One of my favorite things that I look forward too in this Music Photography gig, is the annual Ann Arbor Folk Festival. Growing up as a kid seeing Bob Dylan on TV in archive footage of Newport Folk Fest got me hooked at a young age and it made me realize the importance of seeding young new artists as well as supporting our elder visionaries- mixing them together is great. Ann Arbor Folk Fest always does a great job doing this- it's just a 2 day musical paradise where kindred
I always know it's the beginning of a new year when it's FREEZING outside and when the Detroit Blues Society holds their annual fundraiser Blues Fest. This year was no exception in the coldness outside and the HOT HOT Blues inside. Here is the Queen of Detroit herself- Miss Thornetta Davis on night one of the festival. She had everybody dancing!