Live From The Fort

John C. Billingsley

On Thursday May 2nd, 2019 Sabouyouma, led by Guinean-born Ousmane Camara & Senegalese percussionist Assane Coly, brought their high energy 7-piece polyrhythmic Afro-Funk groove machine for a set in Stetson Studio One on Vermont Public Radio's 'Live From The Fort'.


'Live From The Fort' collaborates with the Flynn Center's New Voices Project to bring you a showcase of West African music from Sabouyouma on May 2, 2019.
Courtesy / Jesse Rosenfield

VPR and the Flynn Center’s New Voices Project come together to present Sabouyouma at the next Live From The Fort on Thursday, May 2.

Mal Maiz perofmring at the VPR Studios.
Herb Swanson

Costa Rican "gypsy devil" Maiz Vargas Sandoval and his Afro-Cumbia Orchestra, Mal Maíz,  lit up VPR's Stetson Studio One in January. There dynamic set kicked off Live From The Fort's New Voices Project, a collaboration between VPR and The Flynn Center's New Voices Series. The project will showcase world musical traditions nestled in and around the Queen City.

Live From The Fort collaborates with the Flynn Center's New Voices Project to bring you a showcase of Latin dance music from Mal Maiz on Jan. 17, 2019.
Hannah Cormier / Courtesy of Mal Maiz

Update on 1/11 at 10:30 a.m.: This event is sold out! Thanks for your interest! Please join our wait list and we will let you know if any seats open up. If you can't get a seat this time, you can see Mal Maiz at The Flynn's New Voices: World Party on April 6.

Kick off 2019 with an evening of Latin dance music featuring Mal Maiz. Live From The Fort returns on Jan. 17 in collaboration with the Flynn Center’s New Voices Project.

Jake Yeomans

Julia Caesar performed a set on Live From The Fort,  from Stetson Studio One at VPR headquarters in Colchester.

Come see Julia Caesar and Clever Girls 'Live From The Fort' on Thursday, June 28.
Courtesy / Illustration: Anna Ste. Marie

Live From The Fort presents a double-bill featuring two of the most exciting bands in the Burlington area: Julia Caesar and Clever Girls. Come see the show on Thursday, June 28 at 7 p.m. and be entered to win a pair of passes to the Grand Point North festival.

For the April's edition of Live From The Fort, Caroline Rose performs a set live from Studio One at VPR headquarters in Colchester.

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For the March edition of Live From The Fort, Binger perform  their unique, genre-bending, psychedelic prog- hop in Studio One at VPR headquarters in Colchester.

For the February edition of Live From The Fort, Barika perform a set live from Studio One at VPR headquarters in Colchester.

Live From The Fort features musicians from around the state performing live at the VPR studios in Colchester. Through music and casual conversation, the series connects music lovers with Vermont-based musicians.

This new mix features some of the bands that have played on the show this past year and beyond. Listen to the complete special,  or watch the individual performances below.

Iron Eyes Cody

Gang of Thieves perform in VPR's own Studio One
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For the December edition of Live From The Fort, Gang of Thieves perform live from Studio One at the VPR headquarters in Colchester.

For the November edition of Live From The Fort, Emma Cook & Questionable Company perform live from Studio One at the VPR headquarters in Colchester.

For the October edition of Live From The Fort, Her Crooked Heart perform live from Studio One at the VPR headquarters in Colchester.

For the July edition of Live From The Fort, TY-ALEX performed live from Studio One at the VPR headquarters in Colchester.

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For the September edition of Live From The Fort, Brattleboro's Wooden Dinosaur perform live from Studio One at the VPR headquarters in Colchester.

Wooden Dinosaur will record a concert for our series Live From The For on Thursday, August 24..
Hart and Sol Photography | Illustration by Anna Ste. Marie / VPR

We're recording the next  Live From The Fort performance and you’re invited to be part of the audience! Come hang out in VPR’s Studio One for a live performance by the stripped-down and soulful Brattleboro-based folk group, Wooden Dinosaur on August 24. Doors open at 6 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m

Watch the Chad Hollister Band's full performance, recorded live at VPR's Studio One in Fort Ethan Allen.
John Billingsley / VPR

For the August edition of Live From The Fort, the Chad Hollister Band perform live from Studio One at the VPR headquarters in Colchester.

Chad Hollister Band will record a concert for our Live From The Fort series on Thursday, July 13.
Anna Ste. Marie / VPR

UPDATE 7/12: This event has been sold out. If you would like to be placed on our waiting list, please email astemarie@vpr.net.

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Live From The Fort features musicians from around the state performing live at the VPR studios in Colchester. Through music and casual conversation, the series connects music lovers with Vermont-based musicians.

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