Austin Stringband Festival 2019

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Friday, October 18

Dance ‘til you Drop Night - all dances taught

7 pm
Flat Earth Rounders with Rich Macmath, caller
Festival Kick-Off Square Dance with great local old time band and caller
8:30 pm
Lone Piñon with Larry Edelman, caller
Lively traditional group and couples dances of Northern New Mexico
9:45 pm
Steam Machine with Larry Edelman, caller
Killer Square dance with premier Old Time band and caller

Saturday, October 19

All Day until Late Night Stage Shows and Dances

2 pm
Pace and Barber
Traditional old time string band music, Ft. Worth,TX
3 pm
Lloyd and April Wright
Traditional/old time/gospel Kennard,TX
4 pm
The Here & Now with Tony Davoren
Fast-paced traditional Irish music Austin, TX
5 pm
Stovetop Rangers
Old Time Appalachian, pre-war country and blues Austin, TX
6 pm
Big Cedar Fever
Classic Western Swing and jazz for your dancing and listening pleasure Austin/Wimberly/Boerne, TX
7 pm
The Barn Owls with Sharon Isaac, caller
Fiery local favorite Old Time/Square Dance Band and Caller Austin, TX
8 pm
Lone Piñon
Traditional, lively acoustic conjunto of New Mexico and the Southwest, Native American fiddle music for dancing and listening Albuquerque, NM
9 pm
Steam Machine
Hard-driving Old Time meets Bluegrass with clean, powerful fiddling, brother-style duets over rock-solid rhythm All Over the Midwest,USA
10 pm
Jesse Lége & Bosco Stomp (with special guests!)
Authentic High-Energy Cajun dancehall music of SW Louisiana that packs the dance floor Austin, TX
11ish pm
Crazy Square Dance
Grand Finale Square Dance with Steam Machine and Guests, Larry Edelman, caller Insanely fun and well worth staying up for!

Sunday, October 20

10am
Gospel Sing and Festival Farewell
Come sing old timey gospel songs and maybe even a few shape note hymns