Bruce Cockburn, Multi-Platinum Artist & Activist will be Honored by Folk Alliance International and will be given the organization’s inaugural People’s Voice Award at the International Folk Music Awards, on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Bruce will be given the Award in recognition of his 40 Year musical career which has consistently highlighted environmental, social, and indigenous issues globally.
The Day after the Awards, he will be available for a Booksigning for those who have made Advance Purchases of his Memoir Rumours of Glory from Rainy Day Books.
When: Thursday, February 16, 2017 from 12:00 PM, Noon to 1:00 PM
Where: Westin Crown Center Hotel at Crown Center, 1 Pershing Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64108
Pre-Ordered Books will be available for Pick-Up at the Booksigning in the Ballroom Foyer of the Hotel between 11:00 AM and 12:30 PM on the Day of the Booksigning. The Booksigning is OPEN to the Public, while all other conference activity is restricted to Conference Badge Holders. The Public are welcome to attend Public Concerts in the evening, a 3 Day Music Camp, and the Sunday, February 19, 2017, Kansas City Folk Festival by visiting the Tickets Webpage at www.Folk.org