August 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
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Bucky is excited to be presenting and performing 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 … Continue reading
Bucky will be returning to Oldenburg, Germany, while on a short tour of Germany. Location and time of event to be determined. Check back for details.
Bucky will be traveling across the pond to present a week of lectures and concerts in Mölln, Germany.
No sooner had the gun barrels cooled from the Civil War than the nation’s burgeoning industrial workforce began to seek redress for a growing list of economic and political grievances. Illinois played a central role in that development as its … Continue reading
Illinois has rich and diverse folk music traditions that remain underrecognized by both specialists and the general public. From the beginning of Illinois statehood through the folk revival that swept the nation and state in the 1950s, the many people … Continue reading
Come out May 1st and celebrate the International Worker’s holiday in Chicago, IL, at the place where it all began, Haymarket Square, Chicago. Join Bucky and some friends at the monument located on Des Plaines and Randolph, about 2:30. Check … Continue reading
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 … Continue reading
Please join Bucky and the Illinois Labor History Society to celebrate and learn about the origins of International Labor Day at Purdue University, Hammond, IN. You will hear music and commentary from Bucky as well as representatives from Purdue University’s … Continue reading
Bucky will be presenting research and performing the songs of Joe Hill at this important event.