There’s a nice profile of WSKU/Folk Alley host Jim Blum written by Bob rubart on blogcritics.org.
Over on Oâ€™Reilly Digital media Gina Fant-Saez reviews some high end equipment for home studio recording in Analog Fuel for Digital Audio: Great New AES Gear.
Todays post on Cool Tools is about house concerts.
WVBR’s Bound For Glory, host and founder Phil Shapiro announced
the winner of the seventh annual BEST OF BOUND FOR GLORY AWARD.
I missed this earlier. Roger McGuinn (of Byrds fame) was interviewed on O’Reilly Digital Media back in March.
Sometimes referred to as “The Fifth Weaver” and “the only folk singer who couldn’t croak a note” Harold Leventhal’s career spanned over 65 years as a personal manager and promoter…
Herb Ludwig, founding member of the folk-rock group Devonsquare died of complications from heart surgery on Monday.
Hamilton Camp died suddenly on October 2nd, apparently of a heart attack. He was a singer, songwriter and actor who was a major figure early in the folk revival.
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