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Travels with Frank

Recently I have been expanding the Wikipedia entry for Frank, and he agreed to answer some of my questions by email. I thought others might be interested in his responses, and also in what I learned from his wife’s obituary: Some things about my childhood . . . I am...

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Frank Hamilton Interviewed on ‘Good Gracious’ Show

Check out this great podcast interview with Frank Hamilton conducted by Boyd Baker for his Good Gracious podcast! "GG29: Hannah Chung of Simply Seoul, Adron, and Frank Hamilton" (source page) Note: The interview with Frank begins around the 32:28 mark....

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Pete Seeger’s Definition of “Folk” …

As Frank prepares to honor his friend Pete Seeger's induction into the Banjo Hall of Fame (along with Steve Martin and Eddy Davis), it's a good time to consider Seeger's eloquent words on the "folk process" and how it transcends genre. This aspiration is at the heart...

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