Brooklyn string band The Down Hill Strugglers perform the classic tune “Leaving Home” with the legendary John Cohen, founding member of the Lost City Ramblers.
Filmed in front of a live audience during the 2015 Winter Hoot at the Ashokan Center.
To learn more about The Winter Hoot, watch Beehive Productions' Ear To The Ground featurette.
This live concert was originally broadcast February 12th, 2015 from Seattle's Empty Sea Studios.
The Fretless is a new approach to folk music that is quickly gaining high acclaim around the world. This unique band is taking string music to fascinating places as it transforms fiddle tunes and folk melodies into intricate, beautiful, high-energy arrangements.