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Tom Marshall & Barry Lawson on Atlantic Weekly I, Jan 11



on Atlantic Weekly I

Saturday, January 11, 2014

9 am (est)

Tom Marshall and Barry Lawson will stop by WTJU on Saturday morning, January 11, for a visit with Atlantic Weekly host Sumner Brown.  This talented duo will be performing at Ashland Coffee & Tea on Wednesday, January 22.

Tom Marshall
, a recent Charlottesville transplant by way of Idaho, has been a singer, guitar/mandolin/banjo player, and performer for over fifteen years.  Tom has performed with several acts including Ben Winship, King Street Ramblers (with Pete Sibley), Slip & the Jigs, Screen Door Porch, and Phil Round.  Tom can sometimes be heard hosting a folk or jazz program right here on WTJU.

Barry Lawson has been playing mandolin, guitar, and bass for more than a decade in the Richmond music scene, performing with touring and regional groups including The Honey Dewdrops, Gene & Gayla Mills, Mill Run Bluegrass Band, and The Demijohns.

As a duo, Tom and Barry's repertoire includes originals and covers from the vast terrain of traditional American folk music, bluegrass, country blues, Americana, vintage jazz, and even rock & roll.  The duo describe their music as “amalgamated American music”.

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