Renowned Caricaturist JOHN KASCHT Presentation for Roots & Rhythm 10th Anniversary

John Kascht, whose work is collected by the Smithsonian Institute’s National Portrait Gallery and whose drawings have appeared on the pages or covers of almost every national publication (TV Guide, Rolling Stone, Newsweek, The Wall Street Journal, LIFE, The New York Times, etc) is partnering with Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival.  Kascht, who makes his home in the Wayne County area, will give a multimedia presentation about his art. The free program examines…

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Grammy Winners Kentucky Headhunters to Headline 10th Anniversary Festival

If you’re a fan of “Pickin’ on Nashville,” you aren’t alone! The album won a Country Music Association Award for the Kentucky Headhunters in 1990 and garnered a Grammy for the band the same year for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal. And this year, 2015, the Kentucky Headhunters will headline the 10th annual Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival in Honesdale.   “This band has been around since 1968,…

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CALLING ALL ARTISTS! Gig Poster Exhibit…

CALLING ALL ARTISTS   For the 2nd year, the Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival is inviting all artists to create a limited edition “Gig Poster” for the festival. The posters will be displayed during the festival in Honesdale’s Central Park on June 20, 2015 and at The Cooperage on Main Street during events celebrating National Train Day, May 9th, 2015. A special artist’s reception with refreshments will be held on Friday, May…

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NEA Awards Grant to Roots & Rhythm

(Honesdale, PA, December 17, 2014)… It’s being described as “a great 10th anniversary present!” by the organizers of the Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival. The Festival was just awarded a $10,000 Challenge America Fast-Track grant from the National Endowment for the Arts’ Art Works program. It was their first time applying for the honor.   “To say I’m elated is an understatement,” said Jamie Stunkard, the Roots & Rhythm board member who…

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