WMRA's Martha Woodroof and college football "spotter" Tony Britt (bonus: also CBS Sports/ESPN legend Brent Musburger) discuss Tony's special "cheat sheets" he developed for ESPN reporters and other sports media pros.
Old Crow Medicine Show guitarist "Critter" Fuqua playing at DC's 9:30 Club. Photo credit: Flickr user ChunkyGlasses.com via Wikipedia Commons.
Old Crow Medicine Show plays the Grand Old Opry. Photo credit: Wikipedia user Mark Cattell via Wikipedia Commons.
Ketch Secor blows harmonica in an Old Crow Medicine Show performnce at Australia's Golden Plains Festival. Photo credit: Flickr user Ashton (miss.libertine) via Wikipedia Commons.
Crows "Critter" Fuqua (guitar) and Ketch Secor (banjo) play at Little Grill Collective in Harrisonburg, Virginia (at 2012's Our Community Place benefit). Photo credit: Wikipedia user Michael J. Farrand via Wikipedia Commons.
Old Crow Medicine Show's Gill Landry playing a resophonic guitar during a concert by the band at at DC's 9:30 Club. Photo credit: Flickr user ChunkyGlasses.com via Wikipedia Commons.
They've played at the Grand Old Opry, A Prairie Home Companion, the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, and warmed up for Dave Matthews Band. The alt-grass band Old Crow Medicine Show got started in places like Harrisonburg's Little Grill. WMRA's Martha Woodroof chats with two of the crows: Ketch Secor and Critter Fuqua.
In case you have not yet heard the story, we will be sure to ask about that trucker who grew his hair long on just on side of his head. And we are certain to get other tales about the unusual things sleep-deprived people do in their struggles to stay awake.
Since 1987, Skyline Literacy, based in Harrisonburg, has been working with adults who need help with reading and writing skills, applying for their GEDs, and even helping immigrants apply for citizenship.