Old-Time Music Links

Streaming Audio

•Honking Duck- 100s of 78s in Real Audio format
•Old Time Music Radio
•Rats Won't Stay Where There's Music
•Secret Museum of the Air- Archive of Pat Conte's WFMU radio program.
•Sugar in the Gourd

Organizations & Associations

•Alan Lomax Archive - at Hunter College  

•American Folklife Center - Library of Congress

•The Appalshop
•Banjo in the Hollow - The Acoustic Instrument Musician's Association

•Brandywine Friends of Old-Time Music

•Charlotte Folk Music Society
•Columbus Folk Music Society
•Florida State Fiddlers Association
•Friends of American Old Time Music & Dance - From the UK
•Iowa Friends of Old-Time Music
•Junior Appalachian Musicians
•Ladies Banjo Society of California
•Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Association
•New River Old Time Music & Dance Assoc.
•Ozark Folk Center
•PineCone- Traditional Music organization based in the North Carolina Triangle
Regional Events Lists
•bubbaguitar.com- Old-Time Music in Portland, Oregon
•Kansas City Old-Time Music
•New York Bluegrass & Old-Time
•Triad Old Time Music Group- Old-Time Old Time Music Events in Winston Salem, Greensboro and High Point, North Carolina
Recordings
•50 Miles of Elbow Room
•5-String Productions
•Arhoolie
•Bear Family Records
•Chubby Dragon
•Copper Creek
•County Sales
•Field Recorders Collective
•Flying Cloud Records
•Ivy Creek Records
•June Appal
•Mudthumper Music
•Old Blue Records
•Old Hat Records
•Old 97 Wrecords
•Rounder Records
•Smithsonian Folkways
•Spring Fed Records
•Swing Cat Enterprises
•Tradition Folk
•Vigortone Records
•Voyager Recordings & Publications
Festivals and Workshops
•Appalachian String Band Music Festival
•Allegheny Echoes
•American Banjo Camp
•Ashokan Fiddle and Dance Camps
•Augusta Heritage Center
•Berkeley Old Time Music Convention
•Blue Ridge Old-Time Music Week
•Central Ohio Folk Festival
•The DePue Brothers' International Fiddle Competition
•Fiddler's Grove
•Florida Old Time Music Championship
•Hill Country Acoustic Music Camp
•Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center
•John C. Campbell Folk School
•Northeast Heritage Music Camp
•Old Time Music Camp North
•Folk Music Week at Pinewoods
•Puget Sound Guitar Workshop
•Memphis Dulcimer Gathering
•Lil John's Mountain Music Festival
•The Swannanoa Gathering

Learning

•Banjo Hangout-
•Dave Landreth- Banjo tab for midwestern tunes
•ezFolk- Richard Hefner's instructional website for folk guitar and banjo.  Lots of tabs!
•Folk Guitar
•Homespun
•Media Generation- DVDs on music, folklore & dance
Lyrics
•The Carter Family Songs
•The Digital Tradition Folk Song Server
Publications
•Banjo Newsletter
•Bluegrass Unlimited
•Musical Traditions
•Sing Out!
•Traditional Music Maker Magazine
Instruments & Supplies
•Bass Violin Shop
•Bernunzio's
•Deering Banjos
•Don Leister Violins
•Dusty Strings
•Elderly Instruments
•Enoch Instruments
•Fielding Banjos
•Fraulini Guitars
•Gold Tone Banjos
•Hartel Banjos
•Intellitouch Tuners
•Intermountain Guitar and Banjo
•J. Romero Banjos
•Jeff Menzies
•John Pearse Strings
•Joseph Thrift Violins
•Leroy Douglas Violins
•Mike Ramsey Banjos
•Mucho Fino Violins
•Music Emporium
•Old Via Banjos
•Ome Banjos
•Orb Music
•Round Peak Banjos
•Vintage Instruments
•Whamdiddle- Hammered Dulcimers

Active Musicians
•$4 Shoe
•A.C. Bushnell
•Adam Hurt
•Adam Tanner
•Alice Gerrard
•Amy & Karen
•Back-Step
•The Bashful Mountain Broadcasters
•Beverly Smith & Carl Jones
•Big Medicine
•Bill and Kristin Morris
•The Blue Ridge Rounders
•Bob Bovee & Gail Heil
•Bob Carlin
•Brad Leftwich
•Bruce Greene
•Bruce Molsky
•Buck Mountain Band
•The Can Kickers
•The Carolina Chocolate Drops
•Clint Howard
•The Corn Drinkers
•The Crooked Jades
•Curly Miller & Carole Anne Rose
•Dan Gellert
•Dan Levenson
•David Holt
•Dirk Powell
•Don Pedi
•The Drovers Old Time Medicine Show
•The Dustbusters
•Dwight Diller
•Elizabeth LaPrelle
•Eric and Suzy Thomposon
•Erynn Marshall and Chris Coole
•The Farmertones
•The Flat Mountain Girls
•Foghorn Stringband
•Forge Mountain Diggers
•Frank Lee
•Giles Mountain Stringband
•Ginny Hawker & Tracy Schwarz
•Glenn T. Butterhorn
•Government Issue Orchestra
•Greg Clarke
•The Haints
•Harry Bolick
•Hobo Bill
•The Hogwire Stringband
•The Hushpuppies
•Jane Rothfield
•Jason and Pharis Romero
•Jay Ungar & Molly Mason
•Jeff Menzies
•Jubal’s Kin
•Kenny Hall
•Kim and Jim Lansford
•Kirk Sutphin
•The Knuckle Knockers
•Lee Stripling
•Lightnin' Wells
•The Lonesome Sisters
•Mac Benford
•Marvin Gaster
•Matt Brown
•Meghan Dudle
•Molly Tenenbaum
•Mostly Mountain Boys
•New Bad Habits
•The New Lost City Ramblers
•The New Southern Cowtippers
•The Old 78s
•Old Crow Medicine Show
•Panhandle Crabgrass Revival Band
•Peacemeal String Band
•Phil and Anne Case
•Pilot Mountain Bobcats
•Rafe Stefanini
•Rayna Gellert
•Red Hen
•Red Mountain White Trash
•The Red State Ramblers
•The Reed Island Rounders
•The Reeltime Travelers
•The Rhythm Billies
•The Rockridge Brothers
•Rosalie Sorrels
•Rough Deal Stringband
•Roy Crawford
•Sausage Grinder
•The Shiftless Rounders
•Shout Lulu
•Skip Gorman
•The South Carolina Broadcasters
•The Southern School House Rascals
•Southern String Band
•The Squirrelly Stringband
•The Stairwell Sisters
•Steve Rosen
•Stillhouse Bottom Band
•Tater Patch
•Tom, Brad and Alice
•Tom Betty & Nathan Druckenmiller
•Troublesome Creek
•Uncle Earl
•Waking Up Tillie
•Wayne Erbesen
•WBT Briarhoppers
•The Whitetop Mountain Band
•Whitetop Mountaineers
•The Wolfe Brothers
•The Zinc Kings
Dancers
•Apple Chill Cloggers
•The Cane Creek Cloggers
•The Green Grass Cloggers
•Hoorah Cloggers
•Ira Bernstein
Dances
•Denton Old-Time Square Dance
•Friday Night Square Dances-Monthly dance in Seattle, Washington
Classic Musicians
•The Carter Family Family Fold
•Clarence Ashley- by Scott Moore
•Dock Boggs - An interesting set of pages with bio, song lyrics and banjo tunings
•One Man Bands- Article by Hal Rammel in The British magazine Musical Traditions. Includes photo of Skillet Licker Fate Norris.
•Greg Hooven Archives
•Will Keys - Audio clips, video, and a wealth of information about his life, lots of pictures, and a guestbook.
•Henry Reed
•Mike Seeger
Other Old Time Music Sites
•Gordon Bank's Old-Time Music Home Page
•Old-Time Music Home Page- from David Lynch
•Roots of American Fiddle Music- from Ahmet Baycu
•The Old-Time Atlas
Miscellaneous
•Appalachian Treasures Gateway -annotates & points to selected sites providing information about Appalachia.
•Banjo-L  - A great page for old-time and bluegrass banjoists, from Donald Zepp
•International Bluegrass Music Museum
•Digital Library of Appalachia - Field recordings, photos and more.
•Fiddle Fork- Resources for fiddlers!
•Fiddle Forum- Fiddle & Alternative Strings Forum
•Fiddle Hangout
•folkstreams.net- Documentary films about American folk or roots culture
•Native Ground Music - Recordings, books and instructional materials from Wayne Erbsen
•Paramounts Home- Historical information on Paramount Records and Artists
•Waterfall Road

 

 

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