“Dom Flemons is a true virtuoso. A musician that is equally adept at singing, playing, and the craft of songwriting, Flemons enjoys testing his skills on a variety of musical instruments in a variety of musical genres.” -Full-Time Blues
American Songster is the second solo album that Dom Flemons, Carolina Chocolate Drops member, has produced with Music Maker. This album features a mix of songs, forged in Dom’s own style, that have inspired him over the years.
Dom presents a creative and unique perspective on original songs by artists including Joe Thompson, Leadbelly & Henry Thomas. His mastery of the banjo, harp, fife, bass drum, quills and even bones, is presented in this album that puts an exciting twist on American roots music.