February 04, 2016

After debuting at Royalty Albert Hall in London, Lead Belly Fest came to New York City on Thursday, February 4, 2016.


Following are the artists and Lead Belly songs performed that niight:

Nick Moss with Michael Ledbetter:  Didn’t Old John Cross the Water, C.C.Rider

John Davis:  Eagle Rock Rag 

Dom Flemons:   Po’ Howard, Gwine Dig a Hole to Put the Devil In

Guy Davis: Bourgeois Blues

Tom Chapin: Rock Island Line

Midnight Special performed by the group and Guy Davis 

Dana Fuchs:  Gallis Pole

Ali Isabella (and ABC Children’s Chorus on video):   Take This Hammer

Edgar Winter: Good Mornin’ Blues

Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton:  Green Corn

Eric Burdon:  Where Did You Sleep Last Night? 

Sari Schorr: Black Betty

Tom Paley:  On a Monday