Links to some of our favorite web sites, and music and folklore resources:
The 5-string banjo magazine. Founded in 1973 and covers all aspects of the banjo four or five strings.
Betty Smith "the purest most beautiful voice in North American folk music"
Lunenburg Folk Harbor Festival, Nova Scotia
Central Texas Bluegrass Association
The Central Texas Bluegrass Association, incorporated in 1978 as a Texas non-profit, tax-exempt corporation, welcomes all bluegrass friends, fans, and pickers to become active members.
The best banjo site on the net! Instruction,Tablature,MP3s and more.
Fiddler Magazine was founded spring of 1994. An informative, educational, and entertaining resource for fiddlers, accompanists, and appreciative listeners.
Fran's Hobo Page
Fran operates and maintains this "Hobo Site" mainly to keep people aware of the Hobo Community, past and present, and to try to further the knowledge of Hobo History.
The National Storytelling Network
The The National Storytelling Network (NSN) serves individuals and organizations that use the power of storytelling in all its forms.
North Carolina Transportation Museum
Explore exhibits of antique locomotives, rail cars, automobiles and more. Take a train ride around the N.C. Transportation Museum's historic 57-acre site, enjoy our many family-friendly special events, and learn about how transportation progress helped build North Carolina
The Old-Time Herald
The only magazine dedicated to Old-Time Music. Celebrating 20 Years of continuous publication.
Sing Out! The Folksong magazine has been published since 1950.
Sparky and Rhonda Rucker
Sparky and Rhonda Rucker have performed throughout the U.S., singing songs and telling stories from the American tradition.
The North Carolina Storytelling Guild
The North Carolina Storytelling Guild (NCSG) is focused on serving the storytelling Community - storytellers and audiences alike by providing storytelling events, continuing education opportunities and advocacy for the art of the oral tradition throughout the state of North Carolina.
Train Gif Railyard
Train GIF's are small image files depicting various pieces of railroad rolling stock, equipment, buildings, bridges... in short anything you might need to build your own virtual railroad empire!
WILSON CREEK'S VISITORS CENTER, Collettesville, NC
The Wilson Creek Visitor Center in Caldwell County gives information on the Wilson Creek gorge area and has a photograph and artifact collection that tells the history of the area.
1432 Billings; Hickory, NC 28602 • 828-294-9965 • firstname.lastname@example.org