Meet the Folksingers, Part II / Willie Watson

Traditional music has seen its share of revivals in this country. From the first-wave folk rejuvenation of the late 19th century to the Depression-era return to Delta blues and other old-time iterations; the folk revival of the 1960s to today’s reinvigorated interest in Appalachian musical traditions; it’s clear that the roots of quintessentially American music are strong and deep. Read more

Caramoor is now represented by 21C Media Group

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21C Media Group is thrilled to announce that it now handles national media relations for Caramoor Center for Music & Arts. Founded in 1945, Caramoor is one of the more diverse presenters in the music world, inviting stars to perform as well as supporting up-and-coming young artists in music of many genres. Read more

Exploring American Favorites / Eric Michael Gillett

The popular music of decades past carries a timeless romance rarely found amongst the autotune-heavy pop hits of today. Whether on the screen, on the stage, or in the dark corners of a crowded lounge, the longing, joy, and passion of a Gershwin showstopper or Sondheim ballad still catches us, rapt, and begs us to listen. Read more