Folk Music

Homespun: October 7, 2018

Oct 7, 2018
flickr user: M I T C H Ǝ L L /

This week on Homespun we heard from some of the winners at the recent International Bluegrass Music Association awards show-Molly Tuttle, Brook Aldridge, Michael Cleveland, and Special Consensus, to name a few-We finished out the hour with The War and Treaty, Joey Landreth, and Michigan's own Jen Sygit

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This week on Homespun we heard new music from The Earls of Leicester, Joan Baez, and Michigan's own Jen Sygit! We also heard from Hank Bradley, Sandy Bradley & the Small Wonder String Band, The Red Squirrels, and newly inducted IBMA Hall of Famer Ricky Skaggs.

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This week on Homespun, we dipped into the archives for some live recordings from Bill Monroe & Doc Watson, plus Bill with the Bluegrass Boys! We also heard new music from fiddler Paul Brown, Chris Smither and Mike Farris.

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This week on Homespun we dipped back in the archives and hear some early sides from The Hotmud Family, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, and a rare side featuring Jimmy Martin & Ralph Stanley! We also swung western style with Bob Willis, and finished off with new music from Kathy Mattea, and Ray Bonneville!

flickr user: pete /

This week on Homespun, we sampled some of the artists that will appear at the Wheatland Music Festival next weekend-John McCutcheon, Town Mountain, Front Country and Darrell Scott, to name a few-And, we finished out the hour with new music from The War and Treaty.