“Our Steps Are The Votes We Cast”

photo by Lucy Callicott

“We make the way by walking

Our steps are the votes we cast

The crazy few that are seeing this view

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The Hereafter: 6.17.17

The Hereafter (which is John Elliott and sometimes more) first visited with us in June 2014, before there was even an official Folk All Y’all to vi

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Myla Smith: 5.13.17

I’ve made some mistakes in my life, but one of the most embarrassing is that I’ve been presenting house shows for three years and haven’t hosted a Mem

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I Know The Difference ‘Tween A House And A Home

“Oh I’ve got these blackened traveler’s feet
and I’ve got this broken train-stop sleep
I got miles unfurled in front of me
before I reach

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Melissa Greener: 2.24.17

It’s such a happy accident when the artists I’m haphazardly stalking suddenly request a show like I’m doing them a favor. Such was the case with Nash

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If Home Is Somewhere Here, But Also Everywhere

“If home is somewhere here

But also everywhere

Then I can rest my head and heart

On something in the air”

     – Paul “Snowflake” Tayl

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Teneia: 3.25.17

If you’re not currently feeling like life is pretty glorious and everything’s going to work out okay, then I suggest going over to your favorite mus

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Daniel Champagne: 4.13.17

I get a lot of questions about how I choose artists to perform. There’s a pretty even mix of hunting and gathering going on, with me actively seeking

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Standing On Our Shoulders, Reaching For The Sun

Mothers and fathers

Ancestors of this earth

Bring us strength and wisdom

Teach your children what they’re worth

Armed with truth a

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David Wilcox: 1.17-18.17

No, that show date isn’t a typo or failed palindrome. For the first time ever, we’re hosting a two-night stand! And holy cats, what a special one it w

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What’s a house concert?



A house concert is a privately hosted musical performance in or around a home as opposed to a public venue (like

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Guest Book

Our audience is built on the trust and experiences of our guests on both sides of the microphone. If you have something to say about a show you atte

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What are y’all doing?

John Moreland, June 2015

Hey, there! Thanks for stopping by. Folk All Y’all is a Memphis-based effort to present and celebrate singer-songwriters from near and far. Whether we’re in a living room, back yard, or front porch, the goal is to be easy and accessible while creating a listening room environment that respects our artists and audiences.


All events are private and by invitation only, so SUBSCRIBE to get on the invite list. We’re just hosting this party, and every dollar donated for an event goes directly to performers.