Doc Watson

11:11 am
Fri June 1, 2012

Holt Bows Out, Bare Bows In

Musician and host of Riverwalk Jazz David Holt will not appear at this weekend’s Pennington Folk Festival in Princeton.  Holt will instead attend the funeral of friend and flat-picking legend Doc Watson, who passed away this week. Festival organizers say 2010 festival favorite Bobby Bare will step in for Holt.

Morning Cram
9:50 am
Wed May 30, 2012

the morning cram [red rocking chair edition]

"...might help you get through the world."

NPR reports the legendary flat-picking guitarist, banjoist, and vocalist Doc Watson has passed away at the age of 89. 

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