PBS Newshour Video: Pat Cohen

PBS Newshour Video: Pat Cohen

A music maker sings the coronavirus blues “Musician Pat “Mother Blues” Cohen has long met adversity with music. She lost her New Orleans home to Hurricane Katrina and relocated to North Carolina with assistance from the Music Maker Relief Foundation, a group...
PBS Newshour Video: Pat Cohen

CNN Feature: Blues Artists Impacted by COVID-19

Covid-19 taking toll on blues community “Cohen is part of a community of musicians trying to keep the blues alive in a landscape where live music is on hold and the artists dedicated to the genre are particularly vulnerable to Covid-19.”  |  Read More at...
PBS Newshour Video: Pat Cohen

Rolling Stone Feature: Pat Cohen

Meet the Blues Singer Who Won’t Stop Brightening Seniors’ Lives “She never stopped believing in kindness, and now she’s making a difference by playing socially-distanced nursing-home gigs.”  |  Read More at Rolling...
PBS Newshour Video: Pat Cohen

Bitter Southerner: The Hope To Be Heard

With music venues shuttered, musicians across the South face huge losses “Salisbury, North Carolina based singer and performer Pat “Mother Blues” Cohen has felt a larger dislocation before, when she moved from New Orleans to North Carolina post-Katrina.” ...
AV Club Giveaway

AV Club Giveaway

Do you like roots music? Then we’re giving away a getaway just for you “We’re giving away a getaway to Durham, NC, to attend a five-day music and arts festival celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Music Maker Foundation.”  |  Read More at AV...