Edited by KenL on 3/29/2018, 11:03 am
: A few months ago someone posted on Crossroads asking if anyone had heard of/heard
: Billy Strings. I was the only one who responded that I’d heard of him and heard him
: through my younger son, Trevor, who was a friend, fan, promoter and video filmer of
: Billy and his band.
: Last weekend Trevor was at a festival in Florida at which several of his friends and
: favorite were performing, one of which was Billy Strings. Billy and his band played
: three sets, one of which was devoted to Doc Watson and included only Doc Watson
: Trevor filmed that set – and several others – and has posted them to his website “T
: Shaw’s Progressive Bluegrass. I’ve watched most of it and it’s fantastic. Here’s a
: link to that show:
: Talk about bringing back wonderful memories of the folk music shows I loved 50-60
: years ago. This ranks right up there with some of my favorites!
: Folk music may be billed under different names today than it was in the past, but
: it’s still as good as it ever was!