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Old Time Music Duo Release CD Of Traditionals

Allison Williams and Willi Goehrning were brought together by a passion for old-time music.

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Moments from Fayetteville Roots Festival 2015

Once again, Fayetteville Roots Fest organizers Bernice and Bryan Hembree and Jerrmy Gawthrop have done it.

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Vintage Music Shop Keeps Roots Music Thriving

Walking into May Bell Music on Block Street feels like stepping into an Ozark music store from the early mid 20th century.


Folk Trio to Release Debut Album

While the name Snake Girty Turncoat sounds like a folk legend, it’s actually the Fayetteville-based folk trio of musicians Ansel Ogle, Ginny Garber-Ogle and Joshua Walters.

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Folk Studies: Yonder Mountain Harvest Fest 2014 Recap

At Harvest Fest, which was my first time, I saw just about every iteration of the word folk demonstrated.


Carolina Chocolate Drops Revive Roots Music

Their Friday night headlining set was truly a roots music performance, inducing trance-like vibes with their originals like “Snowden’s Jig.” Despite being strictly acoustic, their performance was electrifying.


Fayetteville’s Prodigal Songwriter Returns

Joe Purdy, the 34 year-old singer songwriter and Northwest Arkansas native, is an old soul.


Festival Preview: Fayetteville Roots Festival

What started as an idea by a local folk band to have a one day festival featuring local food in Fayetteville has since grown to become a contender on the national scale for folk music festivals.


Folk Band Finds Harmony in Delta Music

The ladies of the Louisiana delta folk duo Silo start each of their shows by assembling and schlepping “ten thousand things” out of their “tour van.”