BERKELEY – The Bay Space is also the capital of prime tech and twenty first century social media communications, however its devotion to old-time tune stays intact.
Berkeley specifically has lengthy nourished a hectic scene of bluegrass, Americana and like-minded musicians, and is house to the yearly Previous-Time Track Conference, which returns this weekend. That includes 5 days of concert events, contests, workshops, jams and sq. dancing.
The Conference kicked off at 8 p.m. Wednesday with a celebration and sq. dance at Berkeley’s Ashkenaz membership. From Thursday thru Sunday, there’s a stable movement of day-to-day and nightly occasions on the Freight & Salvage membership and quite a lot of indoor and outside venues round Berkeley.
The musicians constitute a variety of Bay Space and nationwide acts, together with the Corn Potato String Band, Piedmont Bluz, New Antique Revelers, Alice Gerrard, Ann Savoy, Earl White Stringband, Tatiana Hargreaves and plenty of extra.
A number of occasions are loose, the outlet night time celebration and sq. dance is $18-$20 and the midnight concert events on the Freight run $28-$32. Additional information and a complete agenda may also be discovered on the competition site and the Freight & Salvage site.