Barry Cloyd

Barry Cloyd

Barry Cloyd is back this week. The singer/songwriter is performing tonight, as part of the Forest Park Nature Center's "Songs from the Woods" concert series. Cloyd talks about his long association with the Nature Center, the band he has put together for this concert, and about his songwriting process.

The concert is tonight at 7:00 at the Peoria Park District's Noble Center on North University in Peoria (the former location of the Peoria Riverfront Museum).

Barry Cloyd

This week, we're talking with Barry Cloyd. He's getting ready to release his tenth CD, "Southland." He talks about the process tha goes into putting a new album together -- this was was recorded both in Peoria, and in Nashville. He also talks about his songwriting process, and previews a couple of songs from the new CD. "Southland" will be released on Friday, February 13th, with a release party and concert at the Forest Park Nature Center.

Barry Cloyd

This week, we're talking with Barry Cloyd. He and his band Celtricity are headlining the "Roots of Folk" concert, Saturday night at 7:30 at the GAR Hall in downtown Peoria. He talks about the two other bands on the program -- The Way Down Wanderers, and Walten Pond. He contrasts the generational approaches to folk music the three bands offer. And he updates us on some of his other musical projects.