Old-time music
Old-time music is a genre of North American folk music. It developed along with various North American folk dances, such as square dancing, flatfoot dancing, buck dancing, and clogging. It is played o...
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Appalachian music
Appalachian music is the traditional music of the region of Appalachia in the Eastern United States. It is derived from various European and African influences, including English ballads, Irish and Sc...
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Old-time music festivals
Old-time music is a genre of North American folk music. It developed along with various North American folk dances, such as square dancing, flatfoot dancing, buck dancing, and clogging. It is played o...
Vandalia Gathering
The Vandalia Gathering is a popular festival devoted to old-time and bluegrass music, as well as related arts such as dance, quilt making, and cooking, which takes place each summer on the state capit...
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Cold as the Clay
Cold as the Clay is the second solo album by Bad Religion's vocalist Greg Graffin released on July 10, 2006 in Europe, and the following day in the USA. It was released on the label ANTI- (a sublabel ...
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American fiddle
American fiddle-playing began with the early settlers who found that the small viol family instruments were portable and rugged. According to Ron Yule, "John Utie, a 1620 immigrant, settled in the Nor...
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Soldier's Joy (fiddle tune)
Soldier's Joy, performed by the North Carolina Hawaiians (1929)."Soldier's Joy" is a fiddle tune, classified as a reel or country dance. It is popular in the American fiddle canon, in which it is ...
Fruit Jar Guzzlers
Fruit Jar Guzzlers was an old-time music group who recorded during the 1920s.
Fruit Jar Guzzlers is one of the most mysterious old-time groups to ever record. In 1928, another old-time musician C...
Cripple Creek (folk song)
Cripple Creek, performed by Gid Tanner and his Skillet Lickers (1929)."Cripple Creek" is an Old Time Appalachian folk song for the fiddle, though it is often played on the banjo as well. It has beco...
Can Kickers
The Can Kickers are an Americana band based out of New London, Connecticut. The group formed in 2000 while the members were attending Connecticut College.
The Can Kickers are an Americana band ba...
Tennessee Ramblers (Tennessee band)
The Tennessee Ramblers were an American old-time string band originally consisting of William "Fiddlin' Bill" Sievers (1875—1954) on fiddle, his son James "Mack" Sievers on banjo and vocals, da...
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Banjo Newsletter
Banjo Newsletter (BNL) is a monthly magazine devoted to the 5-string banjo.
Founded in 1973 by Hubbard "Hub" Nitchie and his wife Nancy, the magazine covers a range of banjo topics, including feat...
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Appalachian String Band Music Festival
The Appalachian String Band Music Festival (often referred to simply as Clifftop) is a weeklong gathering of thousands of string band musicians and their friends from across the country and around the...
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Galax, Virginia
Galax /ˈɡeɪlæks/ is an independent city in the southwestern part of the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,042. The Bureau of Economic Analysis combines the city of ...
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Breakin' Up Winter
Breakin' Up Winter is an old-time music 'retreat', a gathering of old-time string band musicians that began the first weekend of March, 1994. It eschews the contest approach common to the larger fest...
High Atmosphere
High Atmosphere: Ballads and Banjo Tunes from Virginia and North Carolina is a 1975 compilation album released by Rounder Records. The album is composed of Appalachian folk music recordings gathered b...
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