Tag Archives: Country Music

“The Storms are on the Ocean” as a Metaphor for Homesickness

The iconic Carter Family of Country Music origins (A. P., Sarah, and “Mother” Maybelle) were known for their classic songs. “The Storms are on the Ocean” is one of them. I have been dabbling in autoharp playing for a while … Continue reading

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A Trip to Carter Fold

From my house, we traveled up Highway 23 to Moccasin Gap, and turned off on the Bristol highway, traveling up to the little community of Hiltons.  From there, you crossed the railroad and got on the Mendota Road where you … Continue reading

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