Celebrate 40 Years of Folk Music

BTL Staff
By | 2016-12-08T09:00:00-04:00 December 8th, 2016|Michigan, News|


Indigo Girls Amy Ray and Emily Saliers will perform at the 40th Annual Ann Arbor Folk Festival on Jan. 28 at the Hill Auditorium. Photo courtesy of Jeremy Cowart

A selection of the world’s finest traditional and contemporary performers will come together on Jan. 27-28 to celebrate the 40th Annual Ann Arbor Folk Festival presented by Ford Motor Company. Each night at the Hill Auditorium includes a blend of well-known and up-and-coming artists to provide festival-goers with an opportunity to hear artists they know and love while discovering great new talent. Night one features Kacey Musgraves, Jenny Lewis, Nahko and Medicine for the People, Valerie June, Rainbow Kitten Surprise, Zach Heckenduorf, and Susan Werner, MC. Night two features the Indigo Girls, Margo Price, Kiefer Sutherland, Over the Rhine, We Banjo 3, Davina and the Vagabonds, Corn Potato String Band, and Susan Werner, MC.
Tickets for the festival at 6:30 p.m. at 825 N. University Ave. are $37.50-200 for one night, and $67.50-360 for two nights. They can be purchased online at http://theark.org.

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