7 Two Way Street 45th Anniversary!
Dec 18 Two Way Street Christmas Show
Dec 25 Closed (Christmas Day)
Jan 1 Closed (New Year's Day)
Mar 4 Moors & McCumber
Mar 11 Comfort Food
Apr 22 Heather Pierson Trio
Apr 29 Evie Ladin & Keith Terry