The program was filled with Dock's songs and reminiscences. 598 likes. Find a Teacher. Weekly newsletter includes free lessons, favorite member content, banjo news and more. Doc Watson's cover of Dock Boggs' song Country Blues, from the album Doc Watson. I own no rights to this music nor seek to profit from it. Mike Seeger or John Cohen from the New Lost City Ramblers later persuaded the Vega company to donate Roscoe a … 3 talking about this. His unique style of singing and banjo playing combined elements of Appalachian folk music and African-American blues. for those who like Dock Boggs and his crazy banjo This video features Dock Boggs' "Sugar Baby" from the 2002 album "Classic Mountain Songs from Smithsonian Folkways" on Smithsonian Folkways. I just want it to be heard. Dock Boggs originally had a Sears Supertone openback banjo, Roscoe Holcomb had a Kay, as far as I know, from which the resonator got broke, lost or was simply taken off. A self-taught musician, Dock recorded about eights sides of music between 1927 and 1929. [b]FRC312– Dock Boggs 1966 [/b]–(From the collection of Wilson Roberts) $15 per disc hese selections are from a Dock Boggs concert at Appalachian State University (Boone, NC) on November 11, 1966. His style of play, as well as his singing, is considered a unique combination of old-time Appalachian mountain music and the blues. Moran Lee "Dock" Boggs (February 7, 1898–February 7, 1971) was an influential old-time singer, songwriter and banjo player. Moran Lee "Dock" Boggs (February 7, 1898–February 7, 1971) was an influential old-time singer, songwriter and banjo player. Moran Lee “Dock” Boggs (1898 – 1971) was an old-time singer, songwriter and banjo player. Take your playing to the next level with the help of a local or online banjo teacher. CDs of the concert are available from the Field Recorders' Collective. This first video is … Dock Boggs #1: Introduction to Dock Boggs Banjo Instruction Videos This is the first in a series of videos about the banjo style of the legendary old-time banjo player, Dock Boggs. Email Newsletter. for those who like Dock Boggs and his crazy banjo Dock Boggs. His style of play, as well as his singing, is considered a unique combination of old-time Appalachian mountain music and the blues.