You couldn’t walk more than a few steps at last weekend’s Folk Alliance International Conference without seeing someone wearing a “Don’t Tell Me to Smile” button. It’s a statwment for the times, but also doubled as a bit of promotion for the new Mastersons video of the same name. From “Transient Lullaby:”
One of our favorite events of the year is the annual Folk Alliance International conference. There can’t be any place on the planet with more talent per square foot.