The New Lost City Ramblers
1958-1975 in New York, NY


The New Lost City Ramblers is a contemporary old-time string band that formed in New York City in 1958 during the Folk Revival. The founding members of the Ramblers, or NLCR, are Mike Seeger, John Cohen, and Tom Paley. Paley left the group in 1962 and was replaced by Tracy Schwarz. Seeger died of cancer in 2009.  ... (see more)