A History of the Accordion in Americana Music

  By Christa T. for Accordion Americana Invented in 1829, the accordion came to North America early on and before long was heard  in the mountains and in the bayous…. in big cities and small towns…. in the country, the deserts of the West, and deep into Mexico, on the Great Lakes and the Great … Continue reading A History of the Accordion in Americana Music

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Jason Webley, Travelling Troubadour and Monster of the Accordion

 Jason Webley By Christa T. for Accordion Americana Not many people embrace the accordion, and then abandon their day job. It's just not done. But, Jason Webley did just that. Maybe it was a reaction, at that time,to his belief that his life was falling apart. Maybe it was a response to a yearning for another … Continue reading Jason Webley, Travelling Troubadour and Monster of the Accordion