Alvin Youngblood Hart

Alvin Youngblood Hart

NEW ORLEANS, La. — Described as the “cosmic American love child of Howlin’ Wolf and Link Wray,” Grammy-winning singer and...
Bette Smith

Bette Smith

Born and raised in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, Bette Smith reconnected with her musical roots in Memphis and Mississippi – and fulfilled a promise to...
Bobby Bare Jr.

Bobby Bare Jr.

BOBBY BARE JR’S QUICK FACTS: • Has a degree in psychology from the UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE. • Made 2 albums...
Buddy Moss

Buddy Moss

Born in 1914, Buddy Moss’ first instrument was harmonica. He grew up in Jewel, a small town in Warren County,...
Cecil Barfield

Cecil Barfield

By George Mitchell’s own estimation, Cecil Barfield was his most extraordinary discovery outside of Mississippi. Born in 1922, Barfield was a...