Alabama Slim Gets Set for a Powerful New Release

inTheir Musicon November 5, 2020

Alabama Slim, a Music Maker partner artist based in New Orleans, has an upcoming album, The Parlor, that takes a rip at President Trump. Music Maker fans might know a bit already about Little Freddie King, the New Orleans bluesman who has been a Music Maker partner artist since 1997. We helped him when he […]

New England-based music teacher Earle Pughe has recently been exploring Music Maker’s catalog and transcribing our Partner Artists’ most iconic performances. We’re putting the material together for a forthcoming songbook that will feature his transcriptions alongside artist bios and stories of the songs.  We caught up with Earle to get his thoughts on the project […]

Diggin’: Harvey Dalton Arnold – Stay Here With Me

inTheir Musicon September 17, 2020

Stories To Live Up To by Harvey Dalton Arnold   Slink into the Fall season with Harvey Dalton Arnold’s opening song from his most recent release – Stories to Live Up To. Mr. Dalton Arnold is a legend that cut his teeth as part of the Southern rock group, The Outlaws. The thick groove on […]

A Living Past Episode 2: the Story of Etta Baker

inTheir Adventureson September 17, 2020

MusicMakerRelief · A Living Past – Episode 2   From Jerry Garcia to Bob Dylan, Etta Baker’s influence on American music was profound. Born in 1913 in Caldwell County, NC, her style represents the quintessential subtlety and technicality of Piedmont Blues. Here is her story told by Music Maker founder Timothy Duffy who partnered with […]

Southern NPR correspondent Debbie Elliot covers Music Maker Partner Artist Freeman Vines’ new book – Hanging Tree Guitars.  Purchase Hanging Tree Guitars 

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