Introducing Rob Kronen: Finalist #5

Rob Kronen stands with his guitar on his shoulder, holding the neck with his right hand.  He's a young man with short sandy hair and beard, wearing a black tee and red plaid flannel shirt.

Rob is one of five finalists in our 2020 Emerging Artist Showcase, to be live-streamed on August 9.

Rob Kronen is a singer-songwriter and guitarist currently based in Central Pennsylvania. He has self-released one full length album, titled Neanderthal (Blue), as well as an EP, titled American Flood: Part 1. He has a passion for incorporating folk melodies into innovative sonic landscapes, as well as learning and teaching the techniques of hill country blues and Delta-style slide guitar. You can find him on Facebook, Spotify, SoundCloud, and YouTube. Those interested in guitar lessons can email

Visit his Profile Page for sneak-peek video, links and more.

Join us on August 9 at 7pm for the livestream, and vote for your favorite act.  The Showcase can be viewed here on the festival website, or on YouTube or Facebook.