New Shows and Tour Dates

New dates are now on Gina’s gig page. New ones are being added weekly. Click the link…

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Malvinas in the House–at NERFA!

The Malvinas will be playing several guerilla showcases at this weekend’s Northeast Regional Folk Alliance, in Stamford, CT. I’ll also be doing a few solo showcases, and Lisa will be showcasing with Bruce Balmer. Here’s the schedule: THURS. Nov. 9 11pm Malvinas-Fools Hill Music…

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Malvinas in the House — with a new CD

Special thanks to the Folk DJs who have been playing the The Malvinas’

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A Year in Review, a Year to Come

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…

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A Whirlwind Summer–and It’s Ain’t Over Yet

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…

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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…

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Happy Thanksgiving and yes, on into December, and a new CD!

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…

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Fall Is Here (Even if it still feels like summer) + Busy weekend!

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…

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Falcon Ridge Folk Festival–Grassy Hill Emerging Artist Showcase!

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.

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Exciting Mothers Day Weekend in Brooklyn

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…

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