Song of the Day: Doc Watson, “Windy & Warm”

Arthel "Doc" Watson" was born on this day in 1923. He was a guitarist, singer and composer who played bluegrass, folk, blues, country, and gospel music. He played both with a flatpick and fingerstyle and was excellent at both. "Windy & Warm" was written by John D. Loudermilk and is a standard of fingerstyle guitar.

10 thoughts on “Song of the Day: Doc Watson, “Windy & Warm”

  1. I don’t know hi. At all b7t I bet my brother does. It sounds like such a “simple song but it’s not Nd 8 loved listening to it.


  2. Hmm, either I’ve heard that before or something very similar, but I’ve never heard of the composer or artist! Nice.


    1. Are you familiar with Tommy Emmanuel? He’s Australian (Brisbane, I think) who’s one of the best fingerstyle guitarists I’ve ever heard. Here’s a video of him playing it:


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