03rd Mar 2015
Screenshot 2015-04-05 22.56.16


  Please feel free to use the biography text and quotes below–as well as the mp3 files and press photos in this Dropbox folder–as we begin working together to promote our upcoming...

17th Dec 2015
Screenshot 2015-04-05 22.56.16

Mississippi River Documentary

Documenting Music Along the Mississippi River We have gathered hours of footage along the Mississippi River capturing interviews and performances by musicians from all walks of life whose stories illustrate...

24th Feb 2016
2016-01-27 22.36.41-2

Experience at the IBC, 2016

The following is a brief reflection on the experience of competing in the 26th annual International Blues Challenge in Memphis, Tennessee. By Joe Seamons, February, 2016. When Ben Hunter &...

18th May 2015
Ester Mae Apr 21, 10 28 41 PM

North Mississippi Folk Music

In April of 2015 I traveled with Ben Hunter and photographer Aris Vrakas to Davenport, Iowa, where Hal Reed now lives. Hal grew up in Northern Mississippi, and is the grandson...

09th Mar 2015
March 20, 2015 - photographer Aris Vrakas - img882

Music Along the Mississippi

  Ben and I have been interpreting American traditional music as a duo since 2013, and much of our knowledge of America’s roots music has come through listening to recordings made in a...

19th May 2015
March 19, 2015 - photographer Aris Vrakas - img877

East Coast Tour June 13 – 25!

Fresh off of their tour and folklore expedition along the Mississippi River, Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons are bringing their roots music and stories to New England this June. In...

23rd Mar 2015
Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons at KEXP photo by Amber Zbitnoff


Please feel free to use the following photos in promoting our performance at your events! Photo credits are included in each photo’s caption. Feel free to email us if you...