Corridos

August 17th, 2011 Art takes a look at the Mexican corrido. Much like folk music from Europe and the United States, the corrido is a narrative style of ballad from Mexico that centers on themes …

Art’s Irish Vacation

March 17th, 2010: In honor of St. Patricks Day, Backroads and Banjos is featuring recordings that Art captured while vacationing in Ireland during the summer of 2009. While this show is a step outside of …

North Georgia Folk Festival

September 29, 2010: This segment of Backroads and Banjos serves as a preview for the North Georgia Folk Festival taking place in Athens, GA on Saturday, October 2nd, 2010. In addition to performances from contemporary …