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.
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January - F.A.M.E. Holiday Show at FSK Mall - Christmas Show at Frederick Coffee Co. - Effects of humidity on people and musical instruments - Folklore history: Richie Havens
February - Comparison of Taylor vs Martin guitars. - Meet song circle fan Dorothea Mordan - Folklore history: singer/songwriter Tom Paxton
March - Five year anniversary of Traditional Folk Song Circle - Folklore history: The Dubliners - Review of guitar picks - F.A.M.E. lecture series
April - Lecture series begins with “Music Between the Wars: the Revolution to the Civil War" - reviews of guitar picks - Featured Artist — Tony Denikos
May - Outreach touches elementary school - Featured Artist Teporah Bilezikian - Habitat ReStore Grand Opening
June - Spotlight on member Joe Ginorio - Acoustic music on the radio - Monday Songwriters’ Showcase 10th anniversary
July - 60's & 70s California Music scene - "Recycling" guitar strings - Thalia guitar picks - spotlight on Frank Davis
August- California Dreamin' Concert - the real Casey Jones - Oasis Guitar Sleeve
September- Hygrometers and Relative Humidity - Dueling Banjos music trivia - Frederick County Public Schools’Arts Integration Workshop
October - 2017 Annual Picnic Pics - Song Circle at Homewood - Open Mics: Photos and Details
November - Spotlight on Dan Webb - folklorist: Janis Ian - October 13th Sky Stage open mic pics