Jorma Kaukonen will perform a free show outside, under The Gazebo, at the Fur Peace Ranch Arts & Mind Fest. This two-day event features arts and crafts from regional artisans, eco-conscious and socially responsible presentations, a juried art show, children’s activities, and live music. Admission is free during the day until 6 p.m. and includes a concert with Jorma Kaukonen at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday. Shortly after, around 3 p.m., he will interview Grace Slick, about her art exhibit at the Psylodelic Gallery, by Skype from the stage of the Fur Peace Station Concert Hall.
The Arts & Mind Fest extravaganza will be held Saturday, July 26, 1 p.m.-11 p.m. and Sunday, July 27, 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. The casual, family friendly festival is held at the Fur Peace Ranch, 39495 St. Clair Rd, Pomeroy, Ohio 45769. For information please go to: www.FurPeaceRanch or call(740) 992.2575.
Great, innovator, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and purveyor of the blues, Jorma Kaukonen is all this and more, he is a master of expression. In a career that has already spanned a half-century, Jorma Kaukonen has been the leading practitioner and teacher of finger-style guitar, one of the most highly respected interpreters of American roots, blues and Americana music, and he remains at the forefront of popular rock-and-roll. A member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, he is a founding member of two legendary bands, Jefferson Airplane and the still-touring Hot Tuna, with Jack Casady.
Arts & Mind Fest Evening Ticketed Concerts (8 p.m.)
Saturday: Hot Tuna, Jorma Kaukonen, Jack Casady and Barry Mitterhoff will blow your mind with new songs, old tunes and amazing musicianship.
Sunday: It’s A Beautiful Day, A rare performance by one of the great groups to emerge from the psychedelic 60’s San Francisco scene. Join us at the free two-day event with live music, artisans, great food, and the Psylodelic Gallery, for early holiday shopping and a family fun day. For a vendor application, please call: (740) 992.2575