The Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union Convention

Title: The Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union Convention
Location: Orlando, FL
Description: Bucky will be playing a batch of union and labor protest songs for the union convention on Thursday morning, August 7th.
Start Time: 09:00
Date: 2014-08-07
End Time: 10:00

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Happy 65th Birthday to Bruce Springsteen

Title: Happy 65th Birthday to Bruce Springsteen
Location: Fitzgerald’s Night Club – Sidebar, 6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn, IL
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Description: Bucky will be joined by author June Sawyers and other musicians (TBA) in celebration of the Boss’ 65th year. Ms. Sawyers will present slides of her research on Bruce, his life and legacy with special attention to his Asbury Park years. Songs will include a spectrum from his repertoire, especially the early years. There will be a few surprise guests, including mandolin maestro Don Stiernberg. Admission is TBD.
Start Time: 20:00
Date: 2014-09-27
End Time: 22:00

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Folksongs of Illinois – Road Scholars program

Title: Folksongs of Illinois – Road Scholars program
Location: Moline Public Library, 3210 41st Street, Moline, IL
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Description: Bucky will be performing selections from the Folksongs of Illinois CD series which he produced, now in its fifth volume. Material will include songs from the early 19th century through the present with historical commentary from Bucky’s extensive research on the genre. This event is sponsored in part by a grant from the Illinois Humanities Council as part of their Roads Scholars Program. The event is free to the public and CDs in the series will be available for purchase at the concert.
Start Time: 18:30
Date: 2014-09-15
End Time: 20:00

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Dickson Mounds at 20!

Title: Dickson Mounds at 20!
Location: Dickson Mounds10956 N. Dickson Mounds Road, Lewiston, iL
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Description: Bucky will be performing as party of the 20 year celebration of music at Dickson Mounds Historical site. Gin Ridge Music has been producing this event for 20 years. Please join us for some wonderful music and memories. Performance time is TBD.
Date: 2014-09-14

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Bucky Halker in Concert

Title: Bucky Halker in Concert
Location: Ritschis Alte Muhle, 6108 Scharnitz, Tirol, Austria
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Description: Bucky Halker is on a limited European Tour of Southern Germany, Austria and Switzerland. He will be serving up a batch of original compositions along with some labor protest favorites penned by Woody Guthrie and others. Join us for some great food in the restaurant and wonderful music performed by Bucky. A limited engagement not to be missed. CDs will be available for purchase. Please visit the restaurant website for start time or email ritschi-event@scharnitz.net
Date: 2014-09-05

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Bucky Halker in Concert

Title: Bucky Halker in Concert
Location: Hotel Sternen, 8758 Obstalden
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Description: Join Bucky for a music journey through his original repertoire and covers of American protest music. This ain’t no republican gig. Bucky is currently on a limited tour engagement of Switzerland and Southern Germany. Don’t miss it. Contact the hotel website for start time.
Date: 2014-09-04

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Folksongs of Illinois – Road Scholars program

Title: Folksongs of Illinois – Road Scholars program
Location: Shepherd of the Hills Church
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Description: Bucky will be reaching into his bag of lyrical tricks and perform some of the songs from the Folksongs of Illinois collection, Vols. 1 – 5. He will also provide historical commentary for the selections. This event was rescheduled due to the polar vortex which hit the area back in February. The sun is shining now, so come on out to hear some great music. This program is sponsored in part by a grant from the Illinois Humanities Council, www.prairie.org. CDs will be available for purchase at the event. This concert is free to the public.
Start Time: 12:45
Date: 2014-08-06
End Time: 14:00

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Downtown Racine – Third Friday

Title: Downtown Racine – Third Friday
Location: Dimples Imports, Racine, WI
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Description: Bucky will be serving up a dose of his original material and a few covers in his inaugural debut for Racine’s Downtown Third Friday’s celebration. Join us for some great music and a fun shopping adventure at Dimples on Main Street. CDs will be available for purchase.
Start Time: 18:00
Date: 2014-07-18
End Time: 21:00

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This Land Is Your Land: Woody Guthrie and the Great American Folksong

Title: This Land Is Your Land: Woody Guthrie and the Great American Folksong
Location: Putnam County Library – Standard Branch
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Description: Join Bucky in a post birthday celebration of Woody Guthrie, his songs and his legacy. The event will include Woody Guthrie music, original tunes in the tradition of and about Woody Guthrie, plus historical commentary. Bucky Halker holds a Ph.D. in American History with a focus on American protest and labor music. Bucky currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Woody Guthrie Foundation. The festivities kick off at 12:30 P.M. at the Standard Branch of the Putnam County Library, Standard, IL.
Start Time: 12:30
Date: 2014-07-16
End Time: 14:00

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This Land Is Your Land: Woody Guthrie and the Great American Folksong

Title: This Land Is Your Land: Woody Guthrie and the Great American Folksong
Location: Putnam County Library – Standard Branch
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Description: Join Bucky in a post birthday celebration of Woody Guthrie, his songs and his legacy. The event will include Woody Guthrie music, original tunes in the tradition of and about Woody Guthrie, plus historical commentary. Bucky Halker holds a Ph.D. in American History with a focus on American protest and labor music. Bucky currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Woody Guthrie Foundation. The festivities kick off at 12:30 P.M. at the Standard Branch of the Putnam County Library, Standard, IL.
Start Time: 12:30
Date: 2014-07-16
End Time: 14:00

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