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Festival season!

Campground sets all summer!!! 

June 16-18: 4 Peaks Music Festival | July 7-10: Oregon Country Fair | July 14-17: Northwest String Summit | July 28-31: Hidden River Song Camp | August 14-21: Rocky Mountain Folks Fest Song School | 

Mental health, a memorial, and my cousin Mark

Last fall, David Whitaker, Steve Sever, and I played at a memorial service remembering homeless folks. I was grateful for an opportunity to support others and to honor my cousin, Mark Hopeman, who died homeless, from an illness that is…


Spring has sprung! Some sweet shows coming up in May!

Sunday, May 1  2-4pm, Arts Center Courtyard at the Spring Garden Festival

Thursday, May 26  TBD, with Boston/Nashville-based Kristen Ford on her West Coast Tour

Saturday, May 28  noon-5pm, the beautiful Harris Bridge Vineyards with Steve Sever & David Whitaker

Adventures in Oz

What a crazy, wonderful, exhausting, validating, worthwhile adventure in Missouri last week. My first trip that far east and south (aside from the Northeast) gave me a glimpse into the grand buildings and high hopes of my great grandparents, who…