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, the Edmonds Summer Market and various locations throughout the beautiful Puget Sound area.

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

Notations & News

PK DWYER PERFORMS AT GRAND FINALE YELM FARMERS MARKET 

Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire PK Dwyer performs at the last Yelm Farmers Market of the 2018 season on Saturday, October 27.  Mighty PK will present a three hour performance of original folk roots and 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.

The Yelm Farmers Market opens at 10:00 am and PK Dwyer's performance begins at Noon.  The location is Yelm City park Community Center: 301 2nd Street SE [Washington]  Be There!

We Like these Vendors!  Bee Forever and The Root Cellar

Special Offer:  Pick up any PK Dwyer Compact Disc for just $5 bucks!  See the King Pin Head Music page for available titles.  And don't forget to grab some Free Buttons and Stickers!

A ♡ Hearty Thank You to Manager Jon, all the Market Vendors, the Good Folks of Yelm and the Nisqually Tribe for welcoming PK Dwyer and his music this season.

Be a Friend to the Yelm Farmers Market on facebook

FALL INTO FOLK ROOTS & BLUES WITH PK DWYER AT THE POULSBO FARMERS MARKET 

PK Dwyer gives a special three hour performance at the Poulsbo Farmers Market on Saturday, October 13 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.  PK's outdoor concert performance will feature all original works 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. 

The Poulsbo Farmers Market opens at 9:00 am and takes place in the Gateway Fellowship parking lot located at 18901 8th Avenue NE in beautiful Poulsbo, Washington 

Indulge in some Autumn Specialties like a Full Stalk of Brussel Sprouts, Pumpkin Spiced Scones and Finn River Cider.  Keep it Kitsap Fresh! 

Be a Friend and connect with the P Bo Farmers Market on facebook and Instagram

SIP & SAVE AT ISSAQUAH SALMON DAYS 

Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire PK Dwyer performs at Issaquah Salmon Days Sip & Save Event on Sunday, October 7th at 11:30 am - 1:30 pm.  Mighty PK will present a 2 hour performance of original works 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 up and Sip to Save the Salmon of the Pacific Northwest!

Details:  Sip to Save our Salmon 

For the first time in Salmon Days Festival history, the Greater Issaquah Chamber of Commerce is featuring a ‘Fin’tastic wine and beer tasting at Salmon Days! The party is located up stream in front of La-Z-Boy Furniture Gallery at 628 Front St. N. Sipping hours: 11am – 6pm, October 6th & 7th  (21 years and older) 

​ Sip to music from local musicians and celebrate Darigold’s 100th year anniversary with a Darigold sponsored cheese tasting 

​Stock up on wine for the holidays at the Salmon Days Wine Store located next to the tasting area.  Our wine concierge will store your wine for you as you enjoy the festival; simply drive through and pick it up on your way out. 

​Tickets are only $25 including 10 tasting tokens.  Event Location is La-Z-Boys Furniture Parking Lot: 628 Front Street N in beautiful Issaquah, Washington

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SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL STREET PERFORMER 

Hi Ho!  We are very pleased to announce Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire PK Dwyer will be a featured performer at the following Special Busking Events:

Buskers In The Burg Festival: Busker Preview Night
Friday, September, 28 @ Iron Horse Brewery Pub from 5:00 - 7:00 pm
The Iron Horse Brewery Pub is centrally located at 412 Main Street in downtown Ellensburg, Washington.  Mighty PK will be presenting his original tunes featuring his signature quick fingered picking and slide work on guitar along with fireball harmonica riffs and even a few tunes on autoharp.  Be There!

Buskers In The Burg Main Festival on Saturday, September 29
PK will be passing out BUSKERS ARE BEAUTIFUL and BUSKERS RULE Stickers along the Arts Parade Route starting at 10:00 am.  The Arts Parade highlights include Fabulous Giant Puppets, Buskers [of course!] and the Rodeo City Roller Girls.

PK Dwyer's Buskers In The Burg Festival performance is @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm in front of Ellensburg Floral.  Ellensburg Floral is located at 120 East 4th Avenue in Ellensburg, Washington  You can show your support for Ol' PK by Voting him BEST BUSKER!  Get details here:  Vote for your favorite performer at Buskers In The Burg

Be a Friend to Buskers In the Burg on facebook

Sunday, September 30: Buskers Day at the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market
A Special Day to Celebrate Buskers and Busking!
17171 Bothell Way NE - Lake Forest Park, Washington.  Make friends with Buskers, Third place Commons and the Lake Forest Park Farmers market Market on facebook  PK Dwyer joins the fray and performs 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

You can pick up Free BUSKERS RULE Stickers and Buttons from PK Dwyer at any of these Special Busking Events [limited quantities available]

Be sure to fill up your pockets with coins & dollars . . .  Show the Buskers some Love and Tip ♡ Hearty Folks!

HARVEST SOME FOLK ROOTS & BLUES WITH PK DWYER AT THE SEDRO-WOOLLEY FARMERS MARKET 

A hint of Fall is already in the air.  Gear up for Autumn with Folk & Blues Busker Extraordinaire PK Dwyer and the Sedro-Woolley Farmers Market on Wednesday, September 12.

PK Dwyer will give a special 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.  PK performs from 3:00 - 6:00 and the Sedro-Woolley Farmers Market runs until 7:00 pm.  The location to Harvest all this Goodness is Hammer Heritage Square at Ferry & Meltcalf Street in beautiful Sedro Woolley, Washington.

It all happens Rain or Shine.  Be There!

Don't forget to pick up some Free Custom Buttons and Stickers from Ol' Busker PK.  They make a perfect back-to-school accessory for your backpack or locker.

Be a friend to the Sedro-Woolley Farmers Market on facebook

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

 

 

TIME TO BUTTON UP 

Find PK Dwyer Busking his original folk roots & blues or performing at any Scheduled Event and pick up some Free Custom Buttons.  Take a single favorite or collect all five.  The perfect accessory for your back-to -school backpack or cold weather coat!

Grab some Free Stickers too for your locker, bicycle, or automobile . . .

limited quantities available
 

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

click the image to listen and/or download

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

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Shows & Events

Date Event Location
The Black Dog Arts Cafe Snoqualmie Snoqualmie
Poulsbo Farmers Market Gateway Fellowship, Poulsbo Gateway Fellowship, Poulsbo
Duvall Farmers Market Duvall Duvall
Everett Sunday Farmers Market Everett Everett
Sedro Woolley Farmers Market Sedro Woolley Farmers Market Sedro Woolley Farmers Market
Queen Anne Farmers Market Seattle Seattle
Proctor Farmers Market Tacoma Tacoma
 —  — Destination Sandpoint Tour Various Busking Stops & Select Venues Various Busking Stops & Select Venues
Bow Little Farmers Market Bow Bow
Shoreline Farmers Market Shoreline Shoreline
Farmers Market at Everett Station Everett Everett
 —  — West Seattle Summer Fest West Seattle West Seattle
Duvall Farmers Market Duvall Duvall
Samish Island Art Festival Samish Island Community Center, Samish Island Samish Island Community Center, Samish Island
Poulsbo Farmers Market Gateway Fellowship, Poulsbo Gateway Fellowship, Poulsbo
The Black Dog Arts Cafe Snoqualmie Snoqualmie
Skagit County Fair Relay For Life Stage, Mt Vernon Relay For Life Stage, Mt Vernon
Skagit County Fair Relay For Life Stage, Mt Vernon Relay For Life Stage, Mt Vernon
Shoreline Farmers Market Shoreline Shoreline
Sedro Woolley Farmers Market Sedro Woolley Sedro Woolley