To Balance on Bridges is a biography by Rhiannon Giddens. The book is from the Words + Music series. Rhiannon Giddens. She is a prolific American musician. She is also the founding member of Carolina Chocolate Drops, which is a blues, country, and old-time music band. She is the banjo player, fiddle player, and lead singer of the band. She was also an incredible folk musician and recipient of the MacArthur Genius Grant as well.
Rhiannon Giddens narrated this book herself. You will be booked for full 90 minutes of pure audiobook entertainment.
Rhiannon Giddens had all the power for fully expressing herself and had the human experience like a few others only. For this book, she examined a range of identities and influences which led her to a kind of life that is snuggled in the nexus.
This book finds Rhiannon Giddens in nonstop pursuit of truth in all of its underexposed and raw forms. She also led her followers through a multitude of lyrical patterns, musical styles, and instrumentation. All this confronted a lot of questions on culture, race, class, and appropriation with some agonizing precision. All this could be observed while she performed her tracks from her different acclaimed albums.
To Balance on Bridges will prove to be a historical journey that Rhiannon Giddens communicated right through her music and words. It did a great job by blending stories and songs from personal and shared histories. You will feel connected with her voice throughout this audiobook. So, this is your big chance to hear out an ineffaceable musician reflecting vividly over her very own path of her life. In return, she also shed a strong light on our deeply coupled journey ahead.