Toby Walker, sly devil of the fretboard, at Acoustic Getaway

Toby Walker put on quite a show at the Folk Project Acoustic Getaway--and he did it on a borrowed guitar, courtesy of Jim Hurst. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

Slightly off-color but never off-key, this blues champ will start your weekend with a smile.

Toot sweet: L’il Rev and his talking harmonica at Acoustic Getaway

Toot sweet: L’il Rev and his talking harmonica at Acoustic Getaway

Who knew an orchestra was hiding inside a $10 slab of tin?

A song for Indigenous People’s Day, from the Jammin’ Divas at Acoustic Getaway

The Jammin' Divas perform at the Folk Project Acoustic Getaway. From left: Hadar Noiberg, Nicole Zuraitis, Aoife Clancy and Kath Buckell. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

The Folk Project’s Acoustic Getaway blended foot-stomping fun with reflective moments like this.

One-day ‘Guitar University’ is just part of Acoustic Getaway Weekend, Oct. 10-12

Toby Walker will perform and give workshops at the Folk Project's fall 2014 Acoustic Getaway.

Looking for something different over the Columbus Day weekend? The Acoustic Getaway offers great twang for the buck.

Summer’s here…so let’s sing of spring, with Julie Gold

Summer Solstice Sunrise over Stonehenge 2005. Photo: Solipsist via Wikipedia.com

What better way to welcome summer than with a song for spring, the AWOL season?

Fiery fretboards: The flying fingers of Frank and Vinny light up Jersey woods

Fiery fretboards: The flying fingers of Frank and Vinny light up Jersey woods

Sparks were flying from the fretboards of Frank Vignola and Vinny Raniolo at last month’s Folk Project Acoustic Getaway. Just as fun were a pair of workshops from these two guitar wizards.

A song for Roscoe, the Bedbug-Sniffing Dog

Everybody loves Roscoe. Well, almost everybody.

Here’s a little ditty to get your week off to a humorous start.

A three-day vacation? For $200? ‘Acoustic Getaway’ even includes guitar great Frank Vignola, May 23-25

A three-day vacation? For $200?  ‘Acoustic Getaway’ even includes guitar great Frank Vignola, May 23-25

Performance anxiety? Frank Vignola promises to cure you in his guitar workshops at the Folk Project Acoustic Getaway, described as a ‘three-day vacation for $200.’