Podcast: Pioneering Women, part 1
Episode #16-37 | airing 9-14-16

Through the years female singers and songwriters have offered their unique perspective on the music and the times. In this first program we’ll hear classics from Sara and Maybelle Carter, Jean Ritchie, Odetta, Judy Collins and many more. LISTEN: http://singout.org/audio/sorm/sorm1637_podcast.mp3 To subscribe via iTunes, click .  |   To listen using … → read more

MIKE SEEGER: Mike Seeger

Mike Seeger- Mike Seeger

          MIKE SEEGER Mike Seeger Vanguard 79150 www.vanguardrecords.com   The timeless, home-grown music of the late mulch-instrumentalist and folklorist Mike Seeger nostalgically evokes a bygone age of old-time rural music, early acoustic blues and pre-World War II country strains – all “performed with the affection and … → read more

SPRING HAS SPRUNG! HURDY GURDY BRACES FOR GREAT NIGHTS OF MUSIC!

At our last Hurdy Gurdy concert (a great show featuring Aoife Clancy & McDermott’s Handy), I was feeling especially good because the weather that afternoon happened to be warm and sunny, so naturally I brought up the idea that we should move the start of spring several weeks early – … → read more

CD RECOMMENDATION- “PEGGY SEEGER: THREE SCORE AND TEN”

Folk music has always done a good job celebrating its visionaries and pioneers. Glancing at the CD and LP library, I can find a number of recordings of retrospectives and concerts that honor these individuals – the classic Woody Guthrie tribute concerts from 1968 & 1970, tribute concerts and recordings … → read more