KFFB’s Bob Connell on Open talks with Keith and John about Merle Travis Thumbpicking Weekend

KFFB’s Bob Connell talks with Keith Symanowitz & John Severs from the Ozark Folk Center about Merle Travis Thumbpicking Weekend.  KFFB’s Open Mic, Friday, May 17, 2019, at 7:45 am and 5:40 pm hosted by KFFB’S General Manager and owner Bob Connell.

Friday, May 17 and Saturday, May 18

Country blues and thumbpicking guitar fans won’t want to miss this annual event. The Merle Travis Thumbpicking Weekend offers an all-day master class, thumbpicking contest, panel discussion, and a chance to get up-close and personal with some of the world’s finest players. Hone your skills during the day and be a part of a live music audience in the park’s 1,000-seat Ozark Highlands Theater on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. The annual tribute features performances from Doyle Dykes, Danny Dozier, Thom Bresh and Randy Buckner.