folk music http://wmuk.org en Pat Donohue to Play Cooper's Glen Music Festival http://wmuk.org/post/pat-donohue-play-coopers-glen-music-festival <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Songwriter Pat Donohue is best known as the guitarist for The Guys All Star Shoe Band which plays on NPR’s </span><a href="http://prairiehome.publicradio.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>A Prairie Home Companion</em></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">About nine years ago, he took home a Grammy for his work on Pink Guitar—a compilation album of music by Henry </span>Mancini<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. And among his numerous other awards, Donohue was named National Finger Picking Guitar Champion.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 21:55:44 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 12318 at http://wmuk.org Pat Donohue to Play Cooper's Glen Music Festival Joel Mabus conjures up 'Pepper's Ghost and Other Banjo Visitations' http://wmuk.org/post/joel-mabus-conjures-peppers-ghost-and-other-banjo-visitations <p>As heard on&nbsp;<em><a href="http://wmuk.org/programs/lets-hear-it">WMUK's Let's Hear It</a>,</em> <a href="http://joelmabus.com">Joel Mabus</a> joins Cara Lieurance in WMUK's Takeda&nbsp;Studio to play tunes and songs and chat about his most recent recording project, <em><a href="http://joelmabus.com/pepper's_ghost.htm">Pepper's Ghost and Other Banjo Visitations</a>.</em></p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 14:32:43 +0000 Cara Lieurance 9912 at http://wmuk.org Joel Mabus conjures up 'Pepper's Ghost and Other Banjo Visitations' Brian Miller revives music of the northern lumber camps http://wmuk.org/post/brian-miller-revives-music-northern-lumber-camps <p></p><p>Minnesota musician <a href="http://evergreentrad.com">Brian Miller&#39;s</a> most recent CD, <a href="http://evergreentrad.com"><em>The Falling of the Pine</em></a>, is his second album of songs that were sung in the lumber camps across the northern states in the 19th and early 20th&nbsp;centuries.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 19:55:07 +0000 Cara Lieurance 9506 at http://wmuk.org Brian Miller revives music of the northern lumber camps