Rhonda Hicks Rucker grew up white in Louisville, Kentucky, trained to be a doctor, then fell in love with the blues harmonica — and with Sparky.
Now they travel America's highways and byways with a wagon-load of American history and legend and song. And when they perform, Americans gather round, and listen again.
This hour, On Point: Sparky and Rhonda Rucker sing America's story.Guests:
Sparky and Rhonda Rucker: they perform throughout the U.S. and overseas, singing songs and telling stories from the American folk tradition.
This program aired on November 9, 2007.