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06

March

2012

The latest Northwest Stories: All Ages Music & Arts ready for viewing

Northwest Storiesis a series of eight videos exploring communities that have long been a part of the annual Northwest Folklife Festival. What happens when thousands of music lovers in a musician’s Mecca can’t go to shows? Seattle and Olympia recount the birth of their famous all-ages scenes. The latest Northwest Stories installment explores this question, featuring interviews with The Vera Project and The Olympia All Ages Project, with music from Meowtain, Tender Forever, The Hive …

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14

February

2012

Give Some Love to Folklife

Be our Valentine! Why not show your love for Folklife by smacking us with a little gift this V-Day? Or, become a subscriber for as little as $10 a month. You make make a one-time gift or monthly pledge here. PS. We love you too! Image from Folkartfromtheheart.com

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28

April

2011

KCPQ TV: FOLKLIFE PROMO 2011

Have you ever wondered how promotional ads for events are made? The whole process, start to finish? Well I have, and this past week I experienced part of the process while coordinating the filming for Folklife’s 2011 promo shoot. We started with a concept sent to us by the creative team at KCPQ 13 .  They asked us to contact various performers to come and film a “stomp style” commercial.  Basically, the challenge in producing …

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