Archives: Folk Features

The folks behind the festival

With the Richmond Folk Festival just a few weeks away, programming committee members Chris Bopst (pictured) and Tim Timberlake share exactly what goes into the musical selection process… and their personal perspectives on who they like to see on stage.

From the Dean’s Desk: Folk Festival, Round 2

Our own Dean Christesen is back again offering up some information and opinions on the most recently announced crop of Richmond Folk Festival performers. Come have a look (and listen)…

A look back: You came, you saw, you folked it up

In an effort to get you all sufficiently stoked for this year’s Richmond Folk Festival, we thought it’d be fun to take a look at some images from the 2009 edition. Reminisce with us for a bit, won’t you?

From the Dean’s Desk: Folk Festival, Round 1

Not sure who to keep an eye (or ear) out for at the Richmond Folk Festival? Here our main music guy fills you in on the first round of announced performers and what to expect when they take the stage.

It’s the RVANews Richmond Folk Festival guide!

In a little over a month, the good ol’ RVA will welcome back one of Virginia’s best, biggest, and most beloved events: the Richmond Folk Festival. RVANews has all of the info you need to make the most of that much-anticipated weekend in October.