John McEuen & the String Wizards present: Will the Circle be Unbroken featuring Les Thompson; Bass/Vocals, Matt Cartsonis; Mandola & Guitar/Vocals, John Cable: Guitar/Vocals.
Points of Interest (in no particular order.)
A Nitty Gritty Dirt Band founding member (1966); in 2015 they were inducted in to the Colorado Music Hall of Fame. October of 2017, at the conclusion of their 50th year tour, due to growing demand John left the band to pursue his own tour dates and projects.
The Life I’ve Picked on Chicago Review Press was been #1 on Amazon’s country book charts for its first 5 weeks, and is in its 2nd printing with ALL 5 star reviews.
In 1971 McEuen initiated what Rolling Stone called “The most important record to come out of Nashville” and what the 2004 ZAGAT survey called “the most important record in country music” – Will the Circle Be Unbroken – named by CMT one of the 40 most important albums Country Music; inducted into the Library of Congress in 2004 and the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2011 as an historic recording.
Made in Brooklyn - Produced by John , with 6 original cuts and gems from his roots of music features David Bromberg, John Cowan, Matt Cartsonis, John Carter Cash, Steve Martin, Andy Goessling, David Amram, Martha Redbone, and Jay Ungar. Made in Brooklyn on Chesky Records (Sept./2016) was honored with Stereophile Magazine’s Record of the Month! March of 2018 it was noted as Best Americana Album by the Independent Music Awards.