Category Archives: News

Wonderful Article about MMRF on Wondering Sound!

Check out this great article about Music Maker’s 20th Anniversary on Wondering Sound – http://www.wonderingsound.com/feature/music-maker-relief-foundation-20-years/ The article’s title is “The Organization That’s Saving Music Turns 20.” Dom on Music Maker as quoted in the article: “We help sustain the organization and they help sustain us,” says Flemons, who, along with Giddens, is still on the nonprofit’s board. “They’re sustaining older…

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Dom Flemons’ CD Release Party Friday in Durham!

Come out and celebrate Dom Flemons’ upcoming release, Prospect Hill! You can preview the album on USA TODAY here. And you can pre-order the album on our store here! John Dee Holeman will open the show – don’t miss this awesome evening of music! Fri, July 18, 2014 Doors: 8:30 pm / Show: 9:30 pm The Pinhook 117 W. Main…

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Diggin’: Two Trains Runnin’

Listen: Two Trains Runnin’   Last Saturday night the Music Maker team headed down to Southern Pines for their Annual Blues Crawl, which this year featured Music Maker artists for the entire lineup. A dozen performers, eight venues, a whole town basically taken over by Music Maker! It was great. Aaron did an amazing job, and spent so much time…

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Get Your InstrumentHead Poster of Ironing Board Sam!

Michael Weintrob’s InstrumentHead series of photographs captures an eclectic array of unique musicians and characters including Ironing Board Sam, Bootsy Collins and King Sunny Ade, Big Chief Boudreaux and Uncle Lionel Batiste. “Whether an individual is famous or an almost complete unknown, whether they play saxophone or sitar, the one thing they have in common is that music is central…

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