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Give Me the Banjo: Finding the Real Thing


David Holt is a multi-instrumentalist, storyteller, a regular on Hee Haw and host of the public TV show Folkways. In the late 1960s, Holt began searching out old time banjoists throughout the mountain south, hoping to learn from the last authentic folk survivors untouched by modern media. But, "authenticity" in folk music proved to be difficult to define.

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Bluegrass Underground: Show Intro

Over 300-ft. deep, the Volcano Room is nearly acoustically perfect and seats 700 guests.


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