The October 9th double bill of Patty Larkin and Jonatha Brooke was everything that a folk concert should be — talented performers, clever and beautiful songwriting, wonderful musicianship, laughter, and yes, tears.
It’s been over five years since Suzanne Vega’s first performance at Landmark on Main Street, and the wait for her return has, for some of us, been way too long. But that day finally arrived on May 31st, and even torrential thunderstorms couldn’t dampen the enthusiasm.
Ann Latner reviews the 2014 appearance of Dar Williams at Landmark – her fourth appearance there
Not only did Rosanne Cash sell out Landmark on Main Street on Saturday, November 2nd, but she did it in just two days according to Landmark’s Executive Director, Sharon Maier-Kennelly. And that was before the tickets even went on sale to the general public, meaning that everyone in the audience had anted up to become […]
Ann Latner reviews Lucy Kaplansky’s fourth appearance on the Landmark stage.
Inspired pairing leads to an unforgettable concert in Port Washington Following Saturday night’s Fabulous Folk concert at Landmark on Main Street in Port Washington, an audience member remarked on Twitter that the concert was so outstanding it should have been filmed for posterity. How true. Landmark’s Executive Director Sharon Maier-Kennelly deserves heaps of praise for […]
Amazing harmonies, and anecdotes too, make for a great night of music. Two-thirds of The Roches – sisters Maggie and Suzzy (without third sister Terre) – closed out Fabulous Folk Series. In another “six degrees of Landmark performers separation” it’s worth noting that Suzzy is the mother of a child by Louden Wainwright III, who […]
Powerful lyricist performs satirical folk songs It was yet another sold out performance at Landmark on Main Street on Saturday, March 5, as the legendary Loudon Wainwright III took to the stage to deliver a dynamic one-man show. There are performers who can move you to tears, and those who can make you laugh, but […]
Ann Latner reviews Shawn Colvin in performance at Landmark on Main Street in 2011
Female folk trio, Lucky 13, performs tight show at the Port Washington Public Library. The three members of Lucky 13 are indeed lucky — they are talented, versatile, and clearly are doing something they love. The audience certainly lucked out too when the female folk trio came to the Port Washington Public Library to perform […]