After the War
After The War was recorded in Woodstock, NY from May 2007 through December 2008, and is produced by JP Bowersock, recorded by Mark Dann, songs and publishing c/o Blue Flute Music. Musicians: Rod MacDonald, guitar, vocals, harmonica mark dann, bass, electric 12 string guitar, acoustic guitar, octave mandolin jp bowersock, electric and nylon string guitar, bass gary burke, drums pete levin, organ and piano george goehring, piano jay ungar, violin pete clark, violin Vocalists: penny nichols, ruth ungar merenda, david roth, tracy grammer, ellen bukstel, bernie shanahan MacDonald began singing in a Newport, RI waterfront bar while in the US Navy in the early seventies. Subsequently discharged as a conscientious objector, he became one of Greenwich Village's singer-songwriters in the 70s, moved to Florida in the mid-90s, was been named 'best local acoustic artist' by the New Times and 'one of ten magnificent musicians' by the Palm Beach Post. A veteran of the Fast Folk Musical Magazine recording artists while in NYC, he has twenty-one songs in the Smithsonian Folkways collection, and 9 cds. Besides recording and touring, he lectures on music in Florida Atlantic University's Lifelong Learning Program, and is sometimes seen gigging around Delray Beach, FL.