We’re sponsoring musicians Coco and Lafe on their 2011 “Get Fresh” 100 Market Tour across the U.S.! You heard right, 100 farmers markets coast to coast!
Who are Coco and Lafe? A self-described couple of baby boomer singer-songwriters that create original folk and blues tunes, not to mention open-hearted supporters of farmers markets and local, fresh food.
“Premier American songwriters you should hear live…” Jesse Rose Productions, House Concert Series
A few years ago after reaching the rank of “empty-nesters”, they decided to pack up their blue RAV4, quit their jobs and live their dream, writing and performing music together. After a rockin’ 2010, they are touring the country again, along with their furry co-pilot, Lilla, their beagle.
We interviewed them back in December 2010, refresh your memory here!
They’ll be regular contributors to our blog over the next year, gathering photos of markets and vendors and sharing the stories of farmers and food artisans across the country.
Their tour kicks off this year on January 29th at the Central Park Farmers’ Market in Lake Mary, Florida. We’ll be following them around on their travels through this map of their travels and upcoming gigs.
CONTEST ALERT: If you spot Coco & Lafe at your market, take your picture with them, email it to us at email@example.com (don’t forget to include the location of the photo!), and you’ll be featured on our blog!
Until then, enjoy a couple of their tunes, or purchase one of their albums here.
- Here With Me by Coco and Lafe
- Leaving Town by Coco and Lafe
- Coco and Lafe cover Bob Dylan’s Corrina, Corrina
Where Can You See Coco and Lafe Next on the “Get Fresh” Tour? Check out the full schedule here!Press From the Tour (click on the image to peruse the articles)
Thank you for sponsoring & publicizing two of my favorite musicians! I’ll look forward to following this year’s tour — but mostly the gigs in Vista, CA!
Coco & Lafe Rock! Big Brother is an awesome singer/song writer/guitarist/harp man!
Together, they make beautiful music!
WOW – I knew Lafe had this dream all his life but I think it has exceeded even what he thought!!! So proud of him & Coco for stepping out of the box to do something they absolutely love. Now we really know “Am I gone” is now “He’s gone”!!! haha
luv ya xoxoxo
Stop by and say hi when you are in Austin!!!
Wow! This is great! If you ever do this again, please consider our Farmers’ Market as a stop. We would love to have you guys!
Where is your market Nikki? Email our booking agent: firstname.lastname@example.org
We’ll be doing this every year.
These three (including Lilla) are waaaayyy fun to watch and listen to. They get their musical abilities from me!
“He’s got the music in his shoes”…..
Love you brother….
Coco & Lilla…keep him in line.
So proud of all of you….livin the dream!!!
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