On the show this week, I feature the character-driven songs of Ben Bedford, and the home-oriented tunes of Shawn Taylor. I’ll also play songs from new albums by The Time Jumpers, Robert Bobby, and the Sons of the Never Wrong, among other talented artists. Tune in and listen this Saturday at 8pm to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.
There some great concerts happening around the state, including: Matt Costa at Kilby Court on April 1st, Elephant Revival at the State Room on April 6th, Dan Bern at the Social Work Auditorium on April 10th, Colin Hay at the State Room on April 17th, Joshua James at the Urban Lounge on April 19th, Paul Kelly at the Depot on April 26th, Rodriguez plays at the Complex on April 29th, Todd Snider at the State Room on May 2nd, and looking far ahead, the Ogden Bluegrass and Acoustic Music Festival takes place May 31- June 2nd with The Boxcars, Elephant Revival and Tim O’Brian headlining. In Logan, Bernice Lewis does a show at Crumb Brothers on April 6th, pianist Radoslav Lorkovic does a house concert on April 19th, and Tanner McDowell plays at WhySound on April 20th.