Minstrel concert, Dec. 19, to benefit renovations for its host, the Morristown Unitarian Fellowship

Minstrel Winter Holiday Show 2014

The Fellowship is embarking on a $3.2 million facelift–with a little help from its friends.

A bluesy tribute to John Lennon, from Toby Walker

A bluesy tribute to John Lennon, from Toby Walker

A great guitarist celebrates the late Beatle.

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.

Uke New Jersey Too: Holiday guarantees with no strings attached, Aug. 29-30 in Morris Township

Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer will perform at Uke New Jersey Too in Morris Township over the Labor Day weekend.

The Folk Project is offering insurance against a soggy Labor Day Weekend: Uke New Jersey Too, a festival celebrating the sunniest of instruments.

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.

Want to join the folk music scene? Mini-conference in Chatham can get you started, April 5

Marci Geller is among the showcase performers scheduled for a music conference in Chatham on April 5, 2014.

Ever fancied a career as a folk-singer? A conference in Chatham may help you discover if you have what it takes.