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60 Years of Arhoolie: An Anniversary Celebration Online (Americana)

December 10, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join us in celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Arhoolie Records and the 25th Anniversary of the nonprofit Arhoolie Foundation with this streaming music event.
Featuring exclusive performances by Bonnie Raitt, Taj Mahal, Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top, Ry Cooder, Del McCoury, Members of Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Ruthie Foster, Charlie Musselwhite, La Marisoul & Max Baca, BeauSoleil Trio, The Savoy Family Band, The Campbell Brothers, Barbara Dane, Csókolom, Cedric Watson, and La Familia Morales.
With a special appearance by the legendary Los Tigres del Norte.
Hosted by Nick Spitzer of public radio’s American Routes.
The 3rd annual Arhoolie Awards, honoring musicians, organizations, and individuals who carry on and uplift roots and regional musical styles, will be presented to:
R&B singer Sugar Pie DeSanto
Cajun fiddler Courtney Granger
New Orleans educational nonprofit The Roots of Music
And a special Chris Strachwitz Legacy Award to:
Tejano accordion legend Flaco Jimenez
Please consider making a tax deductible DONATION to help support this event and other Arhoolie Foundation programs. To make a donation, text the code “ARHOOLIE” to 44-321 or visit arhoolie.org.

 

 

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Date:
December 10, 2020
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Website:
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