The Waterboys




The Waterboys band, lead by Mike Scott, is said to defy genre. With influences of Celtic, folk and rock, Scott insists on keeping the band’s songwriting fresh with creative new ideas and explosive instrumentation. In this episode, we learn about the realization of a 20 year dream, as the band performs hits like “The Whole of the Moon” and others.


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On Tour is an Emmy Award winning music and performance program recorded live on location at local venues in and around Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. The On Tour series features regional, national and international artists performing a wide range of musical styles including rock n' roll, R&B, country, jazz, blues, alternative rock, indie, folk and classical. The hallmark of On Tour is the seamless weaving of intimate artist interviews with great performances.


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