To hear Steve Dawson tell it, the thing he needed most to launch his new musical project, a jazz-Americana hybrid band called Funeral Bonsai Wedding, was courage. Dawson had the band name in the back of his mind from seeing those words in a North ... cont.
Byrnes, one of the highest-ranking blues practitioners in the country, is joined by fellow headliners Steve Dawson and Big Dave McLean, all of whom record for Dawson's Black Hen label. Putting together an impressive lineup of solo performers with 10 ... cont.
Rescuing a five-year-old from a burning building was all in a day's work for fireman Steve Dawson, who has just retired after 39 years. Steve served at Great Harwood for 15 years before moving to Preesall Fire Station. Steve, 60, said: “I think at some ... cont.
Steve Dawson, 60, served at Great Harwood for 15 years before moving to Preesall fire station. But he is keeping his role as watch manager firmly in the family – with son Mick following in his dad's footsteps. Steve said: “I was very proud when Mick ... cont.
One of the most underrated songwriters in American music, Chicago-native Steve Dawson has been helming influential rock band Dolly Varden since the early '90s, producing humane and hooky solo records, collaborating with his wife Diane ... cont.
Thanks so much to all the generous people who participated in the Pledge Music campaign for my new Funeral Bonsai Wedding album with Jason Roebke, Jason Adasiewicz, and Frank Rosaly. The Pledge campaign is now closed and ... cont.
Steve Dawson, perhaps best known as the main singer and songwriter for Chicago roots / folk / pop band, Dolly Varden, has put together a new group with three of the city's most revered improvising musicians: Jason Adasiewicz (vibraphone), ... cont.