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Rick moving on

Rick Jones 1950 -2020. Our percussionist and great friend, a master entertainer and a charismatic personality, and a colorful storyteller considered one of the most creative bodhran players on the planet has moved on to the cosmic campfire jam. Few … Continue reading

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SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PROJECT (January 28, 2020)

We are currently working with the Benzie Symphony Orchestra to put together a new show to be performed sometime in 2020. With this comes another three songs of ours that will be arranged for the orchestra (or part thereof) for … Continue reading

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New recording

We are happy to announce that we are launching our new recording project “Paddle-to-the-Sea.”┬áThis musical yarn is based on the 20th century masterpiece by Holling Clancy Holling (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company) of an adventurous little paddle-man who makes his … Continue reading

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Passing of our friend and compatriot

We’re sorry to announce the passing of Jan Waling who was our great friend and sound engineer that stayed with us since 2001. He’s been the Sound Master, the man behind the curtain, that worked his magic on his sound … Continue reading

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The Benzie Rover at Interlochen

From our DVD…

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Bossman Joe

“I once was young and stood so free, till Bossman Joe got ahold of me. With lies and promises I was misled, I believed what the Bossman said.” Here’s another cut from our DVD, Bossman Joe.

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The Benzie Rover

An oldie but a goodie with over 50,000 views on YouTube – the Benzie Rover, World of Warcraft style!

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Song of the Lakes DVD Now Available!

The Song of the Lakes Live at Interlochen DVD features a full-length movie of Song of the Lakes 25th Anniversary concert by Rich Brauer & Brauer Productions and the documentary Journey to Joy by Rebecca Glotfelty of Real People Media.

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Pearl of America CD Release at Great Indoor Folk Fest!!

On Saturday, February 14 2010, Song of the Lakes will release a re-mix/re-master of the band’s original release, Pearl of America. Please come down to the Great Indoor Folk Fest at The Village at Grand Traverse Commons to see us, … Continue reading

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Song of the Lakes: 25 Years of Joy

by Anne Stanton, Northern Express Song of the Lakes is celebrating its 25th anniversary at Corson Auditorium at the Interlochen Center for the Arts. Showcasing its greatest hits, the all-acoustic band will play on February 23, 2008 at 7:30pm “We … Continue reading

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