The Best of Old-Time Country Music
The McLains with Special Guest Mike Stevens (#2005)
The McLains, known for bluegrass music, offer up a rich variety of old-time country and bluegrass originals. This dynamic band consists of two brothers, Raymond and Michael McLain, Michael's wife Jennifer McLain and bassist Todd Cook. Special guest on the program is Canadian harmonica virtuoso Mike Stevens, who offers exciting diatonic solos and unusual bluegrass accompaniment. [27 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
The Waring Family is from Jesup, Iowa. Since 1994, the Warings have been playing bluegrass and gospel music at... 02:46
The Ezells have appeared at many Iowa bluegrass and old-time country music festivals. Marge Ezell, who is lead... 01:53
Cathy Barton and Dave Para, from Missouri, perform what they like to call "hand-me-down music." This versatile... 02:42
Mike Seeger has been preserving and performing traditional music since the 1950s. While singing old-time tunes, he... 02:59
The Wilders are from Kansas City and play tunes from the golden age of country music (the '20s-'40s). Members... 02:16
- Watch more video from this program »
News & Announcements
- more »
- more »
All Upcoming Episodes
- Indicates a December Celebration program
There are no broadcasts currently planned. Please check back for future broadcast dates.