Joe Bussard

Joe Bussard

Joe Bussard has spent a lifetime pursuing rare surviving examples of early 20th century American music. His private archive contains more than 25,000 obscure recordings from the golden age of old-time music. His “Country Classics” radio programs have aired on many stations since 1959, showcasing the tastiest gems in his vast collection and his ebullient and entertaining personality. The Ball Banjo Company makes possible this special program devoted to the early recordings of Tennessee.

Joe Bussard’s Programs

Tennessee Country Classics