Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Tom Paley, R. I. P.

The New York Times: Tom Paley, a Bronx-born singer, guitarist and banjo player who helped spearhead an old-time music revival in the 1950s and ’60s as a founding member of the string band the New Lost City Ramblers, died on Saturday in Brighton, England. He was 89.

4 comments:

Todd Mason said...

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2017/oct/02/tom-paley-obituary

Somebody's collecting Tom P's...someone might check on Tom Paxton...

Bill Crider said...

Paging Charles Fort.

Jerry House said...

I always enjoyed The New Lost City Ramblers. Good time music.

Don Coffin said...

Paxton has a new (2017) CD:
https://www.amazon.com/Boat-Water-Tom-Paxton/dp/B01N4E3D0X/ref=sr_1_2?s=music&ie=UTF8&qid=1507059061&sr=1-2&keywords=tom+paxton