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2017

Month

Concert

Showcase

September Hoot and Holler Jan & Neil Gillies
August (no concert) The Harley String Band
July (no concert) Nancy Truax
June Adam Hurt & Beth Williams Hartness Mary Shapiro
May Hicks and Goulbourn Steve Potter and John Georgiou
April Jack Williams Chelle Fulk & Woody Woodworth
March Runaway Home Jan & Neil Gillies
February Seamus Kennedy Song Garden
January Joan & Joni Nancy Truax
2016

Month

Concert

Showcase

December Debi Smith Jim Nagle w/The Stewart Sisters
November Kate MacLeod w/James Scott Jim Pilgrim
October Scott Ainslee Kevin Whalen
September Roy Book Binder Aloha Boys
August (no concert) Silver Strings, MD
July (no concert) The Stewart Sisters
June Cosy Sheridan Dave Law & Reston Station
May Dave Nachmanoff Ken Kunec
April Harpeth Rising Jay Keating & Know1Else
March SAW 32nd Mid-Atlantic Song Contest Winners Bev & Jack Osburn
February Lulu’s Fate Kathleen Huber
January Small Potatoes TM Hanna
 

2015

Month

Concert

Showcase

December Marcy Marxer and Rolly Brown Song Garden
November Dave Gunning Anna Keller
October Beppe Gambetta The Stewart Sisters
September Sally Barris & Rebecca Folsom Jim McConnell
August Side by Side Steve Coffee and Friends
July (no concert) Kathleen Huber
June Brother Sun Stevie Wade Potter
May Susan Greenbaum Harley String Band
April Mid-Atlantic Song Contest Winners Ben Hamblin
March Matt and Shannon Heaton Roger Allen Johnson
February Doug Everton and the Hot Buttered Nuggets George Dacre

January

Zoe Mulford and Brad Yoder Ladies Done Waiting

2014

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

BiG WiDe GRiN Glen Hirabayashi

November

April Mae & the June Bugs Jan Gillies

October

Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer Chris Anderson plus Ladies Done Waiting

September

Sparky & Rhonda Rucker Ric Sweeney

August

John McEuen Kim Melton

July

(no concert ) Stevie Wade Potter

June

Malcolm Holcombe
and Dana & Susan Robinson
Dan Rilko

May

Andrew McKnight & Beyond Borders Jan Gillies

April

Grace Pettis (cancelled - replaced by  Denikos/Martin) Mary Shapiro

March

Michael P. Smith Celtic Union

Febuary

Beppe Gambetta Jim Nagle

January

Dana & Susan Robinson (cancelled - weather)

Kathleen Huber

2013

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

Grace Pettis (to be rescheduled in 2014 Anna Keller

November

Lou & Peter Berryman Ken Kunec

October

Mark Elliot & Runaway Home Steve Potter

September

Dave Nachmanoff Tom Bodine

August

(no concert - "Spider" John Koerner article) Frazier

July

(no concert - Norman Blake article) Dan grove

June

Round Mountain Ben Hamblin

May

Danny Schmidt & Carrie Elkin TM Hanna
April Albert & Gage Jim Nagle

March

Eric Taylor Chatham Street

February

the Stray Birds Larry Mediate

January

The Honey Dewdrops

Nancy Truax

2012

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

The Aloha Boys The Copper Ponies

November

Bryan Bowers TM Hanna

October

Pint & Dale Laura Kelmelis

September

Ari & Mia Friedman MC Williams

August

(no concert - Uncle Dave Macon article) Jim Nagle

July

(no concert - Bert Jansch article) Scott Malyszka

June

Kate MacLeod & Kat Eggleston Barb Keeler

May

Daniel Lee Jane Tatum

April

Steve James Tom Bodine

March

Beppe Gambetta Roger Allen "Tex" Johnson

February

Small Potatoes Chris Anderson

January

Bill Staines

Crys Matthews

2011

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

Dana & Susan Robinson Nancy Mitchell

November

Larry Mediate & Ron Goad Verlon Thompson

October

Sam & Joe Herrmann Dan Telfer

September

Craig Werth Nancy Truax

August

(no concert - Harry Sacksioni article) Pete Nelson ("A Capella Pete")

July

(no concert - Mac MacLeod article) Dave Law & Reston Station

June

Stacey Earle & Mark Stuart Barb Keeler

May

Sarah McQuaid Ted Muphree

April

Barry & Holly Tashian Marcy Cochran

March

Mary McCaslin Tom Bodine

February

The Rhythm Angels TM Hanna

January

Pat Wictor

Dan Tefler

2010

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

The Honey Dewdrops

Chatham Street

November

Terry Garland

'Kat' Farrar & the Vestibule Doggies

October

Alt Nashville Writers in the Round

Harley String Band

September

Trent Wagler & the Steel Wheels

Larry Mediate

August

(no concert - Davey Graham article)

Greg Vickers - The West Market Trio

July

 (no concert - Eric von Schmidt article)

Chris Anderson

June

Mary Flower

Tex Johnson & the Ramblers

May

(special insert here)

Bowen Staines

TM Hanna

April

Del Rey

 Scott Paul Laurenza

March

 Samuel James

(Jane & Ben from February)

February

Spook Handy

Jane Tatum & Ben Hamblin(rescheduled)

January

Hungrytown

Ellen James

2009

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

Bryan Bowers

Sue Schier

November

Garnet Rogers

Ric Sweeney

October

Gordon Bok

Chuck Huber and Gigi Hoffpauir

September

Side by Side

TM Hanna & the Walthall Bros.

August

(no concert - Gwendal article)

Harley String Band

July

(no concert - Maddy Prior article)

Greg Vickers

June

Laurie Rose Griffith & Peter Mealy

Don Rembert

May

Michael Smith

Bernie Muller-Thym

April

Bill Staines

Marjorie Myers

March

Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen

Scott Malyszka

February

Sparky & Rhonda Rucker

TM Hanna

January

Anne Hills

Ric Sweeney

2008

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

(no concert - Year in Review)

Jim Nagle

November

Stacy Earle & Mark Stewart

Mike Ball

October

Barry McGuire

DM & the Divas

September

Maggie Sansone

Todd Crowley

August

(no concert - Luther Davis article)

Scott Malyszka

July

(no concert - Ivor Cutler article)

Tom Bodine

June

Jim Henry

Richard White

May

Hot Soup

Dave Law & Gerry Brown

April

Siobhan Quinn & Michael Bowers

TM Hanna

March

Nathan Rogers

Larry Mediate

February

Small Spuds

Lisa Taylor

January

Franklin and Harpe

Ben Hamblin

2007

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

(no concert - Year in Review)

Tomy Wright

November

Erik Balkey

Ron Goad

October

Mark Elliot

TM Hanna

September

Laura Baron & Pat Wictor

Scott Malyszka

August

Bill Staines

Larry Mediate

July

(no concert - Willard Gayheart article)

Jane Tatum

June

(no concert - Ernest Stoneman article)

Todd Crowley

May

Terry Allard Showcase

Tomy Wright

April

Iona

TM Hanna

March

Chuck Pyle

Don Rembert

February

Sparky & Rhonda Rucker

Sue Schier

January

Garnet Rogers

Keltish

2006

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

(no concert - Year in Review)

Scott Malyszka

November

Bernice Lewis

Todd Crowley

October

(no concert - Batdorf & Rodney article)

Jim Nagle

September

Lee Murdock

TM Hanna

August

Susan Greenbaum

Larry Mediate

July

Magpie

Dumb Muscle and the Divas

June

Chuck Brodsky

Nancy Mitchell

May

Roy Book Binder

Kathleen Farrar

April

Michael Smith

Mike Haley

March

Bryan Bowers

Sue Schier

February

Dana & Susan Robinson

Marjorie Myers

January

Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen

Laura Schier & Friends

2005

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

(no concert - Year in Review)

Greg Vickers

November

Magpie

Larry Mediate

October

Eric Andersen

TM Hanna

September

(no concert - Vassar Clements article)

Michelle Murray

August

Ann Hills

Jim Nagle

July

Ed Miller

Eric Forthman

June

Lou & Peter Berryman

Ben Hamblin

May

Bill Staines

Jean Bayou

April

James Keelaghan

Sue Schier

March

Bruce Davies

TM Hanna

February

Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer

Ron Goad

January

Sheryl Warner

Greg Vickers

2004

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

(no concert - Year in Review)

Todd Crowley

November

Small Potatoes

Kevin Harp

October

Harvey Reid & Joyce Anderson

Jim Nagle

September

Tim Harrison

TM Hanna

August

Paul Reisler & Amy Speace

Beth Benedetto

July

Amilia Spicer

Bad With Names

June

Jack Hardy

Ben Hamblin

May

Bob Zentz

Ron Goad

April

Oscar Brand

Inni

March

Maggie Sansone & Friends

Zen Gospel Trio

February

Sparky & Rhonda Rucker

Kathy Martin

January

Verlett Simon & David Alberding

Laura Schier

2003

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

n/a

GoG

November

Paul Geremia

T.M. Hanna

October

John McCutcheon

Bob Saunders

September

Alastair Moock

Nina Anmahian & Friends

August

Danny Doyle

Mark Casale

July

Liz Masterson & Sean Blackburn

Jim Nagle

June

Anni Clark

Zen Gospel Trio

May

Bernice Lewis

Ray Kaminsky

April

Bill Staines

TM Hanna and the Justis League

March

n/a

Beth Bennedatto

February

Joe Hickerson & Ralph Lee Smith

Jane Sparks Tatum

January

Lou & Peter Berryman

Bob Hampton

2002

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

n/a

Acapella Pete

November

Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Iron

Nina Anmahian

October

Woody Mann

Mike Ball

September

Richard Berman

T.M. Hanna

August

Al Petteway & Amy White

Tom Shabala

July

Chuck Pyle

Bob Saunders

June

Kate MacLeod

Dan Grove

May

Michaels Swan & Jerry Breese

Fred Daniels

April

Peter Keane

Kevin Harp

March

The Kennedys

Wayne Durgan

February

Garth Ross & Akire Bubar

Wyn Wilkie

January

Randy Barrett & Dulcie Taylor

Marjorie Myers

2001

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

-

Jane Sparks Tatum

November

Small Potatoes

Zen Gospel Trio

October

Si Kahn

Simple Gifts (resched. from Sept.)

September

James Keelaghan

n/a

August

Donal Leace

Momo (Kathleen Walker)

July

Carolyn Hester

Tom Shabala

June

Side by Side

-

May

Seamus Kennedy

n/a

April

Gillette & Mangsen

Dan Grove

March

Eleni Kelakos & Tim Harrison

Wyn Walke

February

Hot Soup

The Sterling Trio

January

Bob Franke & Lui Collins

Marjorie Myers

2000

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

-

Natural Habitat (Jane Tatum)

November

Catfish Hodge

Mike Ball

October

Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer

Jim Houck

September

Darryl Purpose

Ron Goad

August

Dana Robinson

Ben Hamblin

July

Mack Bailey & Chris Rosser

Stephen Cutts

June

Bill Staines

A Capella Pete

May

Michael Smith

Dierdre Murphy

April

Chuck Pyle

Front Porch Monkeys

March

Sparky Rucker

Ray Kaminski

February

Libbyu Dunton % David Alberdin

Ellen James

January

Bob Franke & Lui Collins

Quentin Richter

1999

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

-

Jane Tatum

November

Bluesworks

TM Hanna

October

Bryan Bowers

Mike Ball

September

Lou & Peter Berryman

Jim Houck

August

Ethel Caffie-Austin

Kevin Harp and Hank Wright

July

Bill Parsons & George Turman

Ray Kaminsky

June

Curly Ennis

Dean Blehert

May

Jack Williams

Dierdre Murphy

April

Small Potatoes

Porch Monkeys

March

MoonFire

Porch Monkeys

February

Lisa Moscatiello/Hollyfield & Spruill

Eric Forthman & Larry Mediate

January

Magpie

Bill Davis

1998

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

-

Scott McKnight

November

Anne Hills

Dan Grove

October

Mike Seeger

Lea Coryell

September

Bill Staines

Dierdre Murphy

August

The Kennedys

Mike Ball

July

Michael Smith

Jim Sandy

June

Maria Sangiolo

Pat Chen

May

Roy Book Binder

Brian Baird

April

Steve Gillette & cindy Mangsen

TM Hanna

March

Iona

Ray Kaminsky

February

Les Sampou

Dierdre Murphy

January

Randy Barrett

Jane Tatum

1997

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

n/a

Mike Ball

November

Harvey Reid

Don Bridges and Bobbi Bliss

October

Bryan Bowers

Chris Ellinghaus & Rick Shiflett

September

Kaye Campbell

Joe Clayton

August

Andrew McKnight & Lisa Taylor

Space Time Gourmets

July

Mary Flower

Philip Ramsey

June

James Mee

Mike Ball

May

Bruce Davies

Larry Mediate

April

Garnet Rogers

Richard Flinchbaugh

March

The Unfortunate Rakes

Todd Crowley

February

Lucy Kaplansky

Eric Sommer

January

Sparky Rucker

 

Space Time Gourmets

1996

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

n/a

Dierdre Murphy

November

Bonnie Rideout

Dan Grove

October

Laurie Rose Griffith & Peter Mealy

T.J. Gaghan

September

Blues Works

Pat Chen & Lynn Romano

August

Bernice Lewis

Larry Mediate

July

Bill Staines

Andrew McKnight

June

Ari Eisinger

Ray Kaminsky

May

Fred Keller

Dean Blehert

April

Anne Hills

Simple Gifts

March

Chris Proctor

Teresa Byrd

February

Small Potatoes

Todd Crowley

January

Steve Hudson

Pat Chen

1995

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

n/a

Ray Kaminsky

November

Roy Book Binder

n/a

October

Priscilla Herdman

Richard Flinchbaugh

September

Tom & Chris Kastle

Marilyn Dorn & Samantha

August

Mary Flower

Dan Grove

July

Richard Gilewitz

Brendan Callahan

June

Bill Staines

n/a

May

Cormack McCarthy

Pete Frailey

April

Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen

Dean Blehert

March

Connemara

Katie & Patti

February

n/a

n/a

January

-

Judith Fox

1994

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

n/a

Eric Forthman

November

Duck Baker & Mollie Andrews

Les and Stephanie

October

Scott Ainslie

David Ross

September

Richard Shindell

n/a

August

Kennedy & Boudreau

Blair Shephard

June/July

The Mollies

Dean Blehert/TM Hanna

May

Tommy Sands

Joe Kolankiewicz

April

David Massengill

Barbara Ann Roszko

March

Anne Hills

Ray Kaminsky

February

Chris Proctor

Diane Martini

January

Culley & Elliot

Mike Nurray

1993

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

n/a

Dierdre Murphy

November

Danny Doyle

Blair Shephard

October

Bob Franke

Ralph Lee Smith & Koyuki

September

Debi Smith & Al petteway

Richard Flinchbaugh

August

Jem Moore & Ariane Lydon

Pete Brown

July

Oscar Brand

Better Than They Sound

June

Susan Graham-White

Ray Hillman

May

-

Bill Davis

April

Bernice Lewis

Bill Rowland

March

Tommy Sands

Dean Blehert

February

-

Barbara Ann Roszko

January

Steve Key

Scott Twiford

1992

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

n/a

Liza

November

Scott Ainsley

Dierdre Murphy

October

Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen

Ray Kaminsky

September

Richard Gilewitz

Wally MacNow

August

Magpie

Pete Frailey

July

Connemara

Jim Sandy

June

Cross Country

Debbie Rubenstein & Susan Board

May

Bill Staines

Joe Kolankawicz

April

Roy Book Binder

Terri Bocklund

March

Anne Hills

Tom Casey

February

Front Street

Dave Schalton

January

Ticket Back

Tress Navarrete

1991

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

n/a

Terri Bocklund

November

Tom Lewis

Forrect Allen Ward

October

Beggar's Velvet

J Conner Cable (Lyn McLarty)

September

Chesapeake

Dierdre Murphy

August

n/a

n/a

July

Bob Gibson

TM Hanna

June

Bay Trading Company

?

May

Don Haynie & Sheryl Samuel

Joe Kolankiewicz

April

New St. George Acoustic Trio

Brian Gilmartin

March

Ed Miller

Dick Moore

February

Priscilla Herdman

Gail Thompson (1st Showcase!)

January

n/a

n/a

1990

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

n/a

-

November

Hazlewood

-

October

n/a

-

September

Joe Hickerson

-

August

n/a

-

July

Iona

-

June

n/a

-

May

Doug & Willa Porter

-

April

Mack Bailey

-

March

-

-

February

Side by Side

-

January

-

-

1989

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

n/a

-

November

n/a

-

October

n/a

-

September

n/a

-

August

n/a

-

July

the Boarding Party

-

June

Tom Paxton

-

May

Jane Gillman

-

April

n/a

-

March

Sally Rogers

-

February

Magpie

-

January

Jeff Warner and Jeff Davis

-

1988

Month

Concert

Showcase

December

Sapphire

-

November

Scott Ainslie (15th)/Martin Carthy (22nd)

-

October

The Smith Sisters

-

September

n/a

-

August

n/a

-

July

n/a

-

June

Tom Paxton

-

May

n/a

-

April

n/a

-

March

n/a

-

February

n/a

-

January

n/a

-

 

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