Ben Marks chronicles the renaissance of the harmonica

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Mike Stephen (in for Nick Digilio) talks to Ben Marks, the senior editor of Collectors Weekly and the author of an article at called “The Return of the Harmonica.”  The piece details the harmonica’s place in popular music over the years and how the mechanics of the instrument play into its use, and how the harp rose from the ashes after years of declining manufacturing quality and falling out of style.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.