Resophonic Basics

In the 1920s, the ensemble music of the day began to drown out the guitar. Trumpets, saxophone, and banjos all had a natural volume that simply was too much for guitars to stand up to. George Beauchamp, John Dopyera, and his brother, Rudy, joined…

Buddy Mondlock — October 2004

With the help of bassist Mike Lindauer, and our own Andy Ploof, Buddy performed many of the well crafted songs he is known for, a couple of new songs, and even brushed off the dust from some tunes he has not performed in many…

Bryan Bowers, Oct. 8th 2004

  Music Folk was proud to host Bryan Bowers for a wonderful night of autoharp playing, great songs, and great stories. Many people gathered to see a true master of the autoharp. Carrying five autoharps, Bryan played through many of his own compositions, a…