2021 Takoma Park Folk Festival Musical Program


Live-streamed on https://www.facebook.com/takomaparkfolkfestival/


This year’s Takoma Park Folk Festival is coming to you live-streamed and showcasing the best local talent that could fit into a condensed schedule. The Festival will feature its usual diverse program of music, including traditional folk and roots with more than a little soul, rock, and topical thrown in. Performers range from well-known local musicians and songwriters, to emerging artists who are already making their mark on the area’s music scene.

TPFF on WOWDPerformers in the 2021 Takoma Park Folk Festival talk with hosts of WOWD radio in lively and enlightening interviews.  Listen here:   


Watch more interviews with this year's musicians here.

Live-Stream 1, hosted by Wendy Lanxner

Grassy Nook Stage (4:00 – 5:50 pm featuring young and emerging artists):


Crossroads Stage (5:50 – 7:25 pm featuring drumming and singer-songwriters):

World Stage (7:25 – 9:00 pm featuring world and international music):

Live-Stream 2, hosted by Mary Cliff

Abbott Stage (4:00 – 5:50 pm featuring traditional music):

Grove Stage (5:50 – 7:25 pm featuring singer-songwriters):

Field Stage (7:25 – 9:00  pm featuring roots, folk, soul, rock, and everything in between)






















Artists from the Archives

50 Man Machine | www.50manmachine.com


Anna Savage  | www.youtube.com/channel/UCE1nGxkUbk7XWT5x9Zmyr_w


Archie Edwards | www.acousticblues.com  


Bele Bele Rhythm Collective | belebelerhythmcollective.bandcamp.com


Bill Starks | www.billstarksmusic.com


Cecilia Grace | www.ceciliagracemusic.com


Chopteeth | www.chopteeth.com


Cynthia Marie and Sway Trio | www.cynthiamarie.org  


DC Labor Chorus | www.laborheritage.org/dc-labor-chorus/


Drifting Spirits | facebook.com/DriftingSpiritsMusic/


Elikeh | www.elikeh.com


Emma’s Revolution | www.emmasrevolution.com


Eric Scott | www.ericscottmusic.com


Gibraltar Band | instagram.com/kamelzenniaband/


ilyAIMY | www.ilyaimy.com


Karen Ashbrook | www.karenashbrook.com


Kipyn Martin | www.kipynmartin.com


Lea | www.thisislea.com


Little Bit A Blues with Warner Williams and Jay Summerour | facebook.com/LittleBitABlues/


Mark H Taiko | markhrooney.com


Mark Sylvester | marksylvester.net 


Rick Franklin and His Delta Blues Boys | www.hokumblues.com


Rumisonko | rumisonko.com


Ruthie and the Wranglers | www.ruthieandthewranglers.com


SONiA Disappear Fear | www.soniadisappearfear.com


Soumya Chakraverty | www.sarodia.com/generation/soumya-chakraverty/


Tina Eck | www.liltirishmusic.com


Tom O'Connor | www.tomoconnormusic.com

Zan McLeod | www.zanmcleod.com/