Tunes & Tales Brings Back Popular Acts for 2016

(Honesdale, June 1, 2016)…Geared for families with children of all ages—the “young at heart”—the Tunes & Tales portion of the 11th annual Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival on June 18th will feature two popular talents of past years:  Native American Little Bear and singer-guitarist Dave Matsinko. 

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A Real McCoy Coming to Honesdale for Roots & Rhythm

(Honesdale, May 21, 2016)… They make music not war, but the lead female singer of the band Two-Thirds Goat, is a real McCoy from Eastern Kentucky. And this June, Annalyse McCoy and the rest of her bluesy-country rock band will perform not once but three times in conjunction with Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival on June 18th. Besides opening on the main stage on June 18th at 1:30pm in Central Park, the…

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Free Workshop, Special Poster by Artist Mark Milroy for R&R

(Honesdale, May 3, 2016)… Nationally-known and locally-based artist Mark Milroy wants to share his passion for woodblock printing with the community for free.  Milroy, who produces images hand-carved on wood and printed on a hand-crank press one by one, will offer a no-cost workshop on Saturday, June 11th as part of this year’s Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival. The event will take place at 7pm at The Cooperage Project, 1030 Main Street,…

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Sarah Borges Joins 2016 R&R Lineup

(Honesdale, April 27, 2016)…Boston-raised Sarah Borges calls her sound “straight up rock and roll.”  She and her band, The Broken Singles, join the main stage lineup for the 11th annual Honesdale Roots & Rhythm on June 18th in Honesdale’s Central Park, right before headliner Amy Helm.

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Amy Helm to Headline 2016 Roots & Rhythm

(Honesdale, April 11, 2016)…Amy Helm, often described as an exceptionally soulful singer/songwriter and a member of the so-called Woodstock tribe of musicians in nearby New York state, will headline the 11th annual Honesdale Roots & Rhythm Music & Arts Festival on June 18th. Helm, who has been a musician in her own right all her life, is the daughter of musical legends: singer/songwriter Libby Titus (she wrote “Love Has No Pride”) and the late musical…

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