XXVI: Old Enough to See Hank - Craig Havighurst


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cover photo by Ed Rode

 Old Enough to See Hank: If you move to Nashville to become something other than a musician, it’s to become Craig Havighurst. He’s a writer, a multi-media producer, the show journalist for Music City Roots, and the music news producer of WMOT Roots Radio 89.5, an NPR affiliate dedicated to Americana and the Nashville music scene. He’s the host of The String and the author of Air Castle of the South, WSM and the Making of Music City. In episode 26 of The Path to Authenticity, Craig talks about the origins of his love for music and recounts the progression of his career in music journalism. You’ll also hear his take on the new Ken Burns documentary on the history of country music as well as his next book.  To learn more about the Craig, click here. Visit tomgentry.net. Email us at thepathtoauthenticity@gmail.com. Find the show on Patreon. Like us on Facebook. Follow us on Instagram.

© Copyright 2019, Tom Gentry; Music: Infinite Content - Arcade Fire, I Won’t Be Home No More – Hank Williams, Hot Burrito #1 – The Flying Burrito Brothers, Freight Train – Elizabeth Cotten, performance rights acquired from Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI).



XXI: Honoring the Music - Tyrell William Lisson


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Honoring the Music: Tyrell William Lisson is a veteran film and live-events producer based in Toronto. He has produced multiple award-winning documentaries including a short documentary about The Band’s Richard Manuel. In episode 21 of The Path to Authenticity he talks about his podcast, The Band: A History. He began exploring the history of the Canadian/American roots-rock group after attending a small folk festival where Garth Hudson was the headliner. If you’re someone who likes to know the stories behind the songs, you’ll enjoy listening to this episode, as well as his podcast. Hear him talk to host Tom Gentry about The Band, its members, their legacy, and their role in rock history. Visit thebandpodcast.com. Visit tomgentry.net. Email us at thepathtoauthenticity@gmail.com. Find the show on Patreon. Like us on Facebook. Follow us on Instagram.

© Copyright 2019, Tom Gentry, all rights reserved; Music: Cold Slope – Wilco, Ain’t Got No Home – The Band, Long Black Veil – The Band. performance rights acquired from Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI).