Watch Jason Molina, A Folksinger Who Embodied The Best Of The Blues, Has Died
March 18, 2013 – Over a long and sometimes troubled career, Molina's songs made pain tangible and less terrifying.
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Watch Arhoolie Records: 50 Years Of Digging For Down-Home Music
March 16, 2013 – Chris Strachwitz began distributing hard-to-find blues, Cajun and Latino music in the early 1960s.
Read At SXSW, A 71-Year-Old Guitarist Makes A Belated Debut
March 14, 2013 – This week in Austin, Harry Taussig is performing in public for the first time.
Read Next: Birdie Busch And The Greatest Night
Read The Last Bison On World Cafe WXPN
Listen Arthur Alligood On Mountain Stage
Watch Stompin' Tom Connors, Canadian Folk Hero, Has Died
March 7, 2013 – The singer-songwriter was a passionate nationalist whose songs celebrated his country.
Listen The New Rope String Band On Mountain Stage
Listen Ray Wylie Hubbard On Mountain Stage
Watch The Lone Bellow: Tiny Desk Concert
Read First Listen: Devendra Banhart, 'Mala'
Read Emmylou Harris And Rodney Crowell: Staying Low
Watch Lady Lamb The Beekeeper Emerges From Behind The Counter
February 28, 2013 – Aly Spaltro's first studio album, Ripely Pine, features rearrangements of her basement recordings.