September The Lynnes

July CD Reviews: Paul Sachs / Jory Nash / Carolann Solebello

May 18th Annual Festival Issue

April Sophie Buskin

March Molly Tuttle

February Dave Curley

January Brooklyn Music Shop


December 2017 NERFA Conference Scrapbook

November Kirsten Maxwell

October Riley Etheridge Jr.

September Upstate Rubdown

August Jimmy LaFave

July Kipyn Martin

June River Whyless

May 17th Annual Festival Issue

April Eva Cassidy

March Joe Craven

February Session Americana

January Rorie Kelly


December 2016 NERFA Conference Scrapbook

November Tim Rice

October Great Caesar

September Malcolm Holcombe

August Tim Robinson

July Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem

June Cassandra House

May 16th Annual Festival Issue

April Heather Kropf

March David Olney

February Heather Pierson

January Front Country


December 2015 NERFA Conference Scrapbook

November Aaron Nathans and Michael G. Ronstadt

October Rachael Kilgour

September Matt Nakoa

August Brad Yoder

July Karyn Oliver

June The Weepies

May 15th Annual Festival Issue

April Louise Mosrie

March Keith Greeninger

February Bernice Lewis

January Robinson Treacher


December 2014 NERFA Conference Scrapbook

November  Mya Byrne

October Woody Mann

September Scott Wolfson and Other Heroes

August Gordon Nash

July Darlingside

June Suzie Brown

May 14th Annual Festival Issue

April Sam Baker

March Robby Hecht

February Hannah & Maggie

January Rebecca Pronsky


December 2013 NERFA Conference Scrapbook

November Brooks Williams

October Jean Rohe

September Bobtown

August Brad Cole

July Wool&Grant

June The Stray Birds

May 13th Annual Festival issue

April Suzie Vinnick

March Miles to Dayton

February Garnet Rogers

January Lois Morton


December 2012 NERFA Conference Scrapbook

November Marc Von Em

October The Levins

September Ariana Gillis

August John Trudell

July Danielle Miraglia

June Meg Hutchinson

May 12th Annual Festival issue

April Jim Boggia

March Gathering Time

February Pesky J. Nixon

January Spuyten Duyvil


December NERFA 2011 Scrapbook

November Honor Finnegan

October Carla Ulbrich

September Anthony John Clarke

August Liz Longley

July Greg Trooper

June Greg Tannen

May 11th Annual Festival issue

April Martyn Joseph

March Madison Violet

February Sonya Kitchell

January Seth Glier


December NERFA 2010 Scrapbook

November Layah Jane

October The YaYas

September Trina Hamlin

August Susan Werner

July John Gorka

June Loretta Hagen

May 10th Annual Festival issue

April Nels Andrews

March KC Clifford

February Phil Henry

January Tripping Lily


December NERFA 09 Scrapbook

November  Paul Sachs

October  Buskin & Batteau

September Tom Paxton

August Fred Smith

July  Janis Ian

June  Natalia Zukerman

May  9th Annual Festival issue

April  Angelo M

March Tom Pacheco

February  Tim O'Brien

January Lindsay Mac


December NERFA 08 Scrapbook

November  David Jacobs-Strain

October Ollabelle

September Christian Bauman

August Pete Seeger

July  James McMurtry

June  Bill Morrissey

May  8th Annual Festival issue

April  David Francey

March Gillen & Turk

February Jimmy LaFave

January Jorma Kaukonen


December 2007 NERFA Scrapbook

November Lara Herskovitch

October Chuck Brodsky

September  Anthony da Costa

August Little Toby Walker

July  Rod Picott

June Noam Weinstein

May  7th Annual Festival Issue

April  Diana Jones

March Paul  Geremia

February Cosy Sheridan

January Joe Crookston


December 2006 NERFA Scrapbook

November Catie Curtis / Warwick Valley Winery

October Mark Erelli

September  David Massengill

August Beaucoup Blue

July Dulcie Taylor

June Antje Duvekot

May 6th Annual Festival Issue

April  Kris Gruen / Songs of the South

March  Crescent and Frost

February Tom Russell

January Lui Collins


December 2005 NERFA Scrapbook

November Andrew Calhoun

October Jonathan Byrd

September Mark Berube

August  Crooked Still

July   Red Molly

June Pat Wictor 

May 5th Annual Festival Issue

April Bobby Syvarth / Tim Robinson CD Review

March Pete & Maura Kennedy

February Peter Case

January Aztec Two-Step


December Ernie Hawkins

November Buskers of Union Square, NYC

October Tribes Hill

September Eliza Gilkyson

August Slaid Cleaves

July George Wurzbach / Satalla

June Sharon Katz & the Peace Train

May 4th Annual Festival Issue

April Jory Nash

March Dave's True Story

February  Scott Ainslie

January Edie Carey


December K.J. Denhert / Dave McCloskey

November Eliot Bronson

October Karen Savoca & Pete Heitzman

September Susan McKeown

August  Phoebe Snow

July   Kate McDonnell / Pete Granata

June  We're About 9 / Erik Balkey

May 3rd Annual Festival Issue

April Jill Sobule

March Jonathan Pointer / Dave Murphy

February John Flynn / Brooke Fox

January Christine Lavin


December Ray Bonneville / Jon Albrink

November Andrew Kerr / The Rosendale Cafe

October  Caroline Aiken / John Platt

September  Dominic Chianese / Bruce Balmer

August  Takin' it to the Streets: "Sidewalk Performers:"

             Alex Sisti / Phillip Roebuck / Scott Severin & Allan Chapman

July The Return of Garland Jeffreys

June Open Book and Little Toby Walker

May 2nd Annual Festival Issue

April  Rod MacDonald

March   Ellis Paul

February  Phil Roy / Jody Gill

January Tony Trischka / The Bottom Line- Part II


December Darryl Purpose / The Bottom Line- Part I

November  Pierce Pettis / Deb Talan / Outpost in the Burbs

October  Louise Taylor / Grassy Hill Concert Barn

September  Lucy Kaplansky / The Mainstage Coffeehouse

August Richard Shindell

July Vance Gilbert

June Andy and Denise / Betty & the Baby Boomers

May Our first Annual Festival Issue:

  1. Springtime Cajun Dance Festival  • Clearwater Great Hudson River Revival

       • Old Songs Festival • Greater New Bedford Summerfest

       • Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival • Falcon Ridge Folk Festival

       • Winterhawk 2001  • Philadelphia Folk Festival  • Rhythmn & Roots

April  The Earthy Soul and Celestial Grace of Sloan Wainwright

March  Cliff Eberhardt and Chronicles from the Long Road…

February : One Weekend in Winter

            • The Fez: Matapat • Casey Neill  • Susan McKeown

               and the Chanting House

            • Bottom Line: The Bobs • DaVinci's Notebook • Vance Gilbert

            • Makor: Leila Downs • Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill

            • Pierre Bensusan • Lunasa

January: The Making of a Legend: Dave Van Ronk


December Silk City / Eric Schwartz

November Jack Hardy / Tim Robinson

October Margo Hennebach / The Postcrypt

September Falcon Ridge Folk Festival / "Listen Inn" Concerts at The Victorian Mansion

August Summer in the City-- One Week's Rambling Around Manhattan and

                                                Surrounding Areas

            • The Jack Hardy Song Swap

            • Makor: Ellis Paul plus Darryl Purpose

            • Sun Music Co.: "JR" Rathburn / John Hodell / Kevin Orton / David  


            • Cabin Concerts: Cliff Eberhardt

            • The Hudson River Museum Barge:  Al Lee Wyler / Heather Eatman/

              Life in a Blender

            • The C-Note: Rick Johnson's Songwriter's Roost

July Cathy Kreger / Simple Gifts

June Teddy Goldstein / Heather Wood / The Waterfront Museum &

          Showboat Barge

May Bill Parsons / Dan Milner

April Terence Martin / Jane Babits & Toby Fagenson

March Bob Hillman / Mike Agranoff

February Watersign / Eric Wood / The Tavern at Historic Richmond Town

January Richard Julian / Linda Russell / The Baggot Inn


December  David Hamburger / Judith Zweiman / The C-Note

November Lynn Miles / Laura Wetzler / Cabin Concerts

October Heather Eatman / Bob Malenky / The Sidewalk Cafe

September  Frank Tedesso / Peter Calo / CD Review--Thoroughfare; Jennifer Martin

August  Ina May Wool / Lisa Gutkin / Shakespeare's Sister

July  Orrin Star / Tamara / The Living Room

June  Premier Issue-- Steve Tannen / Sun Music Co.

Please excuse the scarcity of links to older articles while we continue to rebuild our website. We will continue to add pages at every opportunity.

Thank you for your patience.

     -- Richard Cuccaro, Publisher, Acoustic Live in NYC