Music always makes Mondays better.
Co-sign, Ernie. NPR’s coverage of the Newport Folk Festival. Spend the day listening to Wanda Jackson, Amos Lee, the Carolina Chocolate Drops and more….
"There were certainly lots of people playing in Chapel Hill … but I certainly was the only black person at the time doing it. But that was not going to stop me. I think it’s characteristic of all of us, that we were sort of misfits in our own rights when we grew up. Doing something just because it wasn’t cool or because you weren’t supposed to — we certainly aren’t any stranger to that.Justin Robinson, Carolina Chocolate Drops (Photo: Julie Roberts)