The Appalachian Mountains are only now beginning to be recognized as one of the primary incubators of African-American music, especially the blues tradition. Appalachian blues comes in a variety of styles—vaudeville blues, piano blues and boogie, string-band dance blues, guitar and harmonica-based down-home blues, ragtime blues, East Coast rhythm and...
Blues artist, songster, and storyteller, John Jackson was the most...
Pete Seeger Sings the U.S. National Anthem at the Ralph Rinzler Memorial in 1995.
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Watch Doc teach and play "Deep River Blues."
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Hazel Dickens, an accomplished bluegrass artist, performs "West Virginia, My Home"
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