On Radio

Chasing the Ghost is a top ten national folk album, hitting #5 in February 2017 for the Folk DJ Playlist.  Lydia has given radio interviews at stations and over the phone.

A recent article posted by WVUD contains a phone interview with Lydia Sylvia Martin from February 2017:


 “Lydia Sylvia Martin: Celebrating Diversity With the Banjo”


Or, go straight to the audio for the interview here. 



In 2015, Lydia Sylvia Martin was a featured guest on “Old Time Jam”, WAMU 88.5-2 Bluegrass Country, in Washington, D.C. and enjoyed the chance to play a banjo duet with radio show host, Rosemarie Nielson.

Lydia Sylvia Martin also visited WTJU 91.1 FM in Charlottesville, VA for a live studio performance in 2015. “Lydia Sylvia on Around This Town, May 5th 2015”

Lydia has also been a guest more than once at the Red Barn Radio in Lexington, Kentucky.

The Martin Family was invited to play and sing on Shepherd University Radio.