Friday, July 16, 2010

Pagan music festival in Maine

Here is a story of intrest from the Bangor Daily News:

"UNITY, Maine— Christians have gospel and praise music festivals.

Jews gather for battles of klezmer bands.

Maine’s pagan community now has a celebration devoted to its own religious music.

The Eastern Maine Pagan Pride Association will sponsor the state’s first pagan music festival Saturday at Unity College’s Center for the Performing Arts.

The event, which will include local pagan vendors, was organized as a fundraiser for the recently organized pagan pride group, based in Bangor. It also will be a chance to celebrate the polytheistic faith many followers feel is misunderstood by the general public, according to organizers."  ...(Cont.)...