A rare 1880’s sound print, capturing a single tune played by a traveling band of black fiddlers and banjoists at a remote Texas cow-town, was the origin of this haunting work. This musical anomaly lay forgotten in the desert sands of time until the 3hattrio unearthed it and began working to restore its spirit.
Charlie Parr performs his song “Hobo” live at the Beehive Productions studio. Filmed and recorded live in Saranac Lake, NY - August 2015
To learn more about Charlie Parr, watch Beehive Productions' Ear To The Ground featurette.
Kaia Kater performs her song “En Filant Ma Quenouille” live at the Beehive Productions studio in Saranac Lake, NY, during a session in September 2015.
To learn more about Kaia Kater, watch Beehive Productions' Ear To The Ground featurette.
Though all four members of Rabbit Wilde grew up running around wooded areas of the same small town in the farthest Northwest corner of Washington state, brothers Zach and Nathan Hamer didn't meet Miranda Zickler, the third founding member, until they had all ended up in New York City. This kind of backyard folk seasoned by the big-city is at the root of their high-energy sound and stage presence. The group revamps classic string band instrumentation with homespun percussion and the unique integration of six-string ukulele and Jillian Walker on cello.
Forlorn Strangers is a Nashville, TN based Americana quintet, with members hailing from the great states of Florida, Maryland, Pennsylvania & Minnesota. The band is comprised of five songwriters, each having their own distinct sounds & styles that blend into one cohesive voice. Their music is rooted in family harmonies & flavored with guitars, banjo, mandolin, fiddle, dobro, & foot stomping percussion.
Korby Lenker performs the song"Stormy Seas" in this original music video, premiering on The Roots Channel!
Korby Lenker's 7th Studio Album wasn't recorded in a studio.
It was created on the edge of the Snake River Canyon, in a cabin north of Sun Valley Idaho, in his father’s mortuary, and in a dozen other places. For music as unique and personal as Korby’s, it only made sense that the actual creation of THOUSAND SPRINGS be part of the story.
Whether you are an beginner or intermediate banjo player, these techniques will produce positive immediate results!
Beginning Banjo is 110 minutes of easy-to-digest techniques to instantly start your journey into playing the 5-string banjo! Instructor Avram Siegel lends his teaching abilities to many banjo camps in America and overseas. Now, for the first time in this video, he presents all the fundamentals of proper form as well as numerous techniques used by many world famous banjo players.
The floodgates have opened and up swims this entertaining and honest film from inside the LoS fambly. Witness one of America's most enduring live music acts of this and the last century... Leftover Salmon! Featuring a cast of thousands and interviews from the likes of Yonder Mountain String Band, String Cheese Incident, Sam Bush, Cracker, Hot Rize, Peter Rowan, Bela Fleck, Leftover Salmon and many others.
Moving from songwriter to symphony, resulting in a haunting landscape of beautiful swells, dramatic tension and space, North Carolina based Humble Tripe shines on their latest album, The Giving.
Blake Noble, 100% Aussie, brings the spirit of the outback. His expertise with the digeridoo and his 12 string played both as guitar and percussion is an incredibly unique experience. Sharing the great heritage he carefully brings to the stage, he's supported by two great musicians Matt Rieger on dobro, banjo and slide and Joel Hoyer on bass.
One of the nicest guys you'll ever meet, he's a true original. His style, created in his native land is now being shared all over the US.