Sunday, 8 August 2010

Tom Hanway with Sharon Cort Band - and on the air

Tom Hanway (USA, now resident in Ireland) is playing banjo in the Sharon Cort Band (USA) during their current tour of Ireland, the second this year.

Tom also sends playlist #071e from Bob Mitchell's 'Best of Bluegrass' radio show on Radio Bluegrass International - a service of the International Bluegrass Music Museum. This programme - recorded on 20 June 2009 at WFPK-FM 91.9, Louisville, KY - was first aired a year ago and is being rebroadcast in 2010 to celebrate the month of August, including historical trivia about the month and featuring music from many artists who were born in August. The thirty-four tracks played include an 'international section':

13) Early Grass Revival (Czech Republic): 'Getting slow' / #22 / Strictly Country Records / European World of Bluegrass: 2000
14) Karen Lynne (Australia): 'There is a reason' / #6 / Shoestring / Changes
15) Tom Hanway (Ireland): 'Horizon Hornpipe' / #7 / Joyous Gard / Tom Hanway and Blue Horizon
28) Waterflow (Czech & Slovak Republics): 'After last night' / #8 / Sabik / Waterflow