Magpie in the News

April 22, 2017

 

“Grassroots Leadership &

The Arts For Social Change”

  book release


Music by Magpie & Holly Near

 

The Community Church of

New York ( NYC)

 

@ Peoples Voice Café

8:00pm  40 East 35th Street

          For info:

Contact Susie Erenrich  ccscsusie@aol.com

February 4th-"Activism Through Song: Advancing Social Justice Through Folk Music, A Concert and Discussion with Magpie.”

Brandis University-Boston, MA.

 

For more information:

www.walkaboutclearwater.orgwww.brandeis.edu/ethics/deisimpact/schedule/index.html

The AFSC New Hampshire Program Annual Celebration will  feature a performance by MAGPIE

PRESS HERE to download a PDF of printable POSTER

Kent State Marks 45th Annual May 4 Commemoration with a performance by Magpie and others

Rolly with Magpie at the 45th May 4th Commemoration.

Posted by Dennis Rein on Thursday, May 7, 2015

Activist folk music brings discussion to union Forum Hall

Kansas State University, September 11, 2015

 

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"In the last year, teaching artists Terry Leonino and Greg Artzner, known as folk-music duo Magpie, guided students as they wrote lyrics telling the story of Harriet Tubman's commitment to freedom."

 

Source: auburnpub.com

Magpie in Washington DC

SHOW DATES

 

100th Anniversary - Joe Hill Roadshow

 

  • Thursday, July 23, 7:30pm, Washington Ethical Society, 7750 16th Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20012
    • Opening night on the Joe Hill 100 Roadshow's Northeast leg! Magpie, George Mann and more on the bill! Doors open 7 PM, concert starts at 7:30 PM. Suggested donation $10-$15, no one turned away for lack of funds.

 

  • Friday, July 24, 7:30pm, First Unitarian Church, 12 West Franklin Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
    • Magpie, George Mann and special guests give the second concert on the Northeast leg at the First Unitarian Church in Baltimore! Doors open 7 PM, a reception will be held after the concert.   $15, $10 seniors and students, no one turned away for lack of funds.

 

  • Saturday, July 25, 8:00pm, Philly,  TBA

 

  • Sunday, July 26, 7:00pm, Allentown/Bethlehem TBA

 

  • Wednesday, July 29, 7:30pm, NYC
    •  Local 1199 Union MLK Auditorium, 310 West 43rd Street, New York, NY
    • Magpie, Charlie King and George Mann in concert in NYC! Doors open at 7 PM. $10-$15, no one turned away for lack of funds

 

  • Thursday, July 30, 7:00pm, Eighth Step at Proctors,
    • 432 State Street, Schenectady, NY 12305
    • In the Underground Theater. Charlie King, Magpie, Joe Jencks, and George onstage! Thanks to the Upstate NY James Connolly Branch of the IWW and Greg Giorgio especially for putting this together! (Not sure of details on this yet)

 

  • Friday, July 31, 7:00pm, Old Socialist Labor Hall, Barre, VT
    • Labor Hall National Historic Landmark, 46 Granite Street, Barre, VT
    • Magpie, Charlie King and George in concert in Barre, VT! Doors open 7 PM, concert at 7:30 PM, tickets $15, seniors and students $12, no one turned away!

 

  • Saturday, August 1, 7:00pm, TBA (Concord, NH or western Mass)

 

  • Sunday, August 2, 8:00pm, Club Passim, Cambridge, MA
    • Club Passim, 47 Palmer Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    • The final gig on the Northeast leg-- Magpie, Charlie King and George wrap it up with a concert at this venerable, historic folk music venue! Tickets $20, $18 for members.

 

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 Testimonials

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Testimonials About

Magpie's Live Performances, by:

  • Fiona McQuarrie,  The Province  (Vancouver, BC)
  • Mike Curtin, The Post Star (Glens Falls, NY)
  • Colin Irwin,  Melody Maker (London, England)
  • Geoffrey Himes,  The Washington Post
  • Sandra Katz,  The News and Courier (Charleston, SC)
  • Pete Seeger,  Sing Out!

 Magpie  Performed at  Maryland   Hall for the Performing Arts

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