Here’s the fabulous Earl White Stringband performing Down South Blues
I was surfing around the YouTube machine tonight and came across these words of wisdom from the late Bruce “Utah” Phillips, the Golden Voice of the Great Southwest. Daddy what’s a train….
Here’s Cathy & Dave
I was tagged on facebook for one of those memes that resurfaces from time to time – post the cover of 10 albums which had an impact on your life. I understand why these memes keep perpetuating themselves. We look for ways of understanding the… Read More
Cathy and Dave….
Here’s Bonaparte’s March, featuring a concertina player! It’s Nathan Lee McAlister, Jack and Lee Ann Sours. Anyone who has heard me play clawhammer banjo knows this is one of my fave tunes to play.
I’m baking Easter bread this morning, and listening to April Verch’s fabulous new album, Once a day. This collection of classic Country & Western songs took me by surprise. I’ve been a fan of April Verch for years, and what I’ve come to expect is… Read More
…the late Guy Clark
I had Eric Andersen records (remember records?) back when I was in high school and university, but in recent years haven’t heard much of his music. For those who don’t know, he was a New York folkie back in the day, who wrote a number… Read More