Nick Noble, host of the award winning and long running radio program
Folk Revival on powerful FM radio station WICN-FM 90.5 in Worcester,
MA (near Boston) http://wicn.org/content/folk-revival,
will be doing a special FOUR HOUR show on Thursday June 25 from
7-11 PM EDT on the music and past/present history of The Cumberland
Trio. Jerre & Barbara Haskew, Andy Garverick & Tom Kilpatrick
will be interviewed by Nick live on air via telephone hook up several
times during this unprecedented four hour special show. The show
will feature ALL the recorded music of The Cumberland Trio from
the Chet Atkins produced RCA Sessions of the 1960's Folk Era and
our 2001 & 2004 Reunion Concerts- Reunion Concert Live &
Back Where We Began.
Nick is widely respected
as a radio program host and folk historian in national and international
folk music circles, and his station’s signal carries into
most of New England. He also has a very large national and international
internet audience as well. You can listen to this special show this
Thursday from 7-11 PM EDT on the station’s website www.wicn.org.
Lastly but certainly not least, Nick has named Barbara Haskew's
great song, I Wish I Were A Babe, as one of his Top 50 Folk Group
songs of all time!! ’Bout time "Babe" got this kind
of recognition!! THANKS to all of you friends and fans for helping
make this impossible dream become a reality!!
Folk Revival WICN-FM
90.5 Worcester, MA- Listen Live www.wicn.org
7-11 PM Thurs June 25 and ENJOY!!
the Cumberland Trio and friends on MySpace & other new music
The Cumberland Trio receiving airplay on more than 600 radio stations
around the world!
proud to update you that the Trio's music from all three of our
CDs- 1964 RCA, 2001 Reunion Concert (live) & 2004 Back Where
We Began (live)- is receiving heavy airplay on over 700 FM radio
stations....including over 100 stations in Australia alone...and
the list continues to grow! About 1/3 of the stations are FM's all
over the USA, as well as 89 from Australia alone! Also we are receiving
airplay from at least one station in EVERY country in both eastern
and western Europe, as well as throughout Canada and other countries
scattered throughout the World. The word is REALLY spreading!!
has been made possible by a wonderful service for Independent label
music like ours called RadioDirectX (www.radiodirectx.com)
based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. RDX faciliates over 5500 FM radio
stations around the World receiving extensive samples of Indy label
artists' music of many genres, and the stations then emailing the
artists they like, requesting CDs for airplay on their stations.
Our genre categories are folk, bluegrass, Gospel, blues, Americana,
reggae, classical and children's music.
are about 1050 stations on RDX list that play these categories,
and to this point we have over half of them playing The Cumberland
Trio! Thanks to RadioDirect X and all of you, our fans, friends,
The UT National Alumni Association and www.CDReviews.com
's Cindy Hill for making it possible for our dream to come true
after a 40 year hiatus. It has been well worth the wait! THANK YOU
The Trio on YouTube!
nine CT live concert videos--eight from our Back Where We Began
2004 live concert & one from Reunion Concert 2001 live concert
now up on www.youtube.com.
Click on a link below to view. Also three of the great Taylor Pie
with us from Back Where We Began. More on the way. Rocky Top leads
the pack with over 16,000 views in just a few weeks
time. Second is the Bluegrass Gospel Medley at over 13,000. Several
others have multi-thousand views!! The power of You Tube is amazing!!
Owned by Google.com, it gets over 150 MILLION hits a day from around
playing on YouTube.com:
Waffle House Blues
here to hear The
Waffle House Blues, a new song sung by Jerre
Haskew. It will be included on the upcoming Haskew family CD,
Songs From The Fiery Gizzard. The
Waffle House Blues was written by Barbara and Jerre and is about
the trials and travails of a waitress at a Waffle House. Click
here for the lyrics.
It has a funny punch line on the chorus and a happy ending.
Waffle House Blues is one of four or five
songs that Jerre will sing on Songs From The Fiery
Gizzard. Barbara will perform two or three, Holly
will do the seven (click here to
hear Holly's full length songs), and Bonnie's daughter and Jerre
and Barbara's super*star talented twelve year old granddaughter
Sarah in Kansas City will do two.
recently performed at the Radio Disney Hannah Montana Kansas
statewide talent contest, which she WON out of a field of
50 girls!! Click here
to hear Sarah sing If
I Only Had A Tail, a terrific children's
song written by Barbara. The song was recorded at Airborne
Audio Studios in Kansas City, by the nationally renowned
producer recording engineer Don Miller with the music tracks
being recorded at Digisound studios in Chattanooga, produced
by Gene Norman. Keyboards on the new version are by Gary Farmer
& Drums/Percussion by Greg Rudder. John Mayer, Ben Folds,
Natalie Merchant, Third Eye Blind, Oleta Adams, Cuba Gooding,
Jr, Ben Harper, Ida McBeth, Tim Whitmer, Luqman Hamza, Jay
McShann, Candace Evans, Alaadeen and many more have recorded
under Don. Sarah will be singing this song and Sarah's Song
on the upcoming family CD.
photo of Sarah
(on left) and superstar Miley Cyrus/Hannah Montana (on right)
was taken backstage at the sold out Hannah Montana concert at
the huge new Sprint Center Arena in Kansas City on December
3. Sarah was backstage with Miley because she won the 5 state
regional Radio Disney Hannah Montana singing contest.
Holly Tambling: Songs From the Fiery Gizzard
Bonus Track studio recording of "Fiery Gizzard Blues"
from our "Back Where We Began" live concert CD was the
most requested song on Radio Copenhagen 97.4 in Denmark for the
month of August!! The Trio's original 1964 RCA recording of Barbara's
haunting "Wish I Were A Babe" is # 5 and climbing on the
Folk Station Charts for the huge Internet Radio site www.GotRadio.com
for the month of September!! There is also a feature for September
on The Cumberland Trio on their Folk Station. The Trio's "Back
Where We Began" CD is # 3 on the requested play charts of a
huge FM station in Vancouver, BC, Canada. The Trio's music is now
being actively played on 344 FM Radio & Internet Radio stations
around the World and also on the folk stations on XM Satellite Radio!!
to hear seven full length songs recorded by Holly Tambling from
the upcoming family CD, Songs From the Fiery Gizzard.
the latest reviews on The Trio's CDs