What is your favorite Cowboy song?
May02

What is your favorite Cowboy song?

by Jim Jacob I am involved in community radio and would like your help with my next program. This time around I would like to focus on, with your help, Cowboy songs. Let me know what your favorite Cowboy song is (Cowgirl , Outlaw , etc)  and it may get to the program. A list of songs submitted and those chosen (about 30 tracks would be great) will be posted on this website. So round ’em up and head  ’em on out. I look...

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Downtown Nashville Ramble
Apr28

Downtown Nashville Ramble

By Jim Jacob Loved this place , Nashville , and loved it even more after I learnt that it boasts Davey Crockett as its first celebrity (too much Walt Disney as a child). A beautiful city with , what seems like, a end list of iconic buildings , events , venues and gigs. A great place to visit.   The Total Tennessee Tour will be here September 2017 to embrace the Americana Music Conference and Festival and enjoy the many other...

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The Waifs – 25 years
Mar27

The Waifs – 25 years

  The Waifs Celebrate 25 years  Devonport Tasmania by Jim Jacob Long standing roots outfit The Waifs has just released its double album “Ironbark” . All twenty five songs on the new release were recorded in a single session at band member , Josh Cunningham’s house in southern New South Wales , Australia. The band is now on an extensive and popular tour to promote the new set of songs. Listening Through the Lens...

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Forth Valley Blues Festival turns 20
Mar21

Forth Valley Blues Festival turns 20

  Forth Valley Blues Festival 2017 by Jim Jacob The 20th Forth Valley Blues Festival was held March 17/18 2017. Forth is located on the coast of Northern Tasmania and offers camping for the two day event. As Listening Through the Lens does not camp (!), I was only there for Saturday’s programme. The line-up consisted of Ian Moss, Fingers Mitchell Cullen, Harper & the Midwest Kind (USA), 19twenty, Muddy Puddles,...

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