Doc Watson And David Holt In Concert: Newport Folk Festival 2010

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Set List

His Masters


Look at You


Bermuda Highway

Summer Never Ends

It Beats

Wonderful Man

Bring me Little Water Sylvie

Morning of My Life


Where to Begin

Smokin’ from Shootin’ Lyrics


Now well into his 80s, Doc Watson remains one of the most influential folk artists of all time, with a soulful, authentic voice and a remarkable guitar-picking style rarely heard in music today. Watson is one of the last in a generation of folk, bluegrass and old-time musicians that included Bill Monroe, Lester Flatt and Clarence Ashley. Since finding a huge audience during the folk revival of the late 1950s and early '60s, Watson has been honored with six Grammys, a National Medal of Arts, a National Heritage Fellowship and a lifetime achievement award from the Recording Academy. Watson will be joined by Grammy-winning banjo great David Holt, host of the North Carolina Public Television series Folkways, live at the Newport Folk Festival in Newport, R.I.



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