Sonny Terry never thought about a music career. He did well in school, and liked farming. Wanted to grow up,..
The Newport Folk Festival happens every year at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island. Started in 1959, it’s..
When he lost his eyesight, Fulton Allen was 21. He couldn’t do the jobs he’d done before. He had to..
With a sharp mind, a golden voice, and unmatched skills on the twelve string guitar, there was never, still isn’t,..
While other Bluesmen were fighting for women and whiskey, Josh White was fighting for equality. A large portion of his..
In 1941, Okeh Records had a problem. Best selling artist Blind Boy Fuller had just died suddenly from kidney disease...