This week we hear a fascinating selection of early old-time string band recordings.
4:00pm Apr 06, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
12:17pm Mar 30, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we take a tour through traditions of geographic place, culture, and heritage.
4:01pm Mar 23, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we hear a fine collection of classic songs and tunes, plus some new recordings. It’s a music-packed hour with songs from the Knuckle Knockers of California, Bill Monroe & His Blue Gr
3:31pm Mar 16, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we showcase the premiere album of a young singer and songwriter steeped in traditional Blue Ridge mountain music. Vivian Leva – who’s been on the show before with The Onlies – grew up in
4:16pm Mar 09, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
The Jones House Community Center in Boone, NC is the latest stop on our Blue Ridge Music Trails series.
4:00pm Mar 02, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we cover a lot of audio territory, starting with some powerful fiddling from the early bluegrass era. Hear Paul Warren and Curly Ray Cline, plus the man who influenced them both – Fiddlin
6:03pm Feb 23, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
A great variety show this week, starting off with some powerful songs and tunes from the old-time and bluegrass evolution. Then we have an appreciation of the late Algia Mae Hinton, one of the last
4:00pm Feb 16, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we hear new songs from Vivian Leva and from Ralph Stanley’s last fiddler, Dewey Brown, and his wife, Leslie, with their band, The Carolina Gentlemen. We have a great selection of old tim
4:00pm Feb 09, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
As usual, we open the show with a powerful collection of country, bluegrass and old-time songs and tunes, keeping us rooted in traditions as we explore new sounds. Segment 2 of the show features C
4:00pm Feb 02, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week, we feature some classic Blue Ridge old time fiddle tunes and songs, from fiddlers Kyle Creed, Fred Cockerham, Tim Smith, and Tommy Jarrell. That’s just the start. In the center segment
4:00pm Jan 26, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week’s program starts with a powerful collection of fiddle tunes, bluegrass, and old time songs. From there, we move into our latest Blue Ridge Music Trails episode, featuring the Mount Airy,
4:00pm Jan 19, 2018Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we take a trip down memory lane to a few of the earliest mountain and classic country music recordings.