This Old Porch

On the latest episode of Down The Road on The Blue Ridge Mountain Music Trails of North Carolina, Host Laura Boosinger spotlights the multitalented musician Lillian Chase. She's a 6th generation North Carolinian, an award winning fiddle phenom who is 15-years-old and has already won the following awards:

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John Fowler/Connie Regan Blake

An interview with one of the most recognizable names in American storytelling, Connie Regan-Blake, will air Sunday, March 17th, on WNCW's This Old Porch. Host and Storyteller, "Johnny" Thomas Fowler will share the piece between 3 and 4:30pm on St. Patrick's Day. Regan-Blake is internationally known for her traditional storytelling and teaching.

Martha Spencer will appear live on “This Old Porch” at 4pm November 18th, in support of her new self titled CD. The delightfully charming and talented daughter of musicians Thornton and Emily Spencer, Martha grew up performing and recording with Southwest Virginia’s  Whitetop Mountain Band. Originally formed in the ‘40s by uncle and legendary fiddler Albert Hash, Thornton Spencer’s fiddle playing and Emily Spencer’s sweet vocals and banjo artistry carried the tradition forward for their children.