In this episode of Dear Green Place, Cindy speaks with Mick Broderick of acclaimed Celtic group Slide. They speak about upcoming shows, including a pair of local Irish festivals, the process of recording the group's newest album, and life outside of music.
Pennsylvanian-based musician Charlie Zahm began playing banjo as a teenager and soon switched to guitar. He became serious about folk music as he got older and began to find his singing voice. Dear Green Place host Cindy Funk spoke with Zahm ahead of an upcoming visit to Ohio. The two discussed Zahm's musical roots including his maritime inspiration, finding a balance between musical and family life and much more.
Charlie Zahm will perform next weekend at the Ohio Scottish Games at Lorain Fairgrounds.
Host highlights features conversations between WYSO Music Director, Niki Dakota and WYSO's volunteer hosts about their programs, how they came to WYSO, etc. This week, Niki chats with Cindy Funk, host of the Dear Green Place. They discuss the roots of Celtic music on the WYSO airwaves and Cindy's love for the genre.
The Dear Green Place airs Saturday afternoons, 3 - 5pm.