Charlie King, founding PMN member and Artist in Residence at the upcoming PMN Winter Gathering in Boston is the winner of the Phil Ochs Award for 2017. The criteria includes:
- accomplished songwriter & compelling performer
- grounded in the folk tradition (Woody, Pete, Ronnie, Leadbelly, Buffy, Phil et al)
- advances the spirit of Phil's music and activism
- demonstrates a commitment to social justice and community engagement
Charlie King, Winner of the 2017 Phil Ochs Award.