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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Had a busy and productive 2016. Taught Cajun fiddle at Balfa Week, Augusta Cajun and Creole Heritage Week and TradMaD Camp. Played solo at two great folk festivals: Fox Valley Folk and Storytelling Festival and the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival, where I was selected... Read more ➝

The Summer of 2016 has been one to remember: a new CD of fiddle tunes, Copper Rooster and Other Tunes and Tales, was released on Waterbug Records in July; I taught Cajun fiddle at the Augusta Heritage Center, also in July; and I returned... Read more ➝

And there’s more…

There’s been an unbelievable amount of news, so far this year. New CD coming out in the next few weeks, and one of this year’s Falcon Ridge Most Wanted. And that ain’t all… Read more ➝

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 ➝


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