Doc Watson


Listen to the title track from the upcoming album celebrating the legendary North Carolina flatpicker, I Am a Pilgrim: Doc Watson at 100


Hear the previously unreleased “The Precious Jewel,” from a new career-spanning box set of the legendary North Carolina musician


See previously unreleased archival photos, and listen to an exclusive preview of a new Smithsonian Folkways album that puts fans in the audience at one of the bluegrass pioneer’s early concerts

Arts & Culture

A glimpse into a close and long-lasting friendship

In Memoriam

A young musician’s day with one of the greatest there ever was