Tommy Emmanuel Live, Disc 1 Thoughts

“This is acoustic music, in your face…” is the introduction on the first track on Tommy Emmanuel’s  “Live, Center Stage” CD1.  Was that a prediction or a warning?  Either way, Tommy didn’t disappoint with his 2nd live double CD set in three years. Highlights: The Mix:  Every song on CD1 was engineered to perfection.  From […]
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Bruce Cockburn in Denver: Follow up

In a previous post, I did a review of Bruce Cockburn’s performance at the Swallow Hill Folk and Roots Festival last March.  I also posted my report to CockburnProject.net and found an interesting addition to my review by someone called Audrey.   Audrey had some really good “inside” information regarding the circumstances surrounding Bruce’s performance.  Apparently, […]
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Tommy Emmanuel Live! On sale April 29th

Good news for all of us TE fans out there!  A new live 2 CD set, “Center Stage,”  is set to be released April 29th.   Recorded October 2007 in California, “Center Stage” is a compilation of 3 nights recording and the word is that there is a HD DVD coming in the following.   According to […]
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Bruce Cockburn in Denver

After a long night of great music at the Swallow Hill Folk and Roots Festival in Denver, Bruce Cockburn was the last to play.  We had quite a long wait after Nanci Griffith’s set, probably about 45 minutes.  Good thing the emcee’s Harry Tuft, Mollie O’Brien and Rich Moore had quite a few songs in […]
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Swallow Hill Folk and Roots Music Festival Delivered!

Last night, I attended the Swallow Hill Folk and Roots Music Festival at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House in Denver.  To be honest, the only reason why I bought tickets was to see Bruce Cockburn but I got so much more.   The show started at six and we got almost  6 hours of top quality […]
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