Al Scorch and the 37th Annual FitzGerald’s American Music Festival

(L-R): Bill FitzGerald, Al Scorch, Donnie Biggins, Dave Hoesktra

Dave Hoekstra visits with musician Al Scorch, FitzGeralds Nightclub owner Bill FitzGerald and talent buyer Donnie Biggins, who preview this year’s 37th Annual American Music Festival, which starts June 29th at FitzGeralds in Berwyn.  Bill and Donnie handicap the festival which features a blend of familiar acts like Robbie Fulks and newcomers like Sarah Shook and the Disarmers; Scorch plays a few tunes and talks about his inspiration to add some punk style to his banjo playing, and more.