The Bluegrass Situation: Roots Culture Redefined

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VideosJan 30, 2018

While singer/songwriter Lilly Hiatt rocks pretty hard on her Trinity Lane LP, she unplugs for her Sitch Session performance of that album's "Different, I Guess," nestled among buds and blooms in a 1954 Silverstreak Trailer in East Nashville. The Silverstreak Sessions: Florals by Crowell Floral; Videos by Jacob Blumberg; Audio by Dan Knobler.

VideosJan 16, 2018

For Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge's Sitch Session performance of "Rygar," florist Carrie Crowell turned a 1954 Silverstreak Trailer into what she describes as something of a "hobbit hovel, underground forest situation." The two guitarists seem right at home -- and right at ease -- as they settle in amongst the greenery and blossoms to work…

VideosJan 2, 2018

"We're members of an elite group because we're still around, we're still traveling," Emmylou Harris jokes. To which Rodney Crowell adds with a laugh, "We traveled so far, it became a song." The two then settle into a 1954 Silverstreak Trailer parked in East Nashville to perform the title track off their 2016 album of duets, The…

VideosOct 24, 2017

Ah, love. There's no heart it can't cower, no genre it can't conquer. With this Sitch Session, the Lil Smokies offer up "Miss Marie" as evidence to support both those facts. Catch the Lil Smokies on the Campfire Caravan tour as they make their way across the country through November 2017, presented by BGS. Directed and…

VideosOct 17, 2017

When you think of string bands, your mind doesn't automatically jump to a rooftop in downtown Los Angeles. But that's exactly where we cornered the Brothers Comatose for their Sitch Session performance of "Cedarwood Pines." (You also might not immediately think of electric slide guitar, but that's in there, too!) Catch the Brothers Comatose on…