Some of his original songs such as "Roseville Fair", "Yellowstone Winds", and the childrens' favorite "A Place in the Choir" (All God's Critters) have been covered by artists Nanci, Griffith, Tommy Makem and Liam Clancy, Fairport Convention, and Gordon Bok. Griffith said of Staines, "Bill Staines has been my hero since 1977. He carries on where Woody left off-carrying on the tradition of stories and characters you wish you knew".
Concerts begin at 7:30 p.m.; doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 (discounts available for members, seniors,and children) and can be purchased at the door only.
Staines will appear on Sunday, January 18, 2015. The Woods Hole Folk Music Society 2015 concert series goes through April 12.