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Best Bets: ABC bears, guitar quartet pose tough choice

...burning. This quartet favors the works of Brazilian composers Antonio Gomes, Ronaldo Miranda and Heitor Villa Lobos over John Prine and Bob Dylan. The performance Friday at the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium will have the presentation of a...
Mixtape for Buddy Tabor

...Alaska and beyond. Buddy told me of his admiration for great songwriters of the past - Bob Dylan, Hank Williams and John Prine are among his favorites. One fan once compared Buddy's songwriting to Dylan's. Buddy humbly denied the claim but...
Eric Holle: Banjos, bluegrass and lunch meat

...road performing. ``The first gig was opening for Quicksilver Messenger Service. We opened for Poco, Tom Waits, John Prine, Doc Watson, John Hartford, Don Maclean, Bill Monroe and Steve Martin,'' Holle said. He played in the Righteous...
Singer-songwriter Buddy Tabor dies at 63

...covered by Canadian band the Undertakin' Daddies.His musical inspirations included Bob Dylan, Hank Williams and John Prine.Friends and supporters organized a fundraiser for Tabor in November, drawing more than 500 people. Tabor, who performed...
The man in the music

...was thinking along the lines of one by Townes Van Zandt, or something from 'Diamonds in the Rough,' the favorite John Prine record for both Buddy and myself ... but then I thought, now it would have to be 'Jesus Loves Me.' Who cannot think...
Songsmith Eaglesmith

...cover a wide swath of musical territory: Bruce Springsteen, Ry Cooder, T Bone Burnett, Steve Earle, Woody Guthrie, John Prine, Del Shannon, Link Wray and even Led Zeppelin. And then there are the combination comparisons, like this one from...
Buddy Tabor and friends to perform Saturday at Resurrection Lutheran Church Juneau and beyond for his songwriting and performing. His musical influences and inspiration include Bob Dylan, John Prine and Townes Van Zandt; he once opened for the latter, and for Nancy Griffith.Tabor said he plays "almost all the...
Muller carries Folk Fest traditions forward

...Collections. On Wednesday, she gave a presentation about the project, performing some folk festival classics such as John Prine's "That's the Way That the World Goes Round," as well as her own songs.Muller said the tapes span from 1978...
Guy Tabor

...and wrote hundreds of original songs. Among his many musical and poetic influences were Bob Dylan, Hank Williams, John Prine, Adrian C. Lewis, Rebecca Lee Yates, Joy Harjo, Sherman Alexie and the King James Bible. His first paid gig was...
The dimming of Juneau's marquee lights

...Boardwalk Boogie is just around the corner. In addition, The Posies are scheduled to play Centennial Hall on May 19, and John Prine is lined up for Aug. 16 at the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. "Juneau does a really good job between all...


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