'Uprooted' in Edwards

Canton’s own Uprooted String Band will be the next featured performer at the Edwards Opera House concert series on June 24 at 7 p.m. The band, featuring Millie Ammirati, CJ Jahncke, Rosemary Philips and Lenore VanderZee plays 'Americana roots and branches' including flavors of folk, rock, old time and bluegrass. Uprooted has played venues throughout the Northern New York area, bringing a new flavor of old time music sounds to the stage. Tickets are $10 at the door. More info: https://www.facebook.com/UprootedStringBand/ or edwardsartscouncil.org.


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PAUL MEYERS, 6-8 p.m., solo jazz guitar on the deck at Maxfields, 5-7 Market St., Potsdam.

FOLK JAM, 7 p.m.; Pickens Hall 2nd floor, State St., Heuvelton; bring instruments, play, sing, dance or listen.

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