Eli Elkus is a Musical Storyteller, SongCraftsman, and Folk Activist currently residing in the Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts. He began sculpting his craft as a young troubadour fishin' for songs by the riversides and busking in the streets of New England. It was here the love of folk music and storytelling found him, connecting with perfect strangers through meter, melody, and merit-making story and song. Music for the people, by the people. No frills and no show business. And so it goes. The ramblin’ folk singer plays and tells for multigenerational audiences across the USA and beyond, freewheelin’ in his road sweet home 'JeBus' with his trusty hound Bronco. 

His performances draw upon a vast repertoire of original songs and stories from his travels and rekindlings of Old Timey Americana, Folk & Blues songs dating back to the early 1900s. The songs tell tales of humanity and treasures of the natural world. Recent works have been in cahoots with his partner in life and songcrafting Lara Wahl, including their first album together, Postcards From Heaven, and short musical film, "Lazy-Eyed Dreamer".

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Postcards From Heaven

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The music industry has tried to shove Divine Feminine in a closet in the same way that colonialism has tried to with Gaia. The journey back to Heaven is a fierce one fraught with persecution. Music in Sacred Partnership as World Renewal Ceremony casts a spell which breaks oppressive conventions based on colonialism’s lies of separation, and Aligns

The music industry has tried to shove Divine Feminine in a closet in the same way that colonialism has tried to with Gaia. The journey back to Heaven is a fierce one fraught with persecution. Music in Sacred Partnership as World Renewal Ceremony casts a spell which breaks oppressive conventions based on colonialism’s lies of separation, and Aligns the individual back to a Sacred Ecology. Music as Reverent Alchemy opens portals to this Sacred Ecology where all answers can be found to help guide humanity back to simple Being in Heaven on Earth. “Postcards From Heaven” is the culmination of years of our dedicated inquiry into this Sacred Alchemy. Each Song in “Postcards From Heaven” is a spell, a seed, and a blueprint Lent to us while in Sacred Partnership for returning to Heaven that is Earth. We pass these seeds on to you.

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Musical Storytelling by Eli Elkus at Windsor Lake Brought to you by the City of North Adams Summer Concert Series Intersection of Kemp Ave & Bradley St, North Adams, MA 01247 Wednesday, June 12th 6:30pm-8pm

Tales of travel, humanity, and treasures of the natural world. Original Songs & Stories by Eli Elkus and rekindlings of Americana, Folk & Blues songs that have been passed down for generations. This family friendly program features works that juxtapose the perils of modern times, the simpler ways of old times, and the real and natural world which endures through all. Gather in the park for an evening of free, kind-hearted, no-showbusiness Folk Music and Storytelling. Songs for the young, old, and young at heart.

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Cultural Council of Northern Berkshire, a local agency which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency

Musical Storytelling by Eli Elkus at Knight Point State Park (in the Pavilion)

Tales of travel, humanity, and treasures of the natural world. Original Songs & Stories by Eli Elkus and rekindlings of Americana, Folk & Blues songs that have been passed down for generations. This family friendly program features works that juxtapose the perils of modern times, the simpler ways of old times, and the real and natural world which endures through all. Gather in the park and celebrate Vermont State Parks’ 100th Anniversary with an afternoon of free, kind-hearted, no-showbusiness Folk Music and Storytelling. Songs for the young, old, and young at heart.

Free Show Open to the Public Day Use Fee still applies when entering park ($5 Adult over 14, $2 Child)

Eli Elkus at Food, Farms, and Factories Great Falls Farmers’ Market in Peskeompskut Park Supported by the Great Falls Discovery Center, Montague Cultural Council & RiverCulture Saturday, June 1st 11am-1pm Rain Date: Saturday, June 29th

Songs & Stories that illustrate a history of family farms, workers rights, railroads, and industrialization in America. Hear works of Folk, Blues, and Americana from the early 1900s as well as Eli's original works that continue the telling of the working class' story today. Songs for the young, old, and young at heart.

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