Top Bascom Lamar Lunsford Albums
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Speaking the Truth: Unearthed American Folk Obscurities
Speaking the Truth: Unearthed American Folk Obscurities
[2006]
Ballads, Banjo Tunes and Sacred Songs of Western North Carolina
Ballads, Banjo Tunes and Sacred Songs of Western North Carolina
[1996]
Smoky Mt. Ballads
Smoky Mt. Ballads
[1953]
Related Information for Bascom Lamar LunsfordBascom Lamar Lunsford (March 21, 1882 - September 4, 1973) was a lawyer, folklorist, and performer of traditional folk and country music from western North Carolina. He was often known by the nickname “Minstrel of the Appalachians.”Bascom Lamar Lunsford was born at Mars Hill, Madison County, North Carolina in 1882, into the world of traditional Appalachian folk music. read more