O Death Ralph Stanley, RIP
The last of the founding fathers of bluegrass banjo “has gone to be with the Lord.”
Instrumental History Tighten Up the Hide
Laurent Dubois’s history of the banjo is a worthy contribution, even if it strikes a few discordant notes.
after same-sex marriage Is Polyamory Next?
On its own terms, the logic of the same-sex marriage movement inexorably leads to the embrace of polyamory and, even, the removal of legal sanctions against incestuous marriages.