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Ry Cooder Confirmed For Rare Live Performance On Prairie Home Companion
Published March 13, 2007

Cooder will perform songs from his new album, My Name Is Buddyon March 24 at Town Hall with his band, the New Cardboard Avenue Jaywalkers.

On March 24, Ry Cooder will give a rare live performance at NYC¹s Town Hall, as part of a broadcast of the popular radio program A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. Cooder will perform songs from his critically acclaimed new album My Name is Buddy (Nonesuch/Perro Verde), and be backed by many of the musicians - known collectively as The New Cardboard Avenue Jaywalkers - who contribute to this unique recording: Mike Seeger on banjo, Paddy Maloney of the Chieftains on whistles/pipes, Roland White on mandolin, and Joachim Cooder on drums.