Cary Morin’s “Old Guitar” is a great video to see some of the outstanding picking that goes on amongst the guitarists at Music Maker. “Old Guitar” is one of Cary’s original songs and some [...]
Anyone that has had some sort of involvement with Old-Time Fiddle Music knows the name Benton Flippen, and would also surely be familiar with his song, “Benton’s Dream“. [...]
Filmmaker Tom Ciaburri has completed his documentary short – Ironing Board Sam’s Return.
It all started last year at the North Carolina Folk Heritage Awards. John Dee Holeman and his girlfriend Joan needed a ride to the annual ceremony, and due to some last minute complications, I [...]
Cool John Ferguson grew up in the Georgia Sea Islands and has spent the majority of his life living near the salty shores of the Atlantic Ocean. Cool’s music has been described as “a [...]
Aaron writes about the trip he and Ironing Board Sam recently took to record a new album in Mississippi. On the morning of our second day in Mississippi working on Ironing Board Sam’s new [...]
Last year for Black History Month, I dubbed 2014 the year of the folksinger and spoke about the importance of Pete Seeger to music today. I’m not sure how to dub 2015; so much change has [...]