David Holt's State of Music

Season 2 premiered April 2017

Four-time Grammy winner David Holt interviews and plays tunes with modern masters of traditional music in the southern mountains. Featured artists: guitar phenom Bryan Sutton, multi-faceted musician and ballad singer Josh Goforth, breakout star Rhiannon Giddens of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, fiddle virtuoso Bruce Molsky, African-American gospel torch bearers Lena Mae Perry and Wilbur Tharpe (The

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Video thumbnail: David Holt's State of Music S2 Ep5: The Kruger Brothers: A New Country

David Holt's State of Music

S2 Ep5: The Kruger Brothers: A New Country

An original composition from Swiss-born bluegrass masters for David Holt’s State of Music.

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S2 Ep5: The Kruger Brothers: A New Country

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David Holt's State of Music

S1: Behind the Scenes

Outtakes and production highlights with cast and crew on location in North Carolina.

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S1: Behind the Scenes

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Video thumbnail: David Holt's State of Music S1: Music video | Backdraft

David Holt's State of Music

S1: Music video | Backdraft

Incendiary bluegrass instrumental composed and performed by Balsam Range.

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S1: Music video | Backdraft

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Video thumbnail: David Holt's State of Music S2 Ep6: Next on Episode 6

David Holt's State of Music

S2 Ep6: Next on Episode 6

A visit with the legendary Doyle Lawson, and music from the St. John Unity Choir.

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S2 Ep6: Next on Episode 6

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David Holt's State of Music

S2 Ep7: Next on Episode 7

David visits with “American Songster” and Carolina Chocolate Drop founder Dom Flemons.

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S2 Ep7: Next on Episode 7

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Video thumbnail: David Holt's State of Music S2 Ep8: Next on Episode 8 | Onstage!

David Holt's State of Music

S2 Ep8: Next on Episode 8 | Onstage!

Recorded live concert featuring Rhiannon Giddens, Balsam Range and more Season 1 artists.

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S2 Ep8: Next on Episode 8 | Onstage!

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Video thumbnail: David Holt's State of Music S2 Ep1: Next on Episode 1 | Steep Canyon Rangers

David Holt's State of Music

S2 Ep1: Next on Episode 1 | Steep Canyon Rangers

David visits a mountain farm where the Steep Canyon Rangers perform and share stories.

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S2 Ep1: Next on Episode 1 | Steep Canyon Rangers

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