——RESCHEDULED—— the new date is NOV. 15, 2020, 4pm.
One of the most dynamic and iconic live performers in Folk Music, six-time Grammy nominee John McCutcheon’s four-decade career has taken him around the world with his unique blend of stunning instrumental skills, incisive songwriting, and subtly seductive storytelling. Hilarious, heartwarming, stirring, and always entertaining.
It is an amazing privilege that John is performing for the benefit of Keep Media Green, a local group working to protect the town’s remaining open green spaces from over-development.
In addition to the 2-hour concert, the event will include refreshments for sale, a raffle, and a brief explanation of Keep Media Green.
Tickets: $30 in advance or $35 at the door –All proceeds to Keep Media Green
Purchase advance tickets directly through Keep Media Green for pick-up locally by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate the number of tickets in your message.
Purchase advance tickets online here
If you or your business is interested in sponsoring the concert or purchasing an advertisement in the concert program book, check out the sponsorship/ad options here, then contact Terry Rumsey at email@example.com.
“John McCutcheon is not only one of the best musicians in the USA, but also a great singer, songwriter, and song leader. And not just incidentally, he is committed to helping hard-working people everywhere to organize and push this world in a better direction.” — Pete Seeger
Ian Zolitor is the host of the much-loved WXPN Folk Show, which is broadcast every Sunday night from 8 to 10 pm.
In addition to his role on the Folk Show, Ian is also a performing musician, playing bass guitar, and a tireless promoter of local, regional, and national folk music, appearing at folk clubs, folk festivals, and open mic events throughout the Delaware Valley and around the country.
And Ian has roots in Media! He lived in Everybody’s Hometown for a while back in the early part of the decade and fondly recalls his time hanging out on and around State Street.
“I love Media,” Zolitor enthused when accepting the offer to emcee Keep Media Green’s Benefit Concert, “and I’m totally on board with a nonprofit organization working to defend my old hometown’s parks and greenspaces. Plus, I’m pumped to be a part of a concert with John McCutcheon, one of my heroes and a hall-of-fame American folk musician.”
Tickets for the Benefit Concert are selling fast, we recommend that Keep Media Green supporters who want to attend purchase their tickets ASAP.