Big Jim brings you tall tales to help beat back the summer.
Some of the videos of Big Jim Griffith telling tall tales or talking of local traditions.
Folklorist Jim Griffith dives deeper in part two about this Mexican holiday.
Folklorist Jim Griffith discusses traditions and lore surrounding this Mexican holiday.
When I started looking for traditional musicians in Southern Arizona, it didn’t enter my mind that one of the first such people I would meet w…
San Xavier Mission is an absolutely unique piece of Spanish Colonial architecture. Not just a building, it is remarkably well-preserved late 1…
This originally ran Oct. 9, 2015.
Jim Griffith sings a classic western song written by Gail Gardner.
These are the lyrics to the song Jim Griffith is singing in his latest video.
This blog essay is the start of something new — a series of sketches of individual tradition bearers who, while they lived, added greatly to t…
Jim Griffith brings us a tale of morality and misunderstanding along the border.
Jim Griffith recounts a tale of mischief and misunderstanding along the border.