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Written by Story and photos by Kevin and Michelle Crilley
August 23, 2017

            The Philadelphia Folk Festival marked its 56th anniversary last weekend at the Old Poole Farm in Upper Salford Township. As in years past, this year's installment featured a wide array of musical styles ranging from blues to gospel and soul to 

blue grass.

            While the weather was mostly sunny and mild, a torrential rain on Friday evening made the festival grounds a bit messy for a short time. Anyone familiar with the history of folk fest can tell you- summer storms are one of many traditions here.

            After the rains subsided, the Friday evening concert kicked off the event in high style. Highlights of the show included the masterful bluegrass stylings of the "Infamous String Dusters".  Samantha Fish followed with a powerhouse of a blues set, showcasing her booming voice and stunning licks on lead guitar. Most attendees stayed up late for the ...



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