Carlin, Bob 1953-
Carlin, Bob 1953-
(Robert M. Carlin)
Born March 17, 1953, in New York, NY; son of Benson (an engineer) and Vivian (a social gerontologist) Carlin; married Rachel Smith (a potter), August 14, 1987; children: Benjamin. Ethnicity: "Jewish." Education: Attended Hartt College of Music, 1970-72; Rutgers University, B.A., 1976. Politics: Democrat. Religion: Jewish.
Home—Lexington, NC. E-mail—[email protected]
Writer and editor.
Musical Change in the Western Piedmont, Davidson County Community College (Lexington, NC), 1991.
The Banjo in Virginia, Blue Ridge Institute and Museum (Ferrum, VA), 2000.
(With Richard Carlin) Southern Exposure: The Story of Southern Music in Pictures and Words, Billboard Books (New York, NY), 2000.
(With Jeff Todd Titon) American Musical Traditions, five volumes, Schirmer Reference (New York, NY), 2001.
String Bands in the North Carolina Piedmont, McFarland (Jefferson, NC), 2004.
The Birth of the Banjo: Joel Walker Sweeney and Early Blackface Minstrelsy, McFarland (Jefferson, NC), 2007.
Contributor to magazines, including Bluegrass Unlimited, Mandolin Notebook, Journal of Country Music, In the Tradition, North Carolina Folklore Journal, Frets, Sing Out!, JEMF Quarterly, and Pickin'. Contributing editor, Old Time Herald, 1995-99; coeditor of newsletter Old Time Way, 2005—.
"Carlin, Bob 1953-." Contemporary Authors. . Encyclopedia.com. (November 15, 2018). https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/educational-magazines/carlin-bob-1953
"Carlin, Bob 1953-." Contemporary Authors. . Retrieved November 15, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/arts/educational-magazines/carlin-bob-1953
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.