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Compiled by Terry Kilburn

Prairie Home Companion

Saturday, September 17, 2016

This weekend Minnesota Public Radio will be re-airing the “A Prairie Home Companion” episode from October 2, 2004 that included Mark and his band. The radio show will air 5pm – 7pm CDT, Saturday 17th Sept. You can tune in on your local public radio station or listen live at prairiehome.org

A list of stations can be found here

Bap Kennedy – ‘The Sailor’s Revenge’

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Bap Kennedy’s album ‘The Sailor’s Revenge’ was produced by Mark in 2012 and features most of Mark’s usual band on the record. It’s a work of eloquence and rare beauty and definitely worth adding to your Spotify playlists, or purchasing from the following links:

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Amazon

iTunes

Mark has also made the playlist available on his Spotify page here:

 

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Scotty Moore

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Elvis wouldn’t have been the same without Scotty Moore, who has passed away at the age of 84. Scotty’s playing on those early songs was the inspiration for thousands of youngsters to start out on guitar.

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Bill Wyman’s 80th Birthday Gala

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

As part of London’s 2016 three-day Blues Fest, Mark will be among numerous artists lined-up for guest appearances with Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings at London’s Indigo At The O2 on October 28 in celebration of Bill’s 80th birthday. Tickets go on general sale at 9 am UK time on Friday July 1.

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This year’s London Blues Fest takes place 28th – 30st of October. Ticket info