Spotlight on IWMA Award Winner Jim Winters

Host Diana Linn welcomes Western Music Association Award Winner Jim Winters live in the studio for a special day after Thanksgiving show. Winters is the lead vocalist for 3 Trails West.  3 Trails West is comprised of a tight vocal trio/rhythm section backed by a “Cowboy Orchestra” including accordion, fiddle and steel guitar.  Formed in 2006, they are the recipients of the 2011 Crescendo Award from the International Western Music Association.  They have been finalists in the Swing Album of the Year Category for 2014 and 2018.  They were awarded the 2015 “Duo/Group” of the year from the IWMA and also the Academy of Western Artists.  Jim’s solo project, “Yearnin'” just won 2022 Cowboy Swing Album of the Year from the IWMA.

Also planned for this edition of the Tasty Brew are new releases from Grain Thief, Carsie Blanton, Jim Lauderdale, Larkin Poe, Nathaniel Rateliff, Kelley Hunt and more Americana/Roots goodies!

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