Dr. John was a living embodiment of a vast collection of American music traditions and sort of became a genre … Continue reading RIP Dr. John (1941-2019)
The 1968 Newport Folk Festival The Newport Folk Festival in Newport, Rhode Island, isn’t obscure by any means; in fact, … Continue reading Festival Friday: The 1968 Newport Folk Festival
Is there anything more rocking than this video of Bo Diddley blasting through “Hey! Bo Diddley” on stage in 1973? … Continue reading Now Playing: Bo Diddley
In case you haven’t heard yet, Bob Dylan just announced the details of the next release in his official Bootleg … Continue reading My Favorite Bootlegged Bob Dylan Tracks Part 1
It’s that time again when you can finally put a sound to the words that I’ve been writing. It’s my … Continue reading Record Crates United Online Mixtape Vol.2
Elizabeth Cotten Live! (1983) Arhoolie Records LP/CD This album has held a special place in my heart for sometime now. … Continue reading Elizabeth Cotten – Live!