The Style Blog: Smithsonian Folkways


Posted at 05:19 PM ET, 04/17/2012

Pete Seeger 1960 concert recording released by Smithsonian Folkways

Smithsonian Folkways on Tuesday released a recording of a 1960 concert the folk singer gave at Bowdoin College, recorded by the campus radio station.

By Jacqueline Trescott  |  05:19 PM ET, 04/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pete Seeger, Smithsonian Folkways, Bowdoin College, 1960 concert

Posted at 06:36 PM ET, 03/29/2012

Louis Armstrong rare recording, made in Washington, to be re-released

On Jan. 29, 1971, Louis Armstrong performed at the National Press Club at an event in his honor.

By Jacqueline Trescott  |  06:36 PM ET, 03/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Louis Armstrong, National Press Club, Smithsonian Folkways, D.A.Sonneborn, Tyree Glenn, Tommy Gwaltney, William McCarren, Armstraong 1971 recording