Peidmont Blūz Acoustic Duo- Living The Tradition

Published By: Lamont Jack Pearley on this episode, I have the wonderful honor to speak with Ben and Valerie Turner, the Husband and Wife team that makes up Peidmont Bluz Acoustic Duo. The Piedmont Bluz acoustic duo is dedicated to the preservation of Country Blues and the Piedmont style and their mission is to help keep this rural, east coast tradition alive by educating audiences about this unique aspect of African American culture through musical entertainment. The husband and wife duo are much loved wherever they go and feel that…

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The Black Church Part ONE

Written & Published by Lamont Jack Pearley   ​For as long as I can remember, and as far back as I have researched, ​the Church, the Black Church, has been the helm of the Black community and it’s heritage here in America. We can go back to 1773 where the First African American Baptist church was established in Savannah, Georgia, by former slave George Leile. We can talk about Providence R.I. which is on record of establishing a Black church as early as 1774. According to Walter Henderson Brooks, the…

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