Alan Lomax

Thousands of Alan Lomax Recordings Now Accessible in a New Online Collection

Renowned ethnomusicologist Alan Lomax spent a lifetime archiving the sounds of the world's rich folk traditions and today, vast amounts of his archival work are…
Rob Arcand / April 19, 2017

Alan Lomax’s Massive Collection of Field Recordings Goes Digital

As Jay-Z gets set to perform a pair of benefit shows next week at Carnegie Hall, and tastemakers like Diplo routinely seek out plainspoken music…
Marc Hogan / February 1, 2012