Guy Carawan: Connecting People, Songs

Generations of musicians and activists around the country knew Guy Carawan as a man who connected people, songs, and causes. Musician Rich Kirby remembers Guy’s role as a link between music and activism.


Appalshop and WMMT-FM in 2014. One of his current music projects includes Rich and the Po’ Folk, which he describes as “one of the best of Letcher County, Kentucky’s two old-time string bands.”