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Chicago Folk & Roots Festival

View Map2333 W. Sunnyside Ave., Chicago
Tel: (773) 728-6000
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Editorial Review of Chicago Folk & Roots Festival

Date: July 10-11, 2010

Cost: $8 donation, $4 for seniors and kids

Organizer: Old Town School of Folk Music

What to expect: A wide-ranging music line-up, dance workshops, cooking demonstrations, staff jams and more in Lincoln Square's Welles Park.

The full lineup:

Saturday, July 10
12:55 p.m.: Midwest Fiddle Championship
2 p.m.: Hoyle Brothers
2:55 p.m.: James King Band
4:05 p.m.: Red Stick Ramblers
5:05 p.m.: Gingarte Capoeira Chicago
5:30 p.m.: Occidental Brothers feat. Samba Mapangala
7 p.m.: Shemekia Copeland
8:30 p.m.: Budos Band

Sunday, July 11
noon: Wiggleworms 25th Birthday Party
1 p.m.: Wazo County Warblers & The Fly Boys
1:45 p.m.: The Boils
2:30 p.m.: Sanctified Grumblers
3:15 p.m.: Andreas Kapsalis & Goran Ivanovic Guitar Duo
4:05 p.m.: Leonard Jacome
5:30 p.m.: Red Baraat
7 p.m.: Les Saltimbanks
8:30 p.m.: Etran Finatawa

Centerstage Reviewer: Ben Rubenstein

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