Where to See the Show

The following stations will be broadcasting these upcoming shows:

* Cablevision, Morris, NJ, area
* Comcast Northwest & Central NJ2
* Fargo Access Channel 12, Fargo, North Dakota on Cable One
* Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN), New York City Also Web Broadcast
* Service Electric Cable TV, Allentown, PA (airing in 84 towns)
* BPN (Brooklyn Public Network) channel 1 Also Web Broadcast
* Cablevision Bergen
* Cablevison Oakland

Cablevision, Morris, NJ, area
7:30 PM Sun., Channel 21 Boonton Town, Boonton Township, Chatham, Denville, Dover, East Hanover, Florham Park, Hanover, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Madison, Mine Hill, Montville, Morris Township, Morris Plains, Morristown, Mount Arlington, Mount Olive, Mountain
Lakes, Netcong, Parsippany, Lakes, Netcong, Parsippany-Troy Hills, Picatinny, Randolph, Rockaway Borough, Rockaway Township, Roxbury, Stanhope, Victory Gardens, Wharton

660 Apr 02Tim Grimm & The Family Band

a Rennaisance man in the performing arts world… He has for the past 15 years, blended his love for songwriting, travel, and the storytelling of acting (theatre, film and television). His most recent recording, THE TURNING POINT, produced the #1 song on Folk radio in 2014-- KING OF THE FOLKSINGERS. It was a particularly gratifying honor given the song is a tribute to Tim's friend and musical icon, Ramblin' Jack Elliott.

661 Apr 09Vito Natalie

Fusion Folk music singer songwriter born and raised in New Jersey in a town call North Bergen. He is strongly influenced by Bob Dylan, Arlo Guthrie, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash and Bruce Springsteen. He studying songwriting at Paul Simon's Guitar study work shop in New York city. He has a new CD called An introduction to Vito Natale and you can hear his music on iTunes, Spotify, Amazon, Grove and much more

662 Apr 16Helen O'Shea & The Shanakee Project

In 2016, at the release party for her first EP "Mama Told You...", Helen O'Shea put together a 10 piece band to perform her original songs, merging existing rock & bluegrass bands to achieve her unique "AmeriCeltiCana" sound. A smaller version of that band went on to become "The Shanakee Project" - the name derived from the Gaelic word "seanachai" meaning "storyteller", featuring Garry Pearsall, Drew Turock, John Mazzeo & David Ross.

587 Apr 23Mike Herz

Raised in rural northwest, NJ, Mike grew up amongst fertile farmlands and majestic mountains. So naturally, as a teenager his music of choice was rap. Why you ask? The words. There was poetry and passion there, and it resonated. Some years later Mike discovered the songs of Bob Dylan, and after listening to them his heart clinically stopped for 3 minutes. While dead he saw a heavenly blinding light and returned to Earth with the understanding that simply a guitar and words could alter the universe.

588 Apr 30Henry Gross

At age 18, he was a founding member of the group, SHA NA NA, He sang two songs on the group's 1969 debut LP; The groups' popularity soared after legendary performances in the Fillmore Auditoriums East and West and at the Woodstock Festival, where he was the youngest person to perform. With the groups' appearance in the film "WOODSTOCK" & 1970 LP of the same name, their popularity became a worldwide phenomenon; he just kept rockin'


Comcast Northwest & Central NJ2
3:30 PM Friday, Northwest Channel 21 & Central NJ2 Channel 280
Comcast Northwest NJ (Hunterdon County area) channel 21 operates in 23 NJ communities & Comcast Central NJ 2 (Ch. 280) operates in 53 NJ communities listed at hsnoi.blogspot.com

639 Mar 31Diane Perry

her original compositions span the breadth of her background: classical-crossover, Latin, swing, jazz, folk, and gospel, you are as likely to shed a tear as you are to laugh with delight. She has performed in symphonic orchestras, swing bands Vince Giordano’s Nighthawks and The DMP Big Band, Broadway orchestra pits, rock bands, and even for a circus.

640 Apr 07Chrissi Poland

"This sonorous singer-drummer (& pianist) rips through contemporary blues numbers with sheer ferocity, and her stages are only expanding; she recently opened tours for Lady Gaga and Scissor Sisters. Her “Songs From the Concrete” (Danben) continues to gather traction, and small wonder; Don Henley never had this much joie de vivre."

641 Apr 14Sam Edelston

is on a quest to bring dulcimers into widespread public awareness. In the process, has gained a reputation as one of the most innovative mountain dulcimer players around, and his music has been heard in over 190 countries. His repertoire ranges from rock to opera, and from bossa nova to bluegrass, along with folk music and originals. He also plays guitar, banjo, and hammered dulcimer, and is chair of the Nutmeg Dulcimer Festival in Connecticut.

642 Apr 24Katherine Rondeau

“Don't miss Katherine's silky voice and beautiful guitar. Be warned, she will mesmerize you.” Princeton Folk Music Society; a broad range of folk influences ~ from Jean Ritchie and Mary Travers to Patty Griffin and Lucinda Williams. Katherine's got a style all her own, with a honey-warm voice evoking Mary's depth and power and Lucinda's heart-tugging soul.

644 Apr 28Mindy Schmitt

brings heart and spirit into her songwriting, soft and sweet one minute, with punching guitar rhythms and vocals the next. Her folk-rock style hints of influences such as Melissa Ferrick and the Indigo Girls, yet with a distinctive sound all her own. From her pop-punk roots of the early 90’s when she started to play music, she has since picked up an acoustic guitar and softened her approach, but without losing the flavors of all the genres she has loved along the way.

646 May 05Hank Stone

has been writing songs for over forty years, but only started bringing them out to audiences in 2001. He quickly made a name for himself in the Long Island, New York music scene, has since recorded two CDs of his original tunes, and is now performing often, as a solo act and also with his band. Ralph says: "I love Hanks's songs!"

647 May 12Laurie Riley

best known worldwide as a harpist, having toured and taught for over 20 years. Her music career began, however, as a multi-instrumentalist, playing guitar, dulcimer, banjo, bodhran; founded The Folk Project in 1971, toured w/ Frostwater in 70s. Taking up the harp in 1981, she toured for 10 years in duet and another 10 as a soloist. She has recorded over a dozen harp albums and is a respected author of numerous music-related books & instructional DVDs.

648 May 19Bob Cannon

648) 8/18/16 6:30 - Raised in Charlottesville, VA, and Wilmington, DE, he has played from Maine to Florida with a stint in Nashville. He’s also pursued his career writing about music for magazines like Entertainment Weekly and Performing Songwriter. Now he has released his debut album, Unbreakable Heart, an incisive, witty collection about love, dreams, expectations, the working life—and the Three Stooges—that brings together eclectic Americana styles and the wry pop wit of Randy Newman.

649 May 26Bob Andrews Trio

AKA Two Smart Guys and Bob consists of Bob Andrews on guitar and vocals, Peter Hagan, bass and vocals, and Dave Sherman lead guitar and vocals. The group features the original songs of Bob Andrews on a variety of subjects from humorous to poignant and all points in between.

650 Jun 02Claude Bourbon

known throughout Europe and America for amazing guitar performances that take blues, Spanish, Middle Eastern, and Russian stylings into uncharted territories. Each year he plays more than 100 shows around the world. Claude has played countless venues, including Glastonbury Festival, Isle of Wight Festival, Colne Great British & Blues Festival, Rock O'Z Arene, Avenches, Switzerland, among others

232 Jun 09Michael Jonathan

return visit by Mousie, Kentucky's folk music proselytizer who was joined on his last album by Odetta, J.D. Crowe and Jean Ritchie

233 Jun 16Wry Toast

trio playing folksy songs of FP's mild-mannered Luke Liddy, with Tom Delaney on slide guitar, and Jim Wright on mandolin & harmonies

234 Jun 23Barbara Hurley

country singer-songwriter, NJ Folk Festival Song Contest finalist, choral director, music teacher, and a nice spirited gal

235 Jun 30Kate & Paul

warm personalities, tight harmonies & stirling guitar work show off well-crafted melodies and lyrics by this husband & wife songwriting duo

236 Jul 07The Freight Hoppers

giddy enthusiasm for the music percolates through this high energy old-timey quartet from North Carolina

237 Jul 14Phoenix Rising

Andrea Brachfeld's mellow Latin jazz originals and fluid flute solos backed with groove solid performers on percussion and keyboard

238 Jul 21George Mann & Julius Margolin with Al Podber

rabble-rousing labor movement music, a touching partnership with baby boomers & old-time organizer

239 Jul 28Pat Conte

Curator of The Secret Museum of the Air, collector of rare instruments and obscure spooky tunes; see a banjo-fiddle!

240 Aug 04Three Citizens

Citizen Kafka, John Sholle, and Bob Jones with some zany modernized old-timey music and slick playing

241 Aug 11Mary Sarah with Peter Olsen

world music based originals for guitar and voice; *ambassador for peace through singing*

242 Aug 18Robin Greenstein

super-talented, warm, funny acoustic musician and singer-songwriter

243 Aug 25Tom McCormack

a wake-up call for prejudiced minds says Billboard; The stern nun told him: *Your mother, your therapist & God did a great job!*


Fargo Access Channel 12, Fargo, North Dakota on Cable One
6:30 PM Fridays & 3:00 PM Mondays

644 Mar 31, Apr 03Mindy Schmitt

brings heart and spirit into her songwriting, soft and sweet one minute, with punching guitar rhythms and vocals the next. Her folk-rock style hints of influences such as Melissa Ferrick and the Indigo Girls, yet with a distinctive sound all her own. From her pop-punk roots of the early 90’s when she started to play music, she has since picked up an acoustic guitar and softened her approach, but without losing the flavors of all the genres she has loved along the way.

645 Apr 07, Apr 10Reggie Harris & Pat Wictor

Reggie is an accomplished writer and singer whose vast knowledge of the songs of human & civil rights has made him one of the top song-leaders in the tradition. Pat burst on the acoustic music scene as an innovative slide guitarist known for fresh interpretations of trad. & contemp. songs, acclaimed singer-songwriter and a sought-after collaborator. For these veteran musicians and friends, their artistry & skill is heightened by years of collaboration and trust.

646 Apr 14, Apr 17Hank Stone

has been writing songs for over forty years, but only started bringing them out to audiences in 2001. He quickly made a name for himself in the Long Island, New York music scene, has since recorded two CDs of his original tunes, and is now performing often, as a solo act and also with his band. Ralph says: "I love Hanks's songs!"

423 Apr 21, Apr 24Doug MacLeod

overcame abuse & a crippling stutter, learned from the old blues masters, lived the life & survived to become a powerful live performer, gifted storyteller & songwriter

424 Apr 28, May 01Sonas

Tina & Amy, fiddles; Margie, keyboard: Cape Breton style, trad. Irish/Scottish & all Celtic music; infectious, upbeat, foot-stomping reels, jigs & delicate airs.

425 May 05, May 08Maurice John Vaughn

true Chicago blues original on guitar, sax & vocals, innovative & often humorous songs that spring directly from his experience.

426 May 12, May 15Donald Ray Johnson

rhythm & blues songwriter, vocalist & drummer, was in *A Taste Of Honey,* 1st Afro-American Band presented w/ a *Grammy Award* for *Best New Artist*

427 May 19, May 22Julie Pasqual

renaissance woman: modern dance, ballet, actress, clown (Big Apple Circus Clown Care Unit), her storytelling uses all her skills, venues incl. Kennedy Center

428 May 26, May 29Normal Love

unplugged set by Philly quintet (violin, 2 guitars, bass & drums) who rip thru hyper-complex original scores w/ influences from contemp. jazz & classical to heavy metal, dubbed *the next big thing* by Philly's Citypaper

429 Jun 02, Jun 05John Flynn

powerful songs of humanity and hope, performances known for disarming honesty and humor; *might well be one of the greatest hidden treasures the Americana axis has...*

430 Jun 09, Jun 12Dave Rowe Trio

w/ Ed Howe & Kevin O'Reilly make authentic Maine music, driven by lyrical fiddle melodies & hearty 3-part harmonies; a taste of Maine's music, humor & stories

431 Jun 16, Jun 19Laura Higgins

A gifted and uncompromising artist, Laura's songs cannot be listened to passively. They grab your heart and force you to pay attention...her music and her story will touch you. -- Jamie Reno, Newsweek correspondent

432 Jun 23, Jun 26Siobhan Quinn & Michael Bowers

in '07: Kerrville New Folk Finalists, Falcon Ridge Emerging Artists & NE, SW & Int'l Folk Alliance Formal Showcase Artists

433 Jun 30, Jul 03Blind Willies

San Fran duo wowed us w/ unique sound singing orig. urban folk tales Fiddler Annie Staninec toured w/ David Grisman. Guitarist Alexei Wajchman, songwriter

434 Jul 07, Jul 10Ilusha Tsinadze

honors Jazz Studies grad of Wm. Paterson U., plays classical, jazz, blues & other guitar styles; also, shares accordion music of his native Republic of Georgia

435 Jul 14, Jul 17Audrey Auld Mezera

Music with the dirt left on, 'Americ-kinda' style -- traditional American country and folk influences with strong Australian roots.

436 Jul 21, Jul 24Robert Hill

raised in N. Little Rock, AK, original Americana, Alt. Country & Roots music;1st place Americana/AAA 10th Annual Unisong Intern'l Songwriting Competition

438 Jul 28, Jul 31Eclectic Consort

John & Kris Lamb & Andy Koenig (w/ cellist Liz Cabrera) play early music & more w/ dozens of strange instruments from Renaissance shawms & krumhorns to synthesizers.


Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN), New York City
2:30 PM Thursday on Time/Warner Cable Channel 56 & 1996, FIOS Channel 34 & RCN Cable Channel 83
Also broadcast via streaming video on the web at http://www.mnn.org/live/2-lifestyle-channel

232 Mar 30Michael Jonathan

return visit by Mousie, Kentucky's folk music proselytizer who was joined on his last album by Odetta, J.D. Crowe and Jean Ritchie

231 Apr 06Richard Gilewitz

masterful guitarist, composer, and funnyman who tours year-round and does workshops for GHS strings and Peavy sound equipment

230 Apr 13Illegal Contraband

Liza DiSavino, AJ Bodnar, Mark Schaffer, and Jeff DeSmedt play spirited contradance tunes & other assorted tomfoolery

229 Apr 20America Viva

Juan Gonzalez & friends from Columbia joyfully play beautiful music of South America on harp, guitar, cuatro & piano

228 Apr 27Scarlett Blue Duo

vivacious Scarlett has toured internationally belting out blues, R & B and funk with Moon, master of the electric blues guitar


Service Electric Cable TV, Allentown, PA (airing in 84 towns)
9:30 PM Thursday, Channel 50

278 Mar 30Ernie Hawkins

very sharp ragtime & blues guitar-picking from this Pittsburg-based virtuoso, who studied with Rev. Gary Davis and other early guitar masters


BPN (Brooklyn Public Network) channel 1
Tuesdays, 12:30 PM on Time Warner 34; Cablevision 67; RCN 82; Verizon 42;
Also streams via https://iframe.dacast.com/b/37979/c/59738


Cablevision Bergen
ch 77, same schedule as Cablevision Morris in Alpine, Bergenfield, Closter, Cresskill, Demarest, Dumont, Emerson, Fair Lawn, Harrington Park, Haworth, Hillsdale, New Milford, Northvale, Norwood, Old Tappan, Oradell, Paramus, Rivervale, Rockleigh,
Saddle River, Tenafly, Woodcliff Lake


Cablevison Oakland
Ch 76, same schedule as Morris in Allendale, Bloomingdale, Bogota, Butler, Cedar Grove, Clifton, Elmwood Park, Franklin Lakes, Garfield, Glen Rock, Hackensack, Hasbrouck Heights, Hawthorne, Ho Ho Kus, Kinnelon, Lincoln Park, Little Falls, Lodi, , Maywood,
Montville, Midland Park, North Caldwell, North Haledon, Nutley, Oakland, Park Ridge, Passaic, Pequannock, Pompton Lakes, Prospect Park, Ramsey, Ridgewood, Ringwood, Riverdale, River Edge, Rochelle Park, Saddle Brook, South Hackensack, Teaneck, Totowa, etc.