Tag: The Porchlight Sessions

NCBS Film Festival to screen The Porchlight Sessions

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
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The Porchlight Sessions, produced by Nashville and Los Angeles documentary filmmaker Anna Schwaber, will be screened in Redwood City on Sunday, January 27, as part of a free afternoon bluegrass film program. The Northern California Bluegrass Society will present the NCBS International Bluegrass Music Museum […]

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An Interview with Anna Schwaber of The Porchlight Sessions

| December 26, 2012 | 0 Comments
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During IBMA week, I had the pleasure of attending the Nashville premiere of The Porchlight Sessions, a new film which digs deep into the roots of our music while also looking forward to its future. The film blew me away. (See our review.) I had the […]

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A Review of The Porchlight Sessions

| October 3, 2012 | 1 Comment
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“If they can do it, why can’t we?” In the new film, The Porchlight Sessions, Bobby Osborne uses this quote to describe the attitude it took to make his and Sonny’s dream of playing on the Grand Ole Opry a reality. This “can-do” spirit, which […]

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Porchlight Sessions to premiere during World of Bluegrass

| September 21, 2012 | 0 Comments
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We had written previously about the The Porchlight Sessions, a documentary film project produced and directed by Anna Schwaber, that seeks to explain the music and the culture surrounding the bluegrass scene. More than two years in the making, the movie will be premiered next week […]

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The Porchlight Sessions

| March 8, 2012 | 2 Comments

A 4 minute trailer has been released from The Porchlight Sessions, a new documentary film from Anna Schwaber that seeks to provide a more accurate glimpse into the culture of bluegrass music and bluegrass people than is common provided in the pop culture. The story […]

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