Tim O'Brien

Tim O’Brien – The Crossing (Ep. 100)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig are celebrating 100 episodes 🎉 of The Back Catalog Listening Party with a very special guest, Grammy-winning songwriter and roots musician Tim O’Brien!! We’re beyond thrilled to have one of our favorite songwriters on the program to talk about his 1999 release The Crossing. 💿🎶

  1. Ireland’s Green Shore
  2. A Mountaineer Is Always Free
  3. Down In The Willow Garden
  4. Lost Little Children
  5. Talkin’ Cavan

Learn more about Tim O’Brien and purchase his music directly:

Liner notes for The Crossing:
Unfortunately, due to legal reasons outside of Tim’s control, his liner notes page is no longer available on his website. However, there is a cached copy available on the Internet Archive here:

Edgar Meyer – American bass player

Altan – Irish band with members featured on album

Pierce Pettis – Songwriter:

Paul Brady – Acclaimed Irish musician:

The Irish in America: Long Journey Home (PBS Mini-series):


Unfortunately, due to legal reasons outside of Tim’s control, this episode is no longer available TO THE PUBLIC*, we’re sorry, it was a really good ONE!

* This episode is still available for our Patreon members, if you’d like to join our community you will have access to this episode and other exclusive content.