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Winterfolk benefit supports festival’s artists

Winterfolk benefit supports festival’s artists

Nov 24, 2016

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Event will also include open mic for anyone who’d like to perform a tune or two

The organizers of the 15th annual Winterfolk Blues and Roots Festival are hosting a benefit concert on Saturday, Nov. 26.

The event, which will feature guitar aces Tony Quarrington and D’Arcy Wickham, hillbilly swing duo HOTCHA!, finger picker Brian Gladstone, singer/songwriter Noah Zacharin, authentic Chicago blues man Jerome Tucker, and award-winning troubadour

Glen Hornblast, will take place at The Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth Ave., just east of Broadview Avenue.

Doors open at 7:30 p.m. with music from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m.

The benefit will also include an open mic for anyone who would like to perform a tune or two.

Admission is by donation. Attendees are asked to donate a minimum of $10.

All funds collected will be used to support the festival’s artists.

Winterfolk, an all-ages, mid-winter, urban blues and roots festival, will run from Feb. 17 to 19, 2017.

Visit winterfolk.com for more details.