THE FOLK WEASELES The Folk Weasels play an acoustic mix of folk, country, rock and blues. The Folk Weasels are: Tony Vitale is a guitarist originating from
Tony Vitale is a guitarist originating from New York City. He played clubs and venues in NYC for years before coming to Florida. Tony plays a diverse blend of folk songs from Bob Dylan, John Prine, Townes Van Zandt to the Bee Gees.
Wes Malkin a multi-instrumentalist on mandolin, guitar, banjo, and trumpet. Wes grew up in the Washington DC area before moving to Wisconsin where he played festivals and appeared on the Prairie Home Companion radio show with Garrison Keillor. Wes came to Florida in the early 80’s and has continued to play with bands such as Jabberwocky, Valerie C. Wisecracker and the Walking Catfish, The Hot Java Band, Amy Arlo and the Almost Blue Band, Sarah Jacobs Trio, Derelict Daughter and many others.
Special Guest Evan Frankel
Evan Frankel a songwriting and performer was born and raised in New York City. He tried the Broadway scene as a child and taught myself the guitar at about 17.
He became an attorney (JD from American University) and have travelled quite a bit, spending a year in India and Nepal.
Evan moved to Florida about 6 years ago.
His current album is co-produced by Pete Kennedy (of The Kennedy’s) and Caroline Doctorow.
February 29 (Saturday) 8:00 pm