There’s nothing like a crowd to
drive ambitious souls in new directions. So while the Brooklyn quintet Punch
Brothers is a string band with a long collective pedigree in roots music,
they’re also notable for their skill
Genuine local folk culture,
including folk music, was more common in pre-World War II America before
television and the accelerating pace of communication leveled distinctions.
Associates of the Library of Congress, especially the
It was a Medieval and Renaissance journey around the Mediterranean with
the Alba Consort at Wisconsin Lutheran College on Saturday, presented by Early
Music Now. The name of the New York based ensemble comes from a
The title track of Bob Dylan’s remarkable, 35th studio album delves
into the sinking of the Titanic with
the innovatively poetic songwriting style developed by Dylan in the ’60s and
brought into the 21st...
Many people from generations young or yet unborn at the time of the documentary Pete Seeger: Live inAustralia 1963 might find his music a bit drowsy. Dressed in a quasi-proletarian gnarly cable sweater and dockside shoes, Seeger comes across as an earnest high school teacher giving lessons in music appreciation. Fans of '60s rock will of course recognize some of the tunes, especially �A Hard...