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Win the Ultimate Junk Music™ Prize Pack!

By | February 16th, 2017|Categories: News|

Write a review of "The Raven" and be entered to win the ultimate Junk Music™ prize pack! Post a written review on Amazon, CD Baby, and/or iTunes between now and February 28, 2017 and then email junkman@junkmusic.online with your name, address, t-shirt size (S-XL), and link to your review. Limit one entry per person. Open to [...]

“The Raven” is Here!

By | January 31st, 2017|Categories: News|

Happy Birthday, Edgar Allan Poe! To celebrate the birth of this ground-breaking American author, check out my single, "The Raven." Featuring the vocal talents of Michael Douglas Jones and a symphonic junk-percussion backing track, it's a never before hearn version of "Nevermore!" For a live performance of "The Raven," visit the Winter Festival at The Gateway [...]

The Raven is Coming!

By | December 20th, 2016|Categories: News|

Coming to you on January 19th, 2017, The Junkman™'s latest composition is currently at the CD manufacturer... and it's awesome! Edgar Allen Poe's The Raven features narration by Michael Douglas Jones, one of the greatest voices in new American music, and a masterful mood-setting orchestral junk percussion backing track by none other than The Junkman™, Donald [...]

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Thanks to the Smithsonian Art Museum

By | October 19th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |

Thanks to Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery for an amazing experience this past Saturday. Playing the family Halloween Party in their courtyard and getting to work with their dedicated, friendly, and professional staff was, in the words of the Count, "fang-tastic!" Also, a huge thanks to Class Acts Arts for making this performance [...]

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The Latest Junk Music™ Newsletter is Available Online

By | August 19th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |

Simply click on the link below: Junk Music™ Summer Recap!

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Concert Cancellation

By | August 13th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |

Good morning, friends. A quick note to inform everyone that my Saturday, August 15th concert at SVAC has been cancelled. I apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused and look forward to seeing you all at my next VT event, the Champlain Mini Maker Faire in September!

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Last FREE Junkjam of the Season is Today!

By | June 27th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |

It's slightly overcast out there, but that means we'll need less sunscreen! Today's FREE Junkjam will be held at Manchester Village Green from noon to 1PM AS SCHEDULED. Help us say "goodbye" to June and "hello" to July and hot summer fun by playing along with The Junkman™! BYOJ (Bring Your Own Junk) or use the [...]

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The Last June Junkjam™

By | June 25th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |

We're coming up on the last FREE June Junkjam this Saturday, June 27th at noon on the Manchester Village Green, Manchester Center, VT. In case of rain, the Jam will take place at the Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave, in the Hunter Room. If there is a chance of inclement weather, check this page after [...]

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Free June Junk Jams!!!

By | June 19th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |

A reminder that there will be a FREE Junk Jam™ tomorrow, June 20, and Saturday June 27 at the Town Green in Manchester Center, VT from noon to 1pm. Everyone is welcome to play along with The Junkman™, regardless of musical experience. Bring Your Own Junk or use the junk and sticks provided by The Junkman™. [...]

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The Junkman™Kicks Off a Month of Summer Fun in D.C. And Virginia

By | June 10th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |

Looking to escape the heat this July? The Junkman™, Donald Knaack, will be bringing his unique blend of music, environmental awareness, and family fun to the D.C. and Coastal Virginia area with a series of engagements designed to dazzle and delight audiences both young and old. Be it pounding out hypnotic beats on hubcaps, saw blades, [...]

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