Mountain Music Show 3/29/16

This week I had another Mountain Music Show featuring Central West Virginia, this was a follow up to the 3/8/16/ show. There is a heavy dose of the Hammons Family plus a few other favorites from Central & Eastern West Virginia.

Burl Hammons - Old Sledge
Glen Smith - The Grouchy Old Woman and the Growly Old Man
Sherman Hammons - Muddy Roads
Kessinger Brothers - Little Betty Brown

Edden Hammons - Arkansas Traveler
Burl Hammons - Fine Times at Our House
Sherman Hammons - John Henry Blues
Jarvis and Justice - Muskrat Rag
Lee Hammons - Johnny Booger
Maggie Hammons Parker - The Lonesome Pines

Glen Smith - Lady of the Lake
Kessinger Brothers - Josh and I
Edden Hammons - Washington's March
Leftwich and Lilly - Lonesome Road Blues (Fred Pendleton on fiddle)

Kim Johnson (with Bobby Taylor) - Dunbar
Corn Cob Crushers - Ragtime Annie
Glen Smith - Took Her By the Little Brown Hand
Lee Hammons - Dead Man's Piece
Maggie Hammons Parker - Mercian Tittery-ary-a

I think that the Hammons Family collections are unfortunately out of print (both the LP & CD versions), but here is some info:
http://www.wvencyclopedia.org/articles/149
https://www.loc.gov/folklife/LP/AFSL65andL66_Hammons.pdf

The Mountain Music Show airs it's special blend of authentic traditional old-time music each week on WNRV from 2-3 PM on Tuesday and 6-7 PM on Thursday. Tune in on AM 990, our live stream, or PemTel channel 2. Downloads of some previous shows are available in our Archives/Podcasts area.

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