Setting: It was mid afternoon when I decided to stop at the microbrewery known as the Yee Haw. After completing some slight maneuvers in order to park my small […]
What sounds are important, even though we don’t actively listen to them?
Is there something distinctively Appalachian about the calls to prayer in Johnson City?
The “Bluegrass” department is an integral part of the music and soundscape of an integral part of Johnson City, and the sounds and relationships behind how the music is made are an important piece to understanding our surroundings here in Johnson City, and gaining an understanding of the audible landscape.
This “soundscape,” recorded one Sunday in April, 2017 during the Sunday morning church activities, captures that sound that had enveloped me as I walked in the door of Jennie Moore Memorial Presbyterian Church (Jennie Moore) for the first time…