May 03

BCF Select Livestreams/Shows – Week of 5.3.21

A selection of livestreams/shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week.

April 05

BCF Select Livestreams/Shows – Week of 4.5.21

A selection of livestreams/shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week.

March 22

BCF Select Livestreams/Shows – Week of 3.22.21

A selection of livestreams and shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week.

March 13

KNABLE GAZING: The Songwriter Parent

Making babies and making songs are not the same thing despite all the metaphorical comparisons we make about each to the other. A song may be said to be born as a dependent creature that eventually becomes independent, but a baby is not a well-crafted 2-5 minute experience that can be recreated through live performance […]

March 08

Folk Alliance International’s 2021 Folk Unlocked Virtual Conference: Part 1 of 8

This article is the first of an eight-part series covering Folk Alliance International’s 2021 Folk Unlocked Virtual Conference. It shouldn’t come as a shock to anyone that performance artists, such as singer-songwriters, are among those who have been hit hardest by the covid-19 pandemic. But organizations such as Folk Alliance International (FAI) have been hard […]

March 01

BCF Select Livestreams – Week of 3.1.21

A selection of livestreams from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week.

February 17

Moldy Oldies

One of the wonders of life in New York City is that the intimacy of each individual relationship can become enhanced by the contrasting vastness of our 300-square-mile metropolis and its staggering 8.4 million residents. As if we needed a reminder, the pricelessness of human contact is more apparent now than it has been in […]

February 08

BCF Select Livestreams – Week of 2.8.21

A selection of livestreams from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week: Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021 @ 7pm – John Platt’s On Your Radar @ Facebook/YouTube. WFUV host John Platt hosts a monthly program where he introduces a phenomenal set of artists. This month will feature Alisa Amador, True North, and Phil Henry. […]

February 01

BCF Select Livestreams – Week of 2.1.21

A selection of livestreams/shows from the infinite sea of events in NYC this week: Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 @ 7pm – Monday Night Muses @ Facebook. Ladybeast Songwriter Rorie Kelly hosts a Monday Night livestream on Facebook. this week’s guest is fellow Ladybeast Nico Padden. (Event)— Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021 @ 7pm – Roomful of […]

January 26

KNABLE GAZING: Antifolk This

Or, Reckoning with Someone Else’s Antifolk Playlist* On February 5, Ain’t I Folk? Weemayk Music Covers Antifolk Classics drops on BandCamp followed by a February 17 drop on all streaming services. Its lead single is Herman Düne’s “Futon Song” as covered by Cucaracha, a.k.a. Cockroach. ///**// Cockroach, I remember ye well. Hunched and buggy with […]