Asa Martin

Asa Martin

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Tequila (Live from Mh's Living Room in Montreal) album art

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Lonesome, Broke And Weary (Album Version)



Asa Martin


Old-time Kentucky singer Asa Martin made many records during the '20s and '30s and was closely associated with the famed fiddler Doc Roberts, for whom he played rhythm guitar. In turn, Roberts frequently played mandolin on Martin's recordings; Roberts' son James even sang duets with Martin under the name Martin and Roberts. Martin was born in Clark County, Kentucky and grew up listening to the traditional music presented in minstrel shows and vaudeville productions. Inspired t... Read more

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