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March 30 The Savage Hearts Lite at Tom Fest with Cedar County Cobras (West Branch, IA)  

April 7 The Savage Hearts Lite: Greg Blake and Annie Savage at Grace Friends Church in Mt Pleasant, Iowa. Call Annie at 319 601 6379 for more information! 

May 24 The Savage Hearts with Dillon’s Furrow and Liberty’s String Theory at the Friday Night Concert Series (Iowa City, IA)  

June 8/9 Private event  

June 16-21 Annie Savage on faculty at Kaufman Kamp (Maryville, TN)  
Steve Kaufman's Acoustic Kamps Registration is now OPEN! Go to to register and get into my 101 class!  

June 9-15 Old Time and Traditional Week and 
June 16-22 Bluegrass Week is held in the beautiful foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains at Maryville College, Maryville TN 

SKAK is one of the most decorated and awarded summer music Kamps in the country and I am proud to be a part of the staff this year! 

June 23 The Savage Hearts at Garrison General Store (Garrison, IA)  

June 29 The Savage Hearts at Gospelfest (Kalona IA) For more info, email 

July 6 The Savage Hearts with Greg Blake Colorado wedding (Denver, CO)  

July 6-11 The Savage Hearts with Greg Blake on tour in Colorado (for bookings, contact us at 

July 12-14 The Savage Hearts with Greg Blake and Kevin Slick at High Mountain Hayfever (Westcliffe, CO) For tickets and more info go to: 

July 19…Liberty String Theory at Kalona Bluegrass Festival  

Aug 3-6 Hold for Art  Wells Festival (B.C. Canada)  

Aug 6-16 Canadian Tour (for booking inquiries, contact Tracy Lynn at  

Aug 11 Victoria Folk Festival (Victoria, B.C. Canada)  For tickets or more into go to: 

Aug 16-20 The Savage Hearts with Greg Blake at Salmon Arm Roots-n-Blues (Salmon Arm, B.C. Canada) For tickets, line up and more info go to: 

Aug 23-24 The Savage Hearts and Dillon’s Furrow at the Central City Bluegrass Festival (Central City, IA) For tickets and more info go to: 

Aug 30-Sept 1 Old Threshers Reunion (Mt. Pleasant, IA) For more info go to 

Sept 24-28 IBMA Bluegrass Ramble and Business Conference (Raleigh, NC) 

The Savage Hearts Trio in the News!  

The Savage Hearts Trio LOVE to teach! We are just coming off of a nice run through the midwest and had the chance to provide free community workshops in jamming through West Music, teach in the public schools and offer a myriad of learning opportunities in addition to our festival shows! Check out the article written about Annie's orchestra program and a whole slew of pictures of all three of us in action here below! 

Press Citizen Article on Annie's Orchestra program!

The Trio comes to West Music!


Well friends...we are hitting the road and hard-like this month! We would love to see you at one of our shows and feel free to reach out with any questions before you leave the house! LET'S JAM!!!

The Savage Hearts Trio July Tour! 

Red, White and Bluegrass Festival                       4-10pm July 3       North Liberty, IA  

*This is a great little festival at the American Legion in North Liberty and will also feature the Liberty High School String Theory, Flash in a Pan and Old Salt Union* 

Iowa City Friday Night Concert Series      7-9pm July 6          Iowa City, IA  

*A free city-wide event right downtown in Iowa City. Will feature members of the Liberty High String Theory ensemble as well as special guest Natalie Brown on twin fiddle* 

The Wildwood Saloon                               7-10pm July 7        Iowa City, IA   

*Killer night of music that will also feature Sweet Cacophony. Low cover and lots of fun! 

FARM School Jam and Potluck 1-4pm  July 8 North Liberty, IA 

*Second Sunday monthly jam and potluck. Family friendly and all are welcome! Call/text 3196016379 for info. 

Vancouver Island Music Festival                 July 13-15    CA  

*Wow. We will be performing alongside Arlo Guthrie, Ry Cooder, Mary Gautier to name but a few. We are thrilled to present a Sun gospel set with Eliza Gylkinson among many others! 

Canadian Summer Tour                           July 15-18       CA  

House Concert in Lake Country, BC            July 17  @ 7:15pm 

For tickets and info please contact: 

House Concert in Salmon Arm, BC            July 18  @ 7:15pm 

For tickets and info please contact:

Kalona Bluegrass Festival                        July 20-22    Kalona, IA   

*Awesome little festival that brings in world class jam-meister Keith Yoder and features some of the very best bluegrass in the region! Annie will also appear with *the* Bob Black and Banjoy! 

The Savage Hearts with the Awful Purdies and Gabrielle Kouri at the Mill! July 26  IC, IA 

Holy girl power! Catch the Trio in action with the all grrrrrl band that Annie helped to found, The Awful Purdies and ORIGINAL member/fantastic songwriter Gabrielle Kouri! 

Liberty High School Orchestra Camp     July 23-27     North Liberty, IA   

*We love to teach and we do it every chance we get! Contact us for ed offerings! 

Backbone Bluegrass Festival                   July 27-29     Backbone State Park, IA   

*This is the best festival in the state in an amazing park with a line up that doesn’t quit. Come and jam with us! GREAT bluegrass camp that still has spots in it as well!! 

The Savage Hearts Trio is Jodi Harbin, Tracy Lynn and Annie Savage. Contact us for information on any of our upcoming gigs and don’t forget to confirm times and places!


We are thrilled to announce our upcoming shows! This is our maiden voyage after many years with other musical projects and boy oh boy are we excited or what!? Feel free to reach out before you come out to confirm time and other specifics!


DALEKO Theater Run                                  Feb 9              MN 
FARM School House Concert                       Feb 11            IA 
Iowa City/Muscatine Public Schools             Feb 12-13       IA 
Wildwood BBQ Valentine’s Day Show          Feb 14            IA  
Folk Alliance International                             Feb 15-18      KC, MO 
Louis Jay Meyer Camp (part of FAI)             Feb 17-18      KC, MO  
MidWinter Bluegrass Festival                       Feb 15-18      CO 
Laurel Jubilee                                               Feb 23           TN 
Leadership Bluegrass Ed Panel                  Mar 5-7      TN 
Big Grove Brewery                                      Mar 16            IA 
SPT Theater Run                                        Mar 30-31    IA 

Mountain Fever Bluegrass Camp               April 11-15    BC      
Colorado Springs Public Schools               April 20          CO     
Durango Meltdown                                     April 20-22     CO 
Host of the SUPER JAM at Durango         April 21          CO  
Albuquerque Folk Festival                         June 2         NM 
Picking in the Peaks Jam Camp                June 4-7    CO 
Behind the Barn                                         June 7             TN 
Kaufman Kamp (faculty and performer)     June 8-23    TN 
Virginia Old Time Music Showcase           June 24    VA 
Red, White and Bluegrass                        July 3        IA 
Iowa City Friday Night Concert Series      July 6          IA 
The Wildwood Saloon                               July 7        IA  
Vancouver Island Folk Festival                 July 13-15    CA 
Canadian Summer Tour                           July 15-18       CA 
Kalona Bluegrass Festival                        July 20-22    IA  
Iowa City Public Schools String Camp     July 22-27     IA  
Backbone Bluegrass Festival                   July 27-29     IA  

Boulder County Art Night Out                  Aug 10                CO 

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