DaShawn Hickman - North Carolina Folk Festival
Origin:
Mt. Airy, NC
Genre:
Songs of Hope and Justice

DeShawn Hickman

Performing on Friday during the Songs of Hope and Justice Program.

DaShawn is a virtuoso of the pedal steel guitar. He came up in the Sacred Steel tradition, first taught by his mother.  He founded the Allen Boys and performs with a variety of musicians including Riley Baugus, Anya Hinkle, and more. He lives in Mt. Airy, NC.