Timothy Duffy has been photographing musicians in the South for thirty-five years and is the founder of the Music Maker Relief Foundation, a nonprofit organization based in Hillsborough, NC that helps elderly musicians meet their basic needs so that they can share their music with the world. The exhibit, Our Living Past features portraits of […]

Tomorrow night the Glorifying Vines Sisters will play in Carrboro, NC for our third installment of Freight Train Blues. The show will be an Eastern North Carolina Jubilee and feature four other Gospel groups: Albert Harrison and the Gospel Tones, James Barrett and the Golden Jubilees, The Dedicated Men of Zion, The Branchettes. Over Christmas, […]

On Monday, May 29th Como Mamas singer Angelia Taylor was struck by a bullet while in bed at her Como, MS home from a drive-by shooting. Angelia believes the bullet was intended for her son, who lives with her. Angelia is in good spirits and is ready to keep on singing with the Como Mamas.  […]

Tim and Denise Duffy founded Music Maker because the musicians we partner with, who our society has cast away, are actually rockstars. Pictures of Guitar Gabriel, Precious Bryant, Ironing Board Sam and many other partner artists hang on the walls of our office like posters of Jimi Hendrix or Bob Marley in a college dorm […]

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