Bucky Halker is coming to Rudolstadt, Germany

Bucky is excited to be presenting at Rudolstadt music festival for the first time.  He will be participating in a conference on American Protest Music and its effects around the world.  Bucky holds a PhD. in American History with an emphasis on labor protest.  He has written a book “For Democracy, Workers and God” as well as numerous articles on the subject.  Most recently, Bucky contributed to the new anthology “Wobblies of the World” released by Pluto Press in late 2017.

Don’t Want Your Millions

Don’t Want Your Millions

Details have yet to be confirmed, but he will likely be performing and speaking.  Also included will be scholars from all over the globe as well as a special appearance by Nora Guthrie.  You won’t want to miss this event.  Check back as details come available.

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Bucky Halker returns to Oldenburg, Germany

Bucky will be returning to Oldenburg, Germany, while on a short tour of Germany.  Location

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and time of event to be determined.  Check back for details.

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Bucky Halker, Mollner Festival, Germany

Bucky will be traveling across the pond to present a week of lectures and concerts in Mölln, Germany.  Check back here for details.

Don’t Want Your Millions

Don’t Want Your Millions

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Bucky Halker, Folksongs of Illinois, Road Scholar event in Wyanet

Bucky will be serving up folksongs from Illinois in this Road Scholars Program at the Raymond A Sapp Public Library in Wyanet.  Come out and listen to some great folksongs collected by Carl Sandburg and others thenFolk Songs of Illinois #5 discover how they made their way to the Midwest. This FREE program is presented through grant funding from Illinois Humanities.

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Bucky Halker, Folksongs of Illinois at Bishop Hill

Bucky will be serving up folksongs from Illinois in this Road Scholars Program at one of his favorite venues, Bishop Hill.  Come out and walk the historic square of this hidden gem and listen to some great folksongs and discover how they made their way to the Midwest. This FREE program is presented through grant funding from Illinois Humanities.

Folksongs of Illinois, #4

Folksongs of Illinois, #4

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Bucky Halker Presents Rebel Voices

Bucky will be presenting a solo performance of American Protest Songs.  Rebel Voices includes music from IWW Icon Joe Hill, Depression Era spokesman Woody Guthrie and how their influence brought forth the likes of Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen.  In 2015, Bucky released a commemorative CD collection of the Songs of Joe Hill, including some songs never before recorded.  Bucky also participated in a year long run of tribute concerts about Joe Hill across the United States and Canada.  Bucky holds a Ph.D. in American History with an emphasis on Labor History and has written countless articles and a book on the subject.  Join us for this very special program and learn the beginnings of the American Protest Song.  Check back for further details and time of the program/concert. 

Anywhere But Utah – The Songs of Joe Hill

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Bucky Halker presenting at the World Record Symposium

Bucky will be performing and speaking at this important event.  Check back here for details and updates as they become available.

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Bucky Halker, a Road Scholar performance, at Montgomery Village Hall

Bucky Halker will be presenting the Folksongs of Illinois program at Montgomery Village Hall as part of its monthly senior’s program.  You will hear folksongs from all over the Midwest, some still popular today and some forgotten gems.  This FREE program is underwritten by a grant from Illinois Humanities.

Folksongs of Illinois, #2

Folksongs of Illinois, #2

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Bucky Halker, a Road Scholar Event at Watseka Public Library

Bucky will be presenting his Folksongs of Illinois Show at the Watseka Public Library, Watseka, IL.  Come hear some great folksongs from Illinois and commentary about how the songs came to be.  Folk Songs Of Illinois #1This FREE event is underwritten by a grant from Illinois Humanities through its Road Scholars Program.  Check back to this listing for event time.

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The Bucky Halker Trio, featuring: Don Stiernberg and John Abbey

Bucky and the boys (Don and John) will be playing for the craft food benefit at Arlington Heights Historical Museum.  Join us for a good cause, some great local artisanal delights and of course, some wonderful local musicianship.

FEATURING CRAFT BEERS, WINES & DELICIOUS WINTER FOODS IN THE HEART OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICT!

Step back in time where F.W. ‘Pop’ Muller otherwise known as the man behind the mustache, originated the Arlington Club Beverage soda brand in 1872.

  • Mix and mingle with local artisans and other history buffs to learn what goes into making hand-crafted delicacies and drinks.

 

  • Enjoy Arlington Club inspired spirits, craft beer, and wine 
  • Unlimited SAMPLES of locally produced artisan cheeses, meats, and more.
  • LIVE Music

VIP TICKETS – $60 New Members | $35 Members (6pm entry)

Early Entry!  Get an extra hour to explore and taste before everyone else.

  • Includes a 1-year, individual membership to the Historical Museum ($10 savings)
  • One complimentary souvenir pint glass or tote bag
  • Includes 10 – 2oz Tasting Tickets

GENERAL ADMISSION – $50 at the door (7pm entry)

  • Includes 6 – 2oz Tasting Tickets
  • One complimentary souvenir pint glass or tote bag
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