Joe Crookston

Songwriter, guitarist, painter, fiddler, slide player, eco-village member and believer in all things possible. Named 2016 Folk Alliance International Artist-in-Residence, he’s played with Suzanne Vega, Dar Williams, David Francey, John McCutcheon, John Gorka, Judy Collins, and hundreds more. His songs are cinematic and are being made into award winning films.

Jen Chapin Trio

Jen Chapin’s music is urban folk soul — story songs that search for community and shared meaning, powered by the funk and improvisation of the city. Critics have hailed her work as “brilliant.. soulfully poetic” (NPR), “thoughtful … worth-savoring” (People), “addictive” (Boston Globe), “smart, observant, lyrically deft, politically aware and emotionally intuitive” (Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel). JazzTimes…

Andru Bemis

Andru Bemis is an American Folk musician, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. He has toured hundreds of thousands of miles throughout North America—traveling mainly by train, bus, and public transportation—performing solo and sharing shows with a host of world-class performers, including two notable tours with actor/comedian/musician John C. Reilly. He has released three solo albums—Plays Past His…

Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers Band

The Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers Band plays deep-grooving acoustic rock, mixing original songs with fresh takes on songs from the Grateful Dead and Stevie Wonder to Miranda Lambert and Elvis Costello. Based in upstate New York, the band creates an extraordinarily varied sound with all acoustic instrumentation and rich vocal harmonies. Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers, the band’s…

First Friday hosted by Hunter Davidsohn

John Kanazawich and this month’s guest host Hunter Davidsohn present some of the Binghamton-area’s finest performers. Full bar. No cover. 6:00 p.m. — John Kanazawich & Friends7:30 p.m. — Joe Alston8:15 p.m. — Robert Earl Thomas9:00 p.m. — Hunter Davidsohn9:45 p.m. — The Poppies

Jodi Shaw

Jodi Shaw is a Canadian-born poet, singer and songwriter. She has lived in Oregon, New Mexico, and New York City. In 2017 she relocated from NYC to rural western Massachusetts, where she is at work on her seventh album and her first collection of poetry. Jodi has recorded six albums of original music. Her work…

Colleen Kattau & Dos XX

Colleen Kattau is a bilingual vocalist, guitarist and composer of songs. Her poetic originals and charismatic stage presence inspire hope and spark imagination and audience participation! After a show audience members frequently tell her “You touched my soul”. Colleen has shared the stage with legendary performers Pete Seeger (he actually called her once when she…

Rachael Sage

A soulful vocalist and innovative multi-instrumentalist, award-winning singer/songwriter and producer Rachael Sage is one of the busiest touring artists in independent music, performing 100+ dates a year with her band The Sequins throughout the US, UK, & Europe. She has earned a loyal following for her dynamic piano playing, delicate guitar work, soulful vocals, and…