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Legendary singer-songwriter storytelling bluesman Roy Book Binder returns to the Lansdowne Folk Club on Thursday, June 6, 2024.

Held at the Twentieth Century Club, 84 S. Lansdowne Avenue, Lansdowne, PA, doors open at 7:00 PM and show begins at 7:30 PM.  Tickets are $20 when purchased in advance online or with an advanced phone reservation and $25 without an advance reservation.

For reservations, parking information, advance ticket sales and more information visit website folkclub.org/ticket-sales, email Lfolkclub@gmail.com, or call (484) 466-6213.  Only cash and checks accepted at the door.  We provide free tea and coffee and have soda, water and snacks for sale.  People are free to bring food, beverages, and BYOB.  Those who plan to eat there should email or call us in advance to reserve a table.

Parking in front of the 20th Century Club is no longer available.  We suggest that our patrons park on the side streets near the Club or at the Septa train station lot two blocks away.  Street parking is available on Lansdowne Court (adjacent to the 20th Century Club) or on Dudley Ave, (across Lansdowne Ave. from the 20th Century Club).  Handicap parking* is behind the building.

*There is one ADA designated parking spot in the area behind the building, but we can set aside additional handicapped parking if you notify us in advance by email at Lfolkclub@gmail.com.

Roy Book Binder has earned his stripes.  He travelled with The Rev. Gary Davis in the 60’s, re-discovered Pink Anderson and revived his career in the 70’s.  Roy has appeared on TNN’s Nashville Now TV show 30 times with many of Country Music’s biggest legends and has toured nationally with Bonnie Raitt, JJ Cale and Hot Tuna…you name it, he’s done it! When he left Greenwich Village in 1976, he moved into a tour bus and lived on the road for the next 15 years.  Roy borrowed from his heroes to become a distinct voice in the Blues and Folk music world.
He’s appeared at are the National Storytelling Festival, the Chicago Blues Festival, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, and the King Biscuit Blues Festival.  At MerleFest, he has hosted the acoustic blues stage for the past 16 years and he has been invited more than a few times to appear at the world famous, Philadelphia Folk Festival . . . for both the 40th and 50th anniversary!  He has been rambling around the world for the past 45 years and he’s still on the road entertaining audiences where he is well known as a singing songwriting storytelling fingerpicking’ blues legend.  Learn more about him at http://www.roybookbinder.com.

Other upcoming concerts include Marc Douglas Berardo and Walt Wilkins on September 26, Grace Morrison on October 24, Craig Bickhardt and Jesse Terry on November 21, and Carla Ulbrich on December 5.

Founded in 1993, the Lansdowne Folk Club is a 501(c) (3) all volunteer non-profit corporation dedicated to presenting folk, acoustic and blues music.