SAM GLEAVES

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    "Ain't We Brothers" - Sam Gleaves MP3

    Sam Gleaves performing an original song, "Ain't We Brothers." Based on the story of West Virginia coal miner Sam Hall who stood up against discrimination he ...

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  • Sam Gleaves Sings "Working Shoes" on the porch of the BW Country Store

    Sam Gleaves Sings "Working Shoes" on the porch of the BW Country Store MP3

    Talented local musician Sam Gleaves has been a favorite playing and singing for us at Big Walker Lookout & BW Country Store. This recording is from his ...

    Tags: Sam Gleaves, bluegrass, folk, banjo, old time music, virginia, appalachian

  • Sam Gleaves - Just Like Jordan

    Sam Gleaves - Just Like Jordan MP3

    An original song from Blue Ridge folksinger Sam Gleaves' new release, A Little While in the Wilderness, coming Feb. 1. Music and lyrics (C) Sam Gleaves 2012.

    Tags: Just, Like, Jordan, Sam, Gleaves, original, singer, songwriter, folk, appalachia, mountain, music, tradition

  • Sam Gleaves, Myra Morrison - Sandy River Belle

    Sam Gleaves, Myra Morrison - Sandy River Belle MP3

    To purchase: http://www.blairpathways.com/news/ Sam Gleaves with Myra Morrison from the compilation album "Blair Pathways: A Musical Exploration of ...

    Tags: Sam Gleaves, Myra Morrison, Sandy River Belle, Old Timey music, Mountain music, coal mining, fiddle, banjo, mountain topping, Blair Mountain, Mining Wars

  • Working Shoes - Sam Gleaves

    Working Shoes - Sam Gleaves MP3

    Recorded for WKYT News at Noon on May 4, 2015. "Working Shoes" music and lyrics written by Sam Gleaves. This song will be featured on a new CD coming ...
  • Stay All Night - Sam Gleaves & Friends

    Stay All Night - Sam Gleaves & Friends MP3

    Recorded for Red Barn Radio in the performance hall at ArtsPlace, Lexington, Kentucky.

    Tags: banjo, fiddle, guitar, vocals, old-time

  • Where Have All The Mountains Gone - Sam Gleaves and Jordan

    Where Have All The Mountains Gone - Sam Gleaves and Jordan MP3

    Rewrote 'Where Have All The Flowers Gone' for the mountains and lives lost to mountaintop removal. New lyrics (C) Sam Gleaves 2012.

    Tags: MTR, Mountaintop Removal, Protest Music, Mountain, Appalachia, Sam Gleaves, Jordan Engel, Pete Seeger

  • AIN

    AIN'T WE BROTHERS: a debut record by Sam Gleaves and Cathy Fink MP3

    Sam Gleaves' first record of original songs, produced by GRAMMY winner Cathy Fink. Check out the project at: http://tinyurl.com/samgleaves Videos by Veronica ...

    Tags: Sam Gleaves, Appalachia, folk music, banjo, Songwriter (Profession)

  • Elizabeth LaPrelle and Sam Gleaves

    Elizabeth LaPrelle and Sam Gleaves MP3

    Elizabeth and Sam singing at the Bier Garden in Wytheville, Va.

    Tags: Appalachian, acoustic, virginia, guitar, folk, fiddle cover

  • Sam Gleaves - Working Shoes

    Sam Gleaves - Working Shoes MP3

    An original song from Blue Ridge folksinger Sam Gleaves' new release, A Little While in the Wilderness, coming Feb. 1. Music and lyrics (C) Sam Gleaves 2012.

    Tags: Appalachia, Sam, Gleaves, Mountain, music, singer, songwriter, folk, coal, mining, miner

  • Down Home Waltz - Sam Gleaves and Leigh Beamer

    Down Home Waltz - Sam Gleaves and Leigh Beamer MP3

    Sam Gleaves and Leigh Beamer sing the "Down Home Waltz," written by Buck White and Raymond K. McLain. Check out Sam's new recording of original songs: ...

    Tags: Sam Gleaves, Leigh Beamer, Country (Musical Genre), Fiddle (Musical Instrument), Down Home Waltz, Southwest Virginia (Location)

  • The Golden Rule (Veto KY HB 279) - Sam Gleaves

    The Golden Rule (Veto KY HB 279) - Sam Gleaves MP3

    Kentucky HB 279, the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, has been passed by state legislators and is now on the governor's desk. The law would legalize ...

    Tags: Kentucky Fairness Coalition, Fairness, LGBTQ rights, protest music, Sam Gleaves, HB 279, religious freedom

  • Sam Gleaves fiddles Cacklin

    Sam Gleaves fiddles Cacklin' Hen MP3

    Sam Gleaves fiddles Cacklin' Hen at West Wind Farm Vineyard and Winery in Max Meadows, VA, March 2012. Video by Suze Scott! Hear more of Sam at ...
  • Christmas Time

    Christmas Time's A Comin' and a new record by Sam Gleaves! MP3

    Here's a little of that old Tex Logan favorite "Christmas Time's A Comin'!" If you're looking for a gift for some mountain music lover, check out our fundraiser for my ...

    Tags: banjo, appalachian, Christmas music, Sam Gleaves

  • Sam Gleaves, Myra Morrison, Jordan Engel - Law In The West Virginia Hills

    Sam Gleaves, Myra Morrison, Jordan Engel - Law In The West Virginia Hills MP3

    To purchase this album: http://www.blairpathways.com/ This is Sam Gleaves, Myra Morrison, & Jordan Engel with "Law In The West Virginia Hills" from "Blair ...

    Tags: Sam Gleaves, Myra Morrison, Jordan Engel, mining song, ballad, Law In the West Virginia Hills, coal mining song, Blair Mountain, West Virginia, Coal Wars

  • Sam Gleaves - Children Go Where I Send Thee

    Sam Gleaves - Children Go Where I Send Thee MP3

    Sam Gleaves performs "Children Go Where I Send Thee" on Red Barn Radio's Appalachian Christmas IV program, held at the University of Kentucky's Chandler ...

    Tags: Sam Gleaves, Red Barn Radio, Children Go Where I Send Thee, Christmas, appalachian, old time, bluegrass, banjo, clawhammer

  • God Don

    God Don't Like It - Sam Gleaves & his Heavenly Sunshine Singers MP3

    Sam Gleaves (vocals), Cory Shenk (bass, vocals) and Willie Dodson (guitar, vocals) perform at Berea College's Loyal Jones Appalachian Center.

    Tags: Sam, Gleaves, Appalachian, Old time, bluegrass, gospel

  • Sam Gleaves - Building Slow

    Sam Gleaves - Building Slow MP3

    We celebrated a great year of accomplishments in 2014. Enjoy the music of Sam Gleaves as you learn about the good that Fahe and our members ...

    Tags: nonprofit housing, appalachia, fahe, neighborworks member, cdfi, community development

  • Sam Gleaves - The Cherry Tree Carol - 2014

    Sam Gleaves - The Cherry Tree Carol - 2014 MP3

    THANKS to the 70 folks who've contributed to our fundraiser! Y'all have made my Christmas happy and bright in advance! If we can raise $7000 in the next17 ...

    Tags: sam gleaves, the cherry tree carol, music, traditional music, appalachia, appalachian music, song, christmas, Merry, Merry Christmas, Holidays, Carol, Jingle, Happy, merry, jesus, Lights, Songs

  • Sheila Kay Adams & Sam Gleaves - Pretty Fair Miss in Her Garden

    Sheila Kay Adams & Sam Gleaves - Pretty Fair Miss in Her Garden MP3

    Ballad singer Sheila Kay Adams and her student Sam Gleaves sing "Pretty Fair Miss All In Her Garden" as a back-and-forth. Recorded at the White Horse in ...

    Tags: Sheila, Kay, Adams, ballad, singing, traditional, Appalachian, mountain, old, time, folk, music, North, Carolina, Berea, Sam, Gleaves

  • Will My Mother Know Me There - Sam Gleaves and his Heavenly Sunshine Singers

    Will My Mother Know Me There - Sam Gleaves and his Heavenly Sunshine Singers MP3

    Sam Gleaves [autoharp, vocals], Cory Shenk [guitar, vocals] and Willie Dodson [bass] play at Berea College's Loyal Jones Appalachian Center on Nov. 9, 2012.

    Tags: Will My Mother Know Me There, Sam Gleaves, autoharp, old time, appalachian, Carter Family, bluegrass, gospel

  • God Gave Noah The Rainbow Sign - Sam Gleaves and his Heavenly Sunshine Singers

    God Gave Noah The Rainbow Sign - Sam Gleaves and his Heavenly Sunshine Singers MP3

    Sam Gleaves [banjo, vocals], Cory Shenk [bass] and Willie Dodson [guitar, vocals] perform "God Gave Noah The Rainbow Sign" at Berea College's Loyal Jones ...

    Tags: God Gave Noah The Rainbow Sign, Sam Gleaves, Appalachian, old time, bluegrass, banjo, clawhammer, gospel

  • 1890. Ain

    1890. Ain't We Brothers? (Sam Gleaves cover) MP3

    Sam Gleaves wrote this song in 2011 for a hero of his, Sam Hall, a gay coal miner from West Virginia. After being harassed and abused at his workplace he sued ...

    Tags: folk song, coal, mining, homosexual, gay, tony oppegard

  • Ron Ireland & Sam Gleaves play "Uncloudy Day" on the Front Porch at Big Walker Lookout

    Ron Ireland & Sam Gleaves play "Uncloudy Day" on the Front Porch at Big Walker Lookout MP3

    We have been so tickled to have Ron Ireland play for us at Big Walker this summer, and on Sunday May 20th Ron played & sang for our customers. He was ...

    Tags: Ron Ireland, Big Walker Lookout, Bluegrass, folk, mountain, music, appalachian

  • NEW ALBUM FROM SAM GLEAVES

    NEW ALBUM FROM SAM GLEAVES MP3

    Sam Gleaves celebrates the release of his second album, A Little While in the Wilderness, on Feb. 1, 2012. For more information, visit ...

    Tags: Appalachia, Music, Appalachian, Mount

  • Sam Gleaves singing

    Sam Gleaves singing 'Uncloudy Day" on the fiddle! MP3

    Sam harmonizing with the fiddle at the Matterhorn Cafe in Wytheville, Va.

    Tags: Uncloudy Day, fiddle, appalachian, singing, Sam, Gleaves

  • Sam Gleaves & Leigh Beamer

    Sam Gleaves & Leigh Beamer MP3

    Sam Gleaves and Leigh Beamer performing their annual Winter event at the Matterhorn in wytheville, Va. Awesome young musicians !!

    Tags: iMovie, Sam Gleaves, Leigh Beamer, Old time, Appalachian Mountains (Mountain Range), Virginia, Matterhorn

  • Sam Gleaves and Ethan Hamblin - The Sweetest Gift, A Mother

    Sam Gleaves and Ethan Hamblin - The Sweetest Gift, A Mother's Smile MP3

    A tribute to Hazel and Alice, and all the wonderful smiling mothers.

    Tags: Sam Gleaves and Ethan Hamblin The Sweetest Gift