In this special edition of Mountain Talk Monday, host Kelli Haywood takes you on an exploration of an Appalachian Halloween! The episode begins with a general history of the holiday tracing it back to the Celtic New Year – Samhain, which was later transformed by the Catholic church into All Hallow’s Eve or Halloween. From […]
In continuation of his interviews with artists that he feels influenced by, host John Haywood decided to focus this show on young artists who have come to him for instruction. In turn, his art has been influenced by watching them grow, and learn. Haywood’s guests for this episode are Mikie Burke and Russell […]
To celebrate the 108th birthday of Appalachian writer Harriette Simpson Arnow, hear an excerpt from the 1987 Appalshop Film by Herb E. Smith – Harriette Arnow 1908-1986. WMMT’s Rich Kirby interviews Appalshop filmmaker Herb E. Smith, maker of the 2000 film – The Ralph Stanley Story, on the life and passing of bluegrass great […]
WMMT-FM and Appalshop are proud to present old-time and country musicians Sam Gleaves and The Empty Bottle String Band, March 5, 2016 at 7 PM, in the Appalshop Theater!
$10 General Admission, $5 Students, FREE for ages 12 and under. You won’t want to miss this!