An artist who commemorates North Carolina’s musical heritage has just completed a mural of Doc and Merle Watson in Boone.
MerleFest organizers have announced their schedule for this year’s festival in Wilkes County with music
This week we hear the stories of Betse Ellis and Clarke Wyatt, who came from the worlds of classical, rock
We conclude our two-part Blue Ridge Music Trails feature on women in old-time music with more of Alice Gerrard's presentation at the Earle Theater in Mount Airy, NC – and more great music.
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
The Mountains of Music Homecoming is just around the bend. The movable feast of roots music takes place in communities around southwestern Virginia June 9-17.
This week we hear from a varied group of piedmont and mountain south artists for a joyful, invigorating hour of listening. Bluesman John Jackson provides a serene rag he composed. Our music also