12 noon Jun J Bustamante
Along with her busy schedule of touring, Jun’s dedication to community is exemplified by her creation and coordination of ROOTS Seed and Plant Share that educates people on the importance of sharing resources and knowledge, as well as encouraging them to start edible gardens.Jun is known for her fiery, heartfelt folk music, performed with punk aggression and more than a hint of jazz. She plays a variety of instruments, from guitar and banjo to Asian instruments like the sitar, tambura and a gnarly-looking Thai instrument called the phin guitar..Don’t miss her unique folk/fusion style in an unforgettable performance!
1 pm Mark Etherington, aka “Mountain Holler”
Mountain Holler” is the moniker of multi-Instrumentalist Mark Etherington, based out of St. Petersburg, FL.
Along with fronting the psychedelic-folk/groove band Redfeather, ‘Mountain Holler’ emerged in the spring of 2011 when he started playing shows solo with his original songs. He has played all over the Bay Area bringing to people his haunting singing style reflective of Bert Jansch, Nick Drake, Jim James, Neil Young and Stephen Stills. His love of nature is reflected in his songwriting.
When asked to describe his music his response is simple, “it’s music from the city about the beauty of the mind and country”.
In 2012 Etherington received Creative Loafing’s Best of The Bay award for Best Musical MVP.