The videos below showcase the talented artists featured on our page through their live performances
Hubby Jenkins sings "Coo Coo Bird" by Rufus Kasey
"Hubby Jenkins Playing Coo Coo Bird - Rufus Kasey's Version" Youtube, uploaded by Frank Matheis, 29 August 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gF-0XmKp78U
Hubby Jenkins sings "Mean Ol Frisco"
"Hubby Jenkins- "Mean Ol Frisco"// The Bluegrass Situation" Youtube, Uploaded by The Bluegrass Station, 15 August 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P8kCRylMd0U
MA Candidate Maako Shiratori Performs "Hangman's Reel"
Cecil Gurganus Performs "Boatman"
"Cecil Gurganus - Boatman" Youtube. Uploaded by Lovin' Bluegrass by Carol McDuffie, 8 February 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_LsNhrGmfE
Rhiannon Giddens Sings "Calling me Home"
"Rhiannon Giddens - Calling me Home (with Francesco Turrisi)" Youtube. Uploaded by Rhiannon Giddens 10 February 2021. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3siE2xbVD34
Alice Gerrard Performs "Calling me Home"
"Alice Gerrard & Joe Newberry Performing 'Calling me Home' at Fletcher Theater'", Youtube. Uploaded by George Johnson 10 April 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h0U0oT-t_KU
Alice Gerrard and Kenny Dalshiemer: You Gave me a Song
Link to Alice and Kenny Interview Recording: https://drive.google.com/file/d/126Oejnhsu2ogpFYHT5swpFPy559t831q/view?usp=sharing
You Gave Me a Song: The Life and Music of Alice Gerrard is a film created by Kenny Dalsheimer documenting the extraordinary life of roots musician Alice Gerrard. Released in 2019, this film explores the life and legacy of Alice, and the profound impact she has had on folk music throughout her decades long career. Alice was a pioneering female force in folk music and some of her many achievements include her 2015 Grammy nomination, her 2017 induction into the IMBA Hall of Fame with Hazel Dickens, her documentary film Sprout Wings and Fly, and The Old Time Herald, a magazine which Alice founded in 1987, and served as editor-in chief of until 2003. The film follows Alice over several years, including recording sessions, rehearsals, songwriting, and performances among many other things. Alice narrates a large portion of the film, along with contributions from family members and musical collaborators.
You Gave me a song film Trailer
"You Gave me a Song: The Life and Music of Alice Gerrard", Youtube, Uploaded by The Groove Productions, 19 May 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nQwsG9xHgBY&t=3s
Alice Performs a "Follow the Music" from her critically acclaimed album, which was nominated for a 2016 Grammy, with M.C. Taylor, Phil Cook, Matt McCaughan, and Brad Cook
"Alice Gerrard: Follow The Music", Youtube, uploaded by Dan Schram, 13 November 2014. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lyLkU5C8KeQ
Alice performs "Boll Weevil" with Gail Gillespie and Kay Justice, which she learned from Tommy Jarrell
"Alice Gerrard - Boll Weevil", Youtube, Uploaded by Dan Schram 13 November 2014. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_oMBV_TBFo
Hello Stranger by Hazel and Alice
"Hello Stranger", Youtube, Uploaded by Hazel Dickens - Topic, 30 July 2018. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMV3dpsu_xw
Alice Performs "The Cuckoo" with Beverly Smith
"The Cuckoo - Alice Gerrard & Beverly Smith", Youtube, Uploaded by Oldtime53, 23 October 2011. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KW33LyuWQus
Abigail Washburn and Wu Fei sing "Wusuli Boat song/The Water is Wide"
"Wusuli Boat Song/The Water is Wide" Youtube, uploaded by Wu Fei, 6 December 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U5Di8NQGkmI
The Carolina Chocolate Drops sing "Daughter's Lament"
"Daughter's Lament" Youtube, uploaded by Various Artists, 12 December 2018. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wI9jtgeIH_Y&ab_channel=VariousArtists-Topic
Jigjam sing "Hello World"
"Hello World" Youtube. uploaded by JigJam, 17 October 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJ7QukgWs_E&ab_channel=JigJam
"Shotgun Blues" By John Dee Holeman
"Shotgun Blues" Youtube. Uploaded by John Dee Holeman, 13 August 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H4_fMRVZQ_o
John Dee Holeman and Dom Flemons perform "Hambone"
"John Dee Holeman & Dom Flemons - Hambone" Youtube. Uploaded by Music Maker relief foundation, 16 December 2014. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mOd4PheLTA
Chants Des Marins Anglais album by Stan Hugill and Stormalong John
"Stan Hugill and Stormalong John - Chants des Marins Anglais - 1992 - full album" Youtube. Uploaded by Το φιλί της Πεταλούδας, 20 December 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QGHPySarXR4
Almeda Riddle sings "The Golden Willow Tree" in the Folkstreams film about her. www.folkstreams.net/film-detail.php?id=131. The song begins at 4:00.
Hubby Jenkins performs "Dollar Bill Blues"
"Hubby Jenkins - Dollar Bill Blues - Live at McCabe's" Youtube. uploaded by Wayne Griffith, 4 July 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3bSHp0e_4vs
Fiona Balestrieri and Sweet Afton perform "Lowlands"
"Sweet Afton - 'Lowlands'" Youtube. Uploaded by Rich Tarbell, 26 February 2018, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OF37Xd3PIsk
Joel Savoy and the Caleb Klauder Country Band Perform Ouvrez La Porte
"Joel Savoy and the Caleb Klauder Country Band - Ouvrez La Porte (Live on KEXP)" Youtube. Uploaded by KEXP, 15 July 2010, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ruhnrcviTZA
Rick Ward performs "Pretty Polly" (Song begins at 3:10)
"Rick Ward - Virtual Jones House Summer Concert 2020" Youtube. Uploaded by Jones House Community Center Boone, 31 July 2020, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tNzMDBHC0Fo&feature=emb_title
Alice Gerarrd sings "Sweet South Anna River"
"Sweet South Anna River by Alice Gerrard" Youtube. Uploaded by David Holt's State of Music, 21 June 2017, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2oypZfjwObE&feature=emb_title