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Settling in but Never Settling at the Old Settler's Music Fest
Executive Director Jean Spivey looks back at three decades of roots music
"...Jean Spivey throws a 4x4 utility vehicle into gear and..."

April 12, 2019 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

War of the Folk Fests
Driftwood Music Fest and Old Settler’s face off
"...– rhetorically – Old Settler’s Music Festival Executive Director Jean Spivey on Monday after learning that the new Driftwood..."

Sept. 5, 2017 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Day Trips: Old Settler’s Music Festival, Tilmon
Annual music festival is rocking in a new location after three decades
"...former hay meadow outside the hamlet of Tilmon, says Jean Spivey, executive director of the festival...."

March 9, 2018 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Silver Threads and Golden Needles
Old Settler's Music Festival goes to 25
"...don't expect big celebrations surrounding the milestone. According to Jean Spivey, the event's executive director, the only commemoration is..."

April 20, 2012 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Old Settler's Music Festival Wrap
Increased ticket sales, musical diversity, and buzz bands
"...Booker Jean Spivey found herself ahead of the curve this year,..."

April 14, 2014 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Old Settler’s Circle Remains Unbroken
Amidst a challenging year, OSMF’s community remains strong
"...many hurdles and challenges,” acknowledged the festival’s executive director Jean Spivey in regard to getting the OSMF-owned property ready..."

April 23, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Judge Blocks Driftwood Music Fest Dates
Old Settler’s competitor concedes April weekend
"...purchased property in Tilmon near Lockhart. OSMF Executive Director Jean Spivey says her event had “every intention” of staying..."

Nov. 27, 2017 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

BBQ and Bluebonnets
Old Settler's Music Festival escapes its pigeonhole
"...I spoke to the Festival's director, Jean Spivey, to see what she’s excited about this year,..."

April 14, 2010 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Playback: Friday the 13th Reaps Austin Music
Joe Valentine, Ponty Bone, Fai Jow all pass on the same day
"...fundraising quickly tallied up $80,000 in donations. Executive Director Jean Spivey tells "Playback" they sank all their seed money..."

July 20, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Playback: Saturnalia Lands
Austin welcomes new DIY music fest while another gets blocked in court
"...is set for Jan. 22, but OSMF Executive Director Jean Spivey revealed this week that the two parties are..."

Dec. 1, 2017 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Slim Richey 1938-2015
Austin’s jazz maverick peaces out
"...part of the campground culture,” says Old Settler’s director Jean Spivey. “Our audience loved him and wanted to see..."

June 1, 2015 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Off the Record
For those about to rock (we salute you)
"...we were pretty lucky," chimes Old Settler's Executive Director Jean Spivey. "We must have the best audience and crew..."

April 23, 2010 Music Column by Austin Powell

Day Trips
The Old Settler's Music Festival has a new Dripping Springs home.
"...other area "for the wild ones," says festival spokesperson Jean Spivey...."

April 7, 2000 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

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