I chat with a picker and an MC from one of the most original bands on the scene today. Rapper R-SON and guitar picker/producer Rench talk about their unique fusion of bluegrass and hip-hop as they get ready to bring Gangstagrass to Retro Live for a show unlike anything the North Country has seen before.
Built in 1808 by Robert Cochran, brother of Peru founder John Cochran, this historical homestead saw amazing renovations in the late 1990's. Bill and Scarlett McBride modernized the home with the help of friends and family, uncovering the unique history of the home in the process.
It's that time of year again, when families across the North County set up their beautifully iconic baslsam fir. But just how did the balsam fir become the symbol of the holidays? Take an inside look at the history of the world's favorite Christmas tree.