New Orleans-based Gina Forsyth is an award-winning singer/songwriter, who is known for her wizardry on fiddle and guitar. With an alto as unique as it is soulful, unpretentious songs that cut straight to the heart, and a wicked sense of humor, her live performances are legend. Read More ➝

Promised Land

Promised Land hit #3 on the Folk DJ list and made the final voting round of 50 to determine the Grammy nominees for “Best Folk Album.” “Promised Land” is an album no folk music lover should pass up. Well-written tunes, crisp production and instrumentation... Read More ➝

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This is to wish one and all a Happy Thanksgiving! On this day, I’m thankful for so much: for life, for still being able to play music after all these years, and to get to come to where you are and play it. This... Read more ➝

Just about all the new dates–along with the links therin–are on the page also known as “Shows,” but this coming weekend is jumping! It starts with the Sweet Olive String Band Friday night at the Landing, in Covington, continues Saturday with the Calmes House... Read more ➝

I am happy to say that I have been selected to perform at this year’s Falcon Ridge Folk Festival to be one of 24 Emerging Artists! The Grassy Hill Emerging Artist Showcase will take place Friday, July 31 from noon to 4 pm. Read more ➝

I’m looking forward to coming up to NYC to play the Bayou-n-Brooklyn Festival, at the Jalopy Theatre and School of Music. I’ll be playing with Jesse Lege and Bayou Brew and Yvette Landry Friday through Sunday evening, and teaching Cajun fiddle workshops during the... Read more ➝

The new year, 2015, is upon us, and there are now a whole bunch of new dates on the calendar. And I’ve started work on a couple of new CDs, both of which feature my fiddle work. One is a Cajun record; the other... Read more ➝

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