As part of
the continuing KMXT Concert Series, we are bringing to town "Brother Mule," a
self-described "blue grass power trio."
Mule will be performing Sunday at 7 p.m. in El Chi's. Tickets are available
there, at The Treasury on the Mall and at the KMXT studios, where special
family-priced packages are also available.
-- (Brother Mule 1 34 sec "There
should be a better story ... anything in particular.")
Winship in the trio is fiddle player Brian Wicklund and stand up bass player
Eric Thorin (two-REEN). The band members all live in different towns, and get
together to record or tour. The band does not have a guitarist:
-- (Brother Mule 2 47 sec "Actually
it's very unusual ... what each one of us is doing.")
of Brother Mule will be conducting a workshop for aspiring musicians on Monday.
Winship says Alaska appears to be a hotbed for growing young bluegrass players:
-- (Brother Mule 3 45 sec "What
I've experienced ... community music.")