Blues singer Lorenzo “Logie” Meachum is a storyteller, an educator and a lifelong learner. He grew up listening to soul music at his family’s juke joint and eventually began playing himself. Meachum particularly enjoys performing for children and earned an O. Henry Award for his commitment to arts and culture in the Triad region of North Carolina.
Meachum is also pursuing a PhD in African-American Literature and Rhetoric at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He joins host Frank Stasio to play live and talk about how music, language, stories and the written word all come together in his performances.