Low Hopper Can’t Escape

It was a mystery to historians why and how Low Hopper became a hitchhiking bar musician.  This recently uncovered lyrics and track helped solve some of the mystery. Titled, "They saw me in the sky" Low recorded this later in his career. Drank myself a bottle of Heintz I was too sleepy to see. Such … Continue reading Low Hopper Can’t Escape

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Low Hopper Escapes His Past, Writes a Song About It

Low Hopper tackled many subjects in his career.  The storytelling tradition of his bardic forefathers continues in this tale of escaping our own histories only to have them come right back to us. Echoing my Father's Words  I spent the first half of my life just echoing my father's words I spent the first half … Continue reading Low Hopper Escapes His Past, Writes a Song About It

Folk Artist Low Hopper’s Take on Friendship

Discoveries within Low Hopper's unfinished music library continue.  In a recent find, a classic tale of a couple trying to figure things out is the main story.  Then things go a different direction. Friends in Your 30s Wife turns to Husband says, "Babe, I'm not thriving here." Says there's an idea that she'd like to … Continue reading Folk Artist Low Hopper’s Take on Friendship

Folk Star Low Hopper’s Latest

Discoveries related to the music of Low Hopper, folk legend lost to time but recently unearthed in a storage locker in a Raleigh bus terminal, continue to astound. This tune really gets us into the psyche of the musical pioneer.  A terrifying, mesmerizing psyche. Low Hopper's would be hit: Grocery Hanging at the grocery store … Continue reading Folk Star Low Hopper’s Latest

The Folk Music Stylings of Low Hopper

Folk musician Low Hopper had a prestigious career writing songs about the stuff that makes life life.  While the majority of the final recorded music has been lost to time, words and instrumental recordings remain. The words and music below make a song believed to be titled "An American Bounty Hunter Makes a Career Move" … Continue reading The Folk Music Stylings of Low Hopper