Tag: Tom Russell


Let’s go Up in the Old Hotel with Tom Russell

Let's Go into the Afternoon with To Russell's  Up in the Old Hotel  Tom Russell's latest release Folk Hotel has been in my music rotation for a week or so now. And I like the album more and more each time I listen to it. There are few songwriters whose songs send me to Wikipedia to look up references as do Tom's. As A matter of fact, I was  sent scurrying on the first song "Up in the Old Hotel". The first thing that I went to find out about was who was Joseph Mitchell, whose ghost wanders the halls...


Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue (s) Playlist – Part Two

  Playlist Part 2  - Something Borrowed, Something Blue(s)   Starts with Something Borrowed - Tom Russell -  Play One More:The Songs of Ian & Sylvia   Yesterday, I posted the first half of my Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed and Something Blue (s)Playlist. You can read about it here. The second half of my playlist starts with "Something Borrowed". What was borrowed were the songs that comprise the latest release from.Tom Russell. Russell borrowed twelve songs from Ian and Sylvia Tyson for an album aptly titled Play One More: The Songs  of Ian and Sylvia. According to his website........