2016 Newsletters

Our newsletters are filled with great information about things that are important to musicians and listeners.  We have articles about local performers, stories behind the songs, history of folk music and gear that performers might use.  Click on the links below to see previous newsletters.

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December - F.A.M.E. Holiday Show - Comfortable Concerts with Safe Harbor, Lark Rize,  T. Edwin Doss and Dave Weiner - Hill Chapel Concert with Cello-Bellow - the golden years of novelty songs

November - New format for Sunday Songwriters - Spotlight on singer/songwriter Max Honn - Learn about the bass ukulele 

October - “100 Years of Acoustic Music” concert at FCC

September - read about some exciting new performance spaces!

August - spotlight on Dori Balin who welcomes us at the Traditional Folk Song Circle at Dublin Roasters 

July - learn about the Sound System Set workshop that was conducted by Todd Walker at Make N Music

June - 23rd Frederick Festival of the Arts

May - F.A.M.E. performers dominate music program at the first annual outdoor festival May 7 & 8 in historic Catoctin Furnace.

April - our "Frederick Folklorist" column gives interesting details about Joan Baez who performed at the Weinberg Center this month

March - F.A.M.E.’s debut concert event: Celebration of Acoustic Music

February - read about Steve Goodman who wrote the song “City of New Orleans”

January - Includes a review of F.A.M.E.'s many 2015 activities