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The Happening

Friendly FolkThe Friendly Folk Variety Show
A collaborate collage of songs, poems, stories, and spontaneous shenanigans born out of relationship and mischief, by members of The Friendly Folk.

The Friendly Folk is a collection of musicians, songwriters, storytellers and poets from the Vancouver area, whose joy is found in sharing life and the stage together. A simple experiment in expressing mercy and justice through relationship and art. The music is Gospel Core, with detections of roots and bluegrass, gospel and blues. Members of The Friendly Folk are featured with such bands and artists as This Old Mountain, Viper Central, Badgentina, Anna VandasEisenhauer and Sheree Plett, Jonathan Inc, and Lance Odegard. They have played on numerous recordings, as well as on various stages across Canada and the world. Whether in the streets or at festivals, their songs and stories will lift you up and move you.

Come on down to the Main Stage during the Creative World Festival for some friendly folk, for friendly folks.