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Our Living Past: A Platinum Portrait of Music Maker Featured on TIME

TIME LightBox recently featured Music Maker's new exhibit, Our Living Past: A Platinum Portrait of Music Maker. These Portraits of Southern Blues Musicians Prove That Blues Is Not Dead Oct. 19, 2015 by Eliza Berman Ironing Board Sam began playing the pump organ as a small child in Rock Hill, South Carolina. | Read More»

Ironing Board Sam’s New Album Super Spirit Song Premiere on All Music

All Music gives preview feature for Ironing Board Sam's new record, Super Spirit out October 2nd on Big Legal Mess. Check out the feature here. | Read More»

Our Newport Folk Festival Show Reviewed By Pop Matters

Pop Matters wrote a fantastic piece covering some great shows at the Newport Folk Festival and our set at the Museum Stage got a great mention:   "When I ducked into the Museum stage room around 4 pm, I caught a set from Sammie Moore, aka Ironing Board Sam, a wild | Read More»

Music Maker Featured on WFDD!

Last week Tim did an interview with WFDD in Winston-Salem, NC - the same city where Music Maker was founded. The piece deeply explores the roots and reasons as to why the Music Maker Relief Foundation was founded and the purpose of our photo exhibit - We Are the Music | Read More»

Drink Small Awarded NEA National Heritage Fellowship!

Music Maker Recipient Artist Drink Small has been awarded one of the most prestigious fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts. Music Maker Artist John Dee Holeman is also a National Heritage Fellow.   See the full list of fellowships -   Read more about | Read More»

Music Maker Tintype Featured in View Camera Magazine

Music Maker Tintype photographers Tim Duffy & Aaron Greenhood were thrilled to be featured in View Camera Magazine's January/February 2015 publication alongside some incredible photographers. The feature shows the mission behind Music Maker Tintype and tintype photos of several Music Maker artists. See the entire article here | Read More»
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Ironing Board Sam is the New Spokesperson for Faultless Spray Starch!

We thrilled to announce that Ironing Board Sam has partnered with Faultless Spray Starch for their latest advertisement campaign.   Read Artist Services Coordinator, Aaron Greenhood's blog post about this amazing story here   View Ironing Board Sam's page on the Faultless website here | Read More»

Music Maker Blues Revue & Dom Flemons to Perform at the Newport Folk Festival!

We are incredibly thrilled to announce that the Music Maker Blues Revue will be playing at Newport Folk Festival this year! The show will be hosted by the amazing Dom Flemons! Boo Hanks, The Como Mamas, Ironing Board Sam, Albert White, Nashid Abdul, Lil' Joe Burton, Ardie Dean & Tim | Read More»

Captain Luke Funeral Plans Announced

We know many of you have been asking for information on Captain's memorial service and burial. We have posted it here and will update if there are any changes. Wednesday, May 20 3pm - 7pm - Public viewing Gilmores Funeral Home 1609 N Liberty St,Winston-Salem, NC 27105(336) 723-5508 (Flowers can be sent | Read More»

Dom Flemons to Host Lead Belly at 125 Event

Lead Belly at 125: A Tribute to an American Songster at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Saturday, April 25, 2015, 8:00 PM This special one-night-only concert in collaboration with the Grammy Museum celebrates American folk legend Lead Belly featuring headliners Robert Plant, Alison Krauss, and Buddy Miller with Viktor Krauss, | Read More»

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