African-American Folk Music; We Banjo 3; Patty Larkin

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Heard On Simply Folk with Síle Shigley
Paul Robeson, in 1942, leads Oakland shipyard workers in the singing of the National Anthem (National Archives)

We’ll celebrate the rich tradition of African-American folk music this week on Simply Folk, with songs from Rhiannon Giddens, Paul Robeson, Josh White, Jr., and Kim and Reggie Harris. We’ll also have music by We Banjo 3, Patty Larkin, and Doc Watson. Join Dan Robinson this Sunday evening from 5-8 PM, here on WI Public Radio!

Episode Credits

  • Dan Robinson Host
  • Sile Shigley Producer
  • Kathy Miner Producer
  • Jeff Durkee Producer

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