Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire

FIND PK DWYER BUSKING  
When PK Dwyer doesn't have a scheduled event you'll most often find him busking his original Folk Roots & Blues at the Seattle Pike Place Market around the late morning through the Noon hours.  Look and listen for Mighty PK in front of Starbucks Coffee, the busking spot known as The Bridge, or Left Bank Books.

♡ PK also occasionally drops in to Busk at the West Seattle Farmers Market and the Edmonds Summer Market and various locations throughout the beautiful Puget Sound area.

Show a Busker some Love today and Tip ♡ Hearty Folks!

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PK DWYER PERFORMS IN CONCERT AT THE BLACK DOG ARTS CAFE 

Foodies and Music Lovers Unite!  Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire PK Dwyer takes his tunes indoors for a special evening concert at The Black Dog Arts Cafe on Saturday, September 1.

The Black Dog Arts Cafe has an Arts Centric warm atmosphere, health-conscious, scratch made Vegan Friendly menu [Carnivores are also welcome of course!] and a locally crafted selection of beers and wines.  View the inspired Mexican Dinner Menu here: https://www.blackdogsnoqualmie.com/menu/dinner/ 

PK Dwyer will present original works from his song catalogue featuring his signature high energy guitar and harmonica work along with a selection of beautiful and dynamic songs on autoharp.  Swing by for a bite, a sip, and some stellar Folk Roots & Blues . . .  Show Time is 7:30 - 930 pm and The Black Dog Arts Cafe is located at: 8062 Railroad Avenue SE in beautiful Snoqualmie, Washington.

Support the Art & Music of PK Dwyer by Tipping the Jar ♡  

Save room for Dessert.  The Chocolate Cake is divine!  View the full Dessert Menu:  https://www.blackdogsnoqualmie.com/menu/desserts/

The Black Dog Arts Cafe on facebook

Check out The Black Dog Billboard

MAKE IT A PARTY PERFECT SUMMER WITH THE JITTERS 

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Hi Ho Everyone!

Summer is in full swing and that means it's time to string up the outdoor lights, break out your favorite sips, kick off your shoes and paint your toenails hot pink, throw a patio party for all your friends, and get your groove on with the perfect  summertime soundtrack from The Jitters!

Take a Free Download of this timeless Pacific Northwest Rock Classic compliments of King Pin Head Music and Team Dwyer.  The album download is of The Jitters Cd reissue and features the bonus track Alms [original vinyl LP version with lead vocal by Donna Beck]

These songs pair particularly well with Sun, Sand, Surf and Sangria . . .  Enjoy!

Offer valid through September 3, 2018.  Free download is Bandzoogle version only - download from bandcamp for $7.

Did you know?  PK Dwyer is the founder of The Jitters and penned all their original tunes. The Jitters are considered front runners in the alt country and cow punk movements.  Their only album was released in 1980 to local critical acclaim and is a prime example of some Cosmic American Music

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Song List

1 You say You Want Me but You Won't Do Anything About It

2 The Great love Affair

3 Don't You Remember That You are the one That Burned down the Bridges That I Built over Rivers of Tears that I Cried Over You

4 I'm A Jerk

5 Anorexic love

6 Head Over Heels Over You

7  Irreconcilable Differences

8 Your Dyin' Day

Bonus Track: Alms

Free & Easy Listening:  Tune in to The Jitters on Jango Radio

FOLK ROOTS & BLUES EXTRAVAGANZA 

On Saturday, August 18, Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire PK Dwyer puts on an Early Morning Musical Extravaganza at the Shoreline Farmers Market!

PK Dwyer will give an outdoor performance of original Folk Roots & Blues from his song catalogue featuring his signature quick fingered picking and slide work on guitar and fireball harmonica riffs along with a selection of beautiful and dynamic songs on autoharp.  Show Time is from 10:00 am - Noon and the Shoreline Farmers Market is located at: 15300 Westminster Way N

Be there early for the best vendor selections and PK's tunes!

There's a lot to Love at the Shoreline Farmers Market.  Check 'em out: www.shorelinefarmersmarket.org

photographs of PK Dwyer and Chalk Art @ 2017 Shoreline Farmers Market courtesy of and taken by David Horton

BONUS  The PK Dwyer Summer Sidewalk Special is Happening Now 

What is the Summer Sidewalk Special?  Score any available Compact Disc from the PK Dwyer catalogue for just $5 bucks!  Offer good on physical in person Cd sales only.  Available titles include all the discs from PK's Blues Odyssey and The Jitters.  Please see the King Pin Head Music page for more info. 

The PK Dwyer Summer Sidewalk Special runs July 22 through September 3, 2018 and is brought to you by Team Dwyer and the King Pin Head Music crew.  Hooray!

CHUG ON OVER TO THE HEIRLOOM GREEN MARKET ON AUGUST 17 

Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire PK Dwyer is performing at the Heirloom Green Market on Friday, August 17th AND it's the first day of Snoqualmie's Railroad Days Festival!

PK Dwyer will be performing a short set from 4:00 - 5:15 pm and will present songs from his catalogue featuring his signature quick fingered guitar work and fireball harmonica riffs along with a selection  of beautiful and dynamic songs on autoharp.

The Heirloom Cookshop Green Market is located at 38767 SE River Street in Snoqualmie, Washington  Be There.  Be Green.

Support the Heirloom Cookshop and Green Market  They are on facebook too

LOVE YOUR LOCAL FARMERS MARKET 

Celebrate the last day of National Farmers Market Week with Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire PK Dwyer at the Proctor Farmers Market in Tacoma, Washington!  The Proctor Farmers Market is consistently voted Tacoma's Best and is located at North 27th & Proctor Street.

PK's performance is from 9:00 - 11:00 am and will feature original folk roots & blues from his song catalogue featuring his guitar and harmonica driven foot stomping' blues and a selection of beautiful and dynamic songs on autoharp.  Get up early, grab your shopping bags and Go!

Connect with the Proctor Farmers Market on facebook

BONUS  The PK Dwyer Summer Sidewalk Special is Happening Now 

What is the Summer Sidewalk Special?  Score any available Compact Disc from the PK Dwyer catalogue for just $5 bucks!  Offer good on physical in person Cd sales only.  Available titles include all the discs from PK's Blues Odyssey and The Jitters.  Please see the King Pin Head Music page for more info. 

The PK Dwyer Summer Sidewalk Special runs July 22 through September 3, 2018 and is brought to you by Team Dwyer and the King Pin Head Music crew. Hooray!

BUSKERS RULE 

Hi Ho Fellow Buskers!  

It's time to apply yourself to the 2018 Buskers In The Burg Festival.  There are only a few days left to submit your application to perform at this years Buskers In The Burg.  Application deadline is August 10 and you must submit an online and physical application to be considered as a Busker.  Get the full scoop and apply at the Buskers In The Burg website:  buskersintheburg.org

As you can see, Ol Busker PK Dwyer was lucky enough to have his mug grace the cover of the 2017 Festival Guide.  Maybe this year it could be you . . . ! 

The Ellensbug Busker Festival features performers of all varieties, types and stripes -- Don't be shy, put your stardust on and show everyone what you've got!

You can also be at part of the festival by participating in the Arts Parade.  

We hope to see you there.  Hooray!

SEE YOU AT THE FAIR 

Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire PK Dwyer is proud to be performing on the Relay For Life Community Stage at the 2018 Skagit County Fair in August.

PK Dwyer will be presenting his all original high energy folk roots & blues featuring his signature quick fingered picking and slide work on guitar complimented by scorching hot harmonica riffs along with a short selection of dynamic songs on autoharp.

PK performs on Wednesday, August 8 at 4:30 pm AND Friday, August 10 at Noon.

Join in on all the Fun & Fabulousness and Down-home Goodness of the Skagit County Fair . . .  There's sure to be a lot of Moovin' & Groovin' going on!

Be a friend to the Skagit County Fair on facebook

See who else is performing on the Relay For Life Community Stage

GOING THERE 

Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire PK Dwyer will be performing his Folk Roots & Blues outdoors at the Fused Glass Gallery & Workshop on Saturday, August 4 as part of the 2018 Roslyn Art Festival @ 1:00 - 3:30 pm.  PK will be presenting all original material from his catalogue featuring his signature quick fingered picking and slide work on guitar and fire ball harmonica riffs along with a small selection of dynamic and beautiful songs on autoharp.

Take a trip off the beaten path and join the eccentric and eclectic artists in downtown historic Roslyn. GET ARTY and make something at one of the TRY IT Stations on Saturday. Hip! & Hooray! 

Support the Art & Music of PK Dwyer by Tipping ♡ Hearty Folks!

BONUS  The PK Dwyer Summer Sidewalk Special is Happening Now

What is the Summer Sidewalk Special?  Score any available Compact Disc from the PK Dwyer catalogue for just $5 bucks!  Offer good on physical in person Cd sales only.  Available titles include all the discs from PK's Blues Odyssey and The Jitters.  Please see the King Pin Head Music page for more info. 

The PK Dwyer Summer Sidewalk Special runs July 22 through September 3, 2018 and is brought to you by Team Dwyer and the King Pin Head Music crew.  Another Hooray!

The 2018 Roslyn Art Festival runs August 3 through August 5.  For complete details visit the Roslyn Art Fest website:  www.roslynartfestival.org

ARE YOU A SEATTLE PLAYER? SUBMIT TO ROUND 4 OF SEATTLE PLAYBACK 

We are pleased-as-punch to have PK Dwyer's 2016 Cd release Busker Do as one of the selections for Round 2 of Seattle Playback.  Submissions are now being accepted for Round 4 with just a short time left to submit -- If you are a Seattle area musician who has put out an album in 2018 check out the Seattle Public Library website for the full scoop: www.spl.org  Don't delay, the deadline for Seattle Playback Round 4 Submissions is July 31!    

What is Seattle Playback?  

The Seattle Public Library’s PlayBack is an online platform that showcases and shares music from Seattle area artists for Free. Seattle’s musical culture is known for its originality, passion and creativity, as our local performers continue to demonstrate. PlayBack helps new audiences discover a wealth of todays local music. 

PlayBack’s jury of music community luminaries, leaders and Library staff select a diverse array of musical styles to create a soundtrack for Seattle.  The Library makes 100 albums available for Free download and streaming each year. Anyone can stream the albums for free, and Library cardholders can download and keep anything in the PlayBack collection.

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