Also known as the Bard Insurgent, Neilson has been a winner at the Kerrville Folk Festival
, where he was referred to as the Jon Stewart of folk music, according to a press release.
His recent appearances have included a mainstage appearance at the Kerrville Folk Festival
where he released his 7th solo CD, "crooked.
Also on Saturday, The Green Rooster Coffeehouse in Worcester has Diana Jones and Jonathan Byrd, both winners of the prestigious New Folk Award presented at the Kerrville Folk Festival
They have played the Los Angeles House of Blues and the El Rey Theatre in Hollywood, as well as the Telluride Blues Festival, Kerrville Folk Festival
and the Bob Dylan Festival in Alba, Italy.
Cutean said he first met Feeney at the Kerrville Folk Festival
in Texas, where her feisty songs on politics and labor issues didn't rub everyone the right way - even though in his mind, rabble-rousing is what folk music is supposed to do.
Clark discovered Mondlock singing under a tree at the Kerrville Folk Festival
, which led to a Nashville publishing deal.
Recent performances included the New Year's Eve Concert for Peace in New York City, the 2007 Falcon Ridge Folk Festival and the Kerrville Folk Festival
Costa was a finalist this year in the new folk category at the Kerrville Folk Festival
Her first hit was recorded by someone posing as a journalist at the Kerrville Folk Festival
and eventually releasing it on a European label, Cooking Vinyl.
Keith Greeninger has won the Kerrville Folk Festival
songwriting award and the Napa Valley Folk Festival's songwriting contest.
Cutean is a favorite at the Kerrville Folk Festival
and at the Oregon Country Fair, where he's performed each year since 1988.