Get Up in the Cool

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

217 episodes of Get Up in the Cool since the first episode, which aired on July 5th, 2016.

  • Episode 213: Ian Boone (Has to Be the Only Person with this Banjo Origin Story)

    September 23rd, 2020  |  1 hr 19 mins
    clawhammer banjo, fiddle, guitar, old time banjo, old time fiddle, old time guitar, old time music, old-time banjo, old-time fiddle, old-time guitar, old-time music, two-finger banjo

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Ian Boone! We recorded this in person on Monday evening on my front porch, 6 feet apart with masks.

  • Episode 212: Matt Brown (Two-Finger Banjo)

    September 16th, 2020  |  55 mins 47 secs
    2-finger banjo, 5-string banjo, banjo, clawhammer banjo, guitar, old time banjo, old-time banjo, old-time guitar, two finger banjo, two-finger banjo

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Matt Brown! We recorded this last week over Skype and I recorded my musical parts afterwards.

  • Episode 211: Leela Grace (Family Bands, Songwriting, and Undoing Bad Music Education)

    September 8th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins
    acapella, banjo, clawhammer banjo, minstrel banjo, old time music, original music, original songs, traditional music

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Leela Grace! We recorded this last week in person in her backyard, a little more than six feet apart.

  • Episode 210: Aaron Jonah Lewis (Classic Banjo and Ragtime)

    September 2nd, 2020  |  58 mins 39 secs
    banjo uke, classic banjo, fiddle, fiddle rags, old time music, piano, ragtime

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friends are Aaron Jonah Lewis and special guest accompanist Grace van’t Hof! We recorded this in June for Earful of Fiddle Music and Dance Camp, over Zoom in front of a lovely Zoom audience.

  • Episode 209: Grace van't Hof (Pop, Country, and Queerness in the Early 20th Century)

    August 26th, 2020  |  1 hr 8 mins
    banjo, clawhammer banjo, country music, early 20th century music, minstrel banjo, old time music, ukulele

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Grace van’t Hof! We recorded this via Skype a few weeks ago and I recorded my musical parts afterwards.

  • Episode 208: Maddie Witler (Mandolin in Old Time and Lateral Learning)

    August 19th, 2020  |  48 mins 16 secs
    banjo, banjo duet, clawhammer banjo, clawhammer duet, mandolin, old time music, willie nelson

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Maddie Witler! We recorded this via Skype last week and I recorded my musical parts afterwards.

  • Episode 207: Nicole Singer (Traditional Unaccompanied Singing)

    August 12th, 2020  |  1 hr 7 mins
    acapella, old time music, traditional songs, unaccompanied singing

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Nicole Singer! We recorded this via Skype two weeks ago and I recorded my musical parts afterwards.

  • Episode 206: Rupert Deese (Far Flung Fiddle Contest)

    August 5th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins
    banjo, clawhammer banjo, fiddle, fretless banjo, guitar, harmonica, minstrel banjo, old time banjo, old time fiddle, old time guitar, old time harmonica, old time music

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Rupert Deese! We recorded this in person in July in front of my home in Portland, Oregon.

  • Episode 205: Tatiana Hargreaves (Music For Others and Music For Yourself)

    July 28th, 2020  |  53 mins 37 secs
    banjo, clawhammer banjo, fiddle, old time banjo, old time fiddle, old time music

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Tatiana Hargreaves! We recorded this via Skype last week and I recorded my musical parts afterwards.

  • Episode 204: Brandi Pace (Decolonizing the Music Room)

    July 22nd, 2020  |  1 hr 20 mins
    banjo duet, black string band music, clawhammer banjo, jazz, old time banjo, old time guitar, old time music

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Brandi Pace! We recorded this via Skype last week and I recorded my musical parts afterwards.

  • Episode 203: Cathy Fink and Marcy Marxer (Hold Each Other Up)

    July 15th, 2020  |  1 hr 4 mins
    banjo, cello banjo, clawhammer banjo, clawhammer uke, old time music, uke, ukulele

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friends are Cathy Fink and Marcy Marxer! We recorded this via Skype last week and I recorded my musical parts afterwards.

  • Episode 202: Josh Larios (Explains Low-Latency Online Jamming)

    July 8th, 2020  |  57 mins 13 secs
    banjo, clawhammer banjo, fiddle, old time banjo, old time fiddle, old time music

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Josh Larios! We recorded this via JamKazam last week, Josh in Seattle, me in Portland, and unlike my recent Skype episodes, we played the musical portions at the same time, while hearing each other, and this episode is all about how that is possible!

  • Episode 201: Albin Ekman (Swedish Fiddle Music and Dance)

    July 1st, 2020  |  1 hr 22 mins
    banjo, clawhammer banjo, fiddle, old time banjo, old time fiddle, old time music, swedish fiddle, swedish music, swedish trad

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Albin Ekman! We recorded this via Skype recently and I recorded my musical parts afterwards.

  • Episode 200: Cameron DeWhitt (Episode 200! Ft. Rachel Eddy)

    June 24th, 2020  |  1 hr 41 mins
    banjo, clawhammer banjo, fiddle, old time banjo, old time fiddle, old time music

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s guest HOST is Rachel Eddy! They graciously agreed to interview me for this, Get Up in the Cool’s 200th episode. We recorded this via Skype recently and I recorded my musical parts afterwards.

  • Episode 199: Jake Blount (Spider Tales)

    June 17th, 2020  |  1 hr 25 mins
    banjo, banjo duet, clawhammer banjo, fiddle, fretless banjo, old time banjo, old time fiddle, old time music, tackhead banjo

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Jake Blount! We recorded this via Skype a couple weeks ago and I recorded my musical parts afterwards.

  • Episode 198: Tony Mates (Old Time Community Service)

    June 10th, 2020  |  42 mins 25 secs
    banjo, clawhammer banjo, fiddle, old time banjo, old time fiddle, old time music

    Welcome to Get Up in the Cool: Old Time Music with Cameron DeWhitt and Friends! This week’s friend is Tony Mates, with special guest guitarist Kate Lichtenstein! This is my last pre-covid 19 episode. We recorded this in Olympia Washington during the Oly Old Time Festival.