Book Launch and CD Release

Good News!We are pleased to announce the publication of Songs of Slavery and Emancipation. The book and accompanying CDs are now available for pre-order from University Press of Mississippi and Jalopy Records. We will be celebrating on Saturday, June 18th in New York...

News Mid-2021

We’re just past the middle of another tumultuous year. While one result is increased uncertainty, another is increased awareness of the need to confront fundamental problems facing humanity. Indeed, many of us realized the pandemic presented an opportunity. That...

New Year’s Message 2021

As visitors to this website will notice, there is a gap between the publication of Virus News in March 2020 and this posting for New Years 2021. For the last ten years I posted news every month so this interruption needs some explanation. Obviously, the pandemic is...

24.03.2020 – Virus News

Dear Friends Due to the pandemic all our concerts and public appearances have been canceled. This includes the US tour we planned in April as well as concerts in Switzerland. Plans for visits to England, Ireland and Italy are on hold. We can’t predict when the...

March-April 2020 News

The big news is our Working Class Heroes tour in April. Please let us know if you need more information about any of the following events. Hope to see you along the way! Working Class Heroes-US tour Wednesday, April 8th – Marist College talk (Poughkeepsie, NY)...

January-February 2020 News

It’s customary to wish everyone a Happy New Year. This year, however, I’m reminded of the old adage: “Champagne for my real friends, real pain for my sham friends.” If there is one inescapable fact of our times it is the irreconcilable clash of...