FOLK MUSICIANS ON THIS PAGE: LEYLA MCCALLA * JEAN RITCHIE * RICHARD & LINDA THOMPSON * I’M WITH HER (Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, & Aoife O’Donovan) * TEXAS TORNADOS * MANDOLIN ORANGE * RHIANNON GIDDENS [RETURN TO FOLK MUSICIANS INDEX]
Appalachian Mountain music from Jean Ritchie, singer & dulcimer player:
British folk-rock couple divorced soon after this terrific album came out:
Not affiliated with Hilary Clinton’s campaign:
I’m With Her is a band featuring Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, and Aoife O’Donovan.
Doug Sahm (formerly of Sir Douglas Quintet), Freddy Fender, and accordion virtuoso Flaco Jimenez perform one of their Tex-Mex hits live:
Rhiannon Giddens of the Carolina Chocolate Drops and “Nashville” based her lyrics for this song (see below) on a 19th-century slave’s memoir. This is an excerpt from an episode of the PBS series “David Holt’s State of Music” (Season 1).