Here are a few links we think you might enjoy:
Solid Air Records -- these folks brought out both of Kenny's solo CDs
Roots Around the World Agency -- handles the boys' UK bookings
Shetland Folk Festival -- one of our faves
Strawberry Music Festival -- Tom & Kenny's favorite domestic festival
<----Cold Spring Tavern -- unless the boys are on the road, they play here every Sunday
Jimmy's Oriental Gardens -- great watering hole and local S.B. hang (now back in biz.)
Harmonica Links -- piles of links to everything harmonica related
Sage Arts Studio -- most T & K CDs are recorded here
Santa Barbara Blues Society - oldest blues society in the country
Leap Castle - probably the most amazing place we've ever played a concert
Who're You Gonna Call? -- yikes!
Harmonica players -- hundreds of them. Pass the razor blades
Vintage Guitar Magazine -- great article on Kenny
"Underneath the Same Sky" -- video featuring Kenny Loggins 'harp-synching' to Tom's playing
harmonica.com -- nice harmonica site including videos, a blog, lessons, songs, a forum and more...
"Diversity - Surviving as a Professional in the Harmonica Business" -- an article by Tom
Blues World -- everything and anything you might need to know regarding blues
Bluebeat Music -- a great place to shop - say hi to Charlie for us!
Bluegrass West -- Peter Feldmann and pals
Charlie Parker movie -- recently discovered 1950 film w/ Hawk, Prez, Ella, Diz, etc.
Weenie Campbell -- country blues guitar site
Harmonica Masterclass -- from the world's best harp teacher, Dave Barrett
Black Gospel -- fabulous gospel site, with great info and sound samples
Wang Dang Dula -- packed with good stuff
Guitar tablature -- top 100 sites for guitar tab
SPAH -- Society for the Preservation and Advancement of the Harmonica
Kate Rusby - "My Music" -- wonderful BBC documentary on Kate
Peg Leg Sam movie -- check him out
Tom and Kenny at Strawberry -- a bunch of random photos
Picture discs -- interesting look at some rarities
Roots Music Listening Room -- MP3s and more, free
Reg Kehoe & his Marimba Queens -- ya gotta watch this clip!
The earliest solo guitar recordings -- who made them and when?
Belgian yodeler -- Bobbejaan Schoepen
Tom Ball Harmonica Orchestra -- "Nagasaki Sails From Uranus"
Baby Trashes Bar -- trailer for "Las Palmas"
KouqinLinks -- large Chinese-based harmonica links directory
Kindermusik with Shay -- Tom's daughter's Kindermusik program for kids
Guitar history -- a history of the instrument; what more is there to say?
Muddy Waters complete discography -- from Blues and Rhythm magazine
David West -- producer and picker extraordinaire. Also our preferred S.B. recording studio
Antique Radio -- tuning dials
American Federation of Musicians -- the Musicians Union
John Koenig -- great musician and producer of two of our early records
Sarah Jarosz -- "The Tourist"
Larry Iwerks - wildman artist and musician
Tomball, Texas -- hey, Moe Faux! Send Tom his Key To The City!
The World's Worst Records -- enter at your own risk
My Name Is John Daker -- there are no adequate words to describe this performance
Laurel & Hardy -- a rare harmonica scene
Blues Harp Nation - a fine site full of fun harp stuff
The Country Blues - Frank Mathies's excellent site on the 21st Century scene
Sully's Guitar Straps -- Pat Sullivan makes the best we've seen
Ry Cooder & Flaco Jimenez - "He'll Have to Go" -- one of our favorites
Starsandcats - Benefits of Music & Music Education