Jonatha Brooke & Patty Larkin: Two Landmark Alumni Return to Grace Its Stage Again

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.

Suzanne Vega Returns to Landmark on Main

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.

Loudon Wainwright III Takes Performance to a Whole New Level at Landmark

Mixing music with the literary, Loudon Wainwright III treated a Port Washington audience to an unusually personal show on Saturday, April 26, 2014. He was aptly introduced by WFUV DJ John Platt as “the Poet Laureate of the Boomer generation, a guy who speaks to our generation.” Few songwriters have been as prolific as Wainwright, […]

For Dar Williams, Fourth Time is (Another) Charm at Landmark

Ann Latner reviews the 2014 appearance of Dar Williams at Landmark – her fourth appearance there

Rosanne Cash Brings Tears and Joy to Port Washington

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 […]

Everyone Loves Lucy at Landmark on Main Street

Ann Latner reviews Lucy Kaplansky’s fourth appearance on the Landmark stage.

Fabulous Female Double Bill: Susan Werner and Patty Larkin at Landmark

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 […]

Maggie and Suzzy Roche Close Landmark’s Fabulous Folk Series

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 […]

Loudon Wainwright III has Landmark Audience in Tears and Stitches

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 […]

Shawn Colvin Serenades Sold-Out Landmark Audience

Ann Latner reviews Shawn Colvin in performance at Landmark on Main Street in 2011