Monday, February 9, 2009
Folk music re-emerges at Grammy's
Folk music was the big surprise winner at the Grammy's on Sunday.
Alison Krauss and Robert Plant won Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Contemporary Folk/Americana album for Raising Sand. They also won for best pop collaboration, and best country collaboration.
Pete Seeger won another Grammy. This time for Pete Seeger at 89 on Appleseed.
Art Rosenbaum and Dust-to-Digital won a Grammy for the first volume of The Art of Field Recording.
As mentioned in another post, Michael Doucet and Beausoleil won a Grammy, as did the Five Blind Boys of Alabama, Bela Fleck and Dr. John.