Watson Home Page
- Discovered" in
the heat of the sixties folk revival, Doc Watson is a legendary performer
who blends his traditional Appalachian folk music roots with blues,
country, gospel, and bluegrass to create his unique style and expansive
repertoire. Blind from infancy, Doc has spent his lifetime making music
and is considered by fans everywhere one of the world's most accomplished
- West Chester Folk
- Promoting old-time
and traditional music in West Chester, PA with concerts and other events.
North Carolina/Upstate South Carlona Events
- Features jam sessions
and contra dances in the area. Old-Time, Celtic, Bluegrass, etc. Includes
detailed maps so you can find each event.
- "Wild Hog In The Woods" Radio Show Online
- The Knoxville,
TN radio station WDVX is now online. "Wild Hog in the Woods," a 30 minute
program devoted to old-time, can be heard at 8:00pm EST Sundays.
Acoustic Folk Society
- From Wilkes County,
NC. "Free workshops have become synonymous with WAFS. Workshops
include styles of playing all acoustic instruments, singing, dancing,
copyright, showmanship and the list goes on. The "open mic" sessions
are another popular venue. MerleFest invites WAFS to host jam sessions
prior to and during the festival. "
- WNCW in Spindale,
NC now offers a webcast of its shows. This includes Joe Cline's old-time
show , "This Old Porch", which is on from three until five each Sunday
afternoon, eastern time. John Fowler and Joe are the alternating hosts.
Content includes various sorts of string band music, ballads, some classic
country, occasional sixties folk-scare stuff, etc. You'll need a RealAudio
player to catch the broadcast. Give a listen at: www.wncw.org.