Sunday Mar 30
The Jackson Sun
Humboldt roots folk singer Pushing a Mighty Stone
In 2013, the stone that Valerie June has been "pushing" against for years finally started to budge.
The Austin Chronicle
SXSW Film Review: 'The 78 Project Movie'
The ineffable romance of old recordings makes for magic in this self-produced account of Alex Steyermark and Lavinia Jones Wright giving musicians the chance to record on an acetate disc.
Live Tonight: Jayme Stone's Lomax Project, Avatar Darko, Arturo Sandoval, Iska Dhaaf & More
Looking to explore field recordings and pay homage to folklorist and field recording pioneer Alan Lomax, two-time Juno Award-winning banjoist/composer Jayme Stone gathered a few folk musicians to re-interpret traditional songs, including "Bahamian sea shanties, African-American a cappella singing .
The Left Corrupts and Steals a Culture, It Doesn't Convince
I was recently reading an article about the folk music scene as it developed in the 30s and 40s and it hit me that these people were yet another example of how leftists take a culture and corrupt it to push their political schemes instead of merely presenting their philosophies and legitimately winning converts.