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Bascom Lamar Lunsford

Bascom Lamar Lunsford has been played on NTS shows including The NTS Guide to…, with I Wish I Was A Mole In The Ground first played on 18 November 2017.

Bascom Lamar Lunsford (March 21, 1882 - September 4, 1973) was a lawyer, folklorist, and performer of traditional folk and country music from western North Carolina. He was often known by the nickname "Minstrel of the Appalachians."

Bascom Lamar Lunsford was born at Mars Hill, Madison County, North Carolina in 1882, into the world of traditional Appalachian folk music. At an early age, his father, a teacher, gave him a fiddle, and his mother sang religious…

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I Wish I Was A Mole In The Ground
Bascom Lamar Lunsford
Brunswick1928
I Wish I Was A Mole In The Ground
Bascom Lamar LunsfordBrunswick1928
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Free A Little Bird
Bascom Lamar Lunsford
Rounder Records1976
Free A Little Bird
Bascom Lamar LunsfordRounder Records1976
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In The Shadow Of The Pines
Bascom Lamar Lunsford
Smithsonian Folkways2007
In The Shadow Of The Pines
Bascom Lamar LunsfordSmithsonian Folkways2007
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Dry Bones
Bascom Lamar Lunsford
Brunswick0
Dry Bones
Bascom Lamar LunsfordBrunswick0
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