Tim Lynch, a Franklin summer resident for almost a decade, is also leader of the Tallahassee, Florida based band Sojourn and has played for decades in Florida. Lynch will be featured at the 2011 Franklin Folk Festival July 16.
Sojourn has a newly released CD titled “Lilting Banshee” that will be for sale and the proceeds will be donated to REACH of Macon County.
Lynch specializes in traditional Appalachian and other American roots and Celtic music and storytelling. Lynch sings and plays the guitar, mandolin, dulcimer(s), banjo, mandolin and bouzouki and will often be joined by musical friends where ever he plays.
Lynch has played at the Franklin Taste of Scotland and Franklin Folk Festival and hosted the Festival’s Jamming tent over the past few years.
Lynch will be the lead off performer at this year’s 2011 Franklin Folk Festival on the down town Gazebo stage at 9 a.m. on July 16.