Calling all Music lovers both far and wide…..with the success of last year…High Springs Music in the Park Series is going all out with “Folk in the Springs” AGAIN! this year, on Sunday, September 20th 2015 from 11am to 8pm. The concert venue has been expanded to eight locations, place you would drive past and not even know about, all within walking distance of downtown High Springs. Pack up the family, bring your lawn chairs and come to High Springs for the weekend and learn about our history, camp at Ginnie Springs, dine at The Great Outdoors Restaurant and listen to some of the finest Folk Artists North Florida has to offer. This is a Fun, Free, Family Event! Come out and “Enjoy Our Nature”…. Folk in the Springs is the newest and smallest Folk Festival in Florida, with its historic locations and intimate performances, it will surely be an experience you will not forget. 11am: Kathleen Taylor @ Secret Garden at Wisteria Cottage, 225 N. Main St. 12pm: Tuck Tucker @ High Springs Museum & Train Station, 120 NW 2nd Ave. 1pm: Emmett Carlisle @ Gazebo in James Paul Park, 110 NW 1st Ave. (behind City Hall) 2pm: Michael O’Meara @ High Springs Fire Dept, 205 NW 1st Ave. 3pm: Don Austin @ The Gardens at the High Springs Library, 135 NW 1st Ave. 4pm Cindy Bear @ The New Century Women’s Club, 40 NW 1st Ave. 5-8pm: Brian Smalley @ The Great Outdoors Restaurant, 65 N. Main St. with Kimberly LeCouteur (5 til 6pm) 5-8pm: Ricky Kendall @ The High Springs Playhouse, 130 NE 1st Ave. w/ Special Guest: Elaine Mahon (5:30 til 6:10) and Rachel Grubb (5 til 5:25pm)
The Ones to Blame, Company Man, Devon Stuart, Mama Trish, Kathleen Kennedy, Russ Van Cleave, Jon Gaunt, Toby Terrell, Kathleen Taylor, Cathy Dewitt Show at The Repurpose Project, 519 S. Main Street. Woody Guthrie, born July 14, 1912, blazed a unique trail in folk music, the voice of the common man in uncommon times; the depression and the beginnings of radio; which brought his voice to folks around the country. The songs and words of Woody Guthrie performed by a variety of performers, short sets, mostly acoustic.
Sounds Like: Lucinda Williams, Emmylou Harris, Iris DeMent
Bio: Kathleen Taylor has a relationship with the Muse. Not in the figurative, watered-down way we colorfully speak of ordinary inspiration, but in the literal way of the ancient Greeks who knew nine goddesses, fathered by Zeus, who are the source of all creativity. This makes her songwriting process u...See Full Bio
"There’s an immediate closeness to Kathleen Taylor’s music, driven by an unadorned approach and a simplicity of style that enables her songs to reach the listener with nothing at all to get in the way. A voice that expresses her lyrics cleanly and powerfully, a gentle finger picking guitar style that adds just enough brokenbydesignfrontcovergraphicsbut no more. And that’s what you get with her album, ’Broken By Design’ – something beautiful but incredibly simple, pure and precious, and a fine piece of American folk. For sure, on ‘Broken By Design’ Kathleen has the help of some excellent musicians but this is essentially a ‘one-woman’ album as she pours herself through the songs. There’s her special touch for finding and expressing a melody that once it arrives stays with you and lingers long-time. Equally, there’s her gift for writing and delivering lyrics that not only make their point but make you think...."