Category Archives: ragtime

Reverend Gary Davis

“In Davis we encounter a complete musician, a composer aware of all musical details, exploring new possibilities. Davis has not been acclaimed as Robert Johnson, yet he alone brought many traditions to culmination through an artistry which surpassed nearly all … Continue reading

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Dave Van Ronk – Sunday Street

Dave Van Ronk isn’t very well-known to most people. But most of those who have heard him really treasure his music. Among folk and blues guitarists, he’s something of a god, or a grandfather (are the two not the same?). … Continue reading

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