Avondale Estates — June 5, 2018 — “Pigtails and Ponies”, a song that was composed by Berné Poliakoff (leader of Back In The Saddle”. has been named Song Of The Week on both Art Of The Song and on Standing “O” Project for the week of June 4 thru 10, 2018. This song will be played on dozens of public broadcasting stations, coast to coast and Alaska. Also, during this same period, the song will be played on the Standing “O” Project’s streaming music service.
Back In The Saddle, and Berné Poliakoff, are extremely honored to have “Pigtails and Ponies” chosen for this special designation. They hope that listeners will be able to access the song live, either at artofthesong.org or standingoproject.com. Broadcast or the song will begin on Monday morning June 4, 2018, and continue thru Sunday evening June 10, 2018. Listeners can specific information about time on artofthesang.org website.
“Pigtails and Ponies” is a very personal song that was written by Berné Poliakoff for her niece, when the was very young. It details the special relationship of young girls to horses and to achieving their dreams in life.
Back In The Saddle announces the special honor of Song Of The Week being presented to Berné Poliakoff, leader of this Western Music band.
Back In The Saddle strives to preserve the music of The Great American West. with live performances and recordings. Seeing the joy that these wonderful songs bring to people of all ages, is a very special experience! “Pigtails and Ponies” appear on “Born To Be Branded” – Back In The Saddle Live at Red Clay Music Foundry. Listeners can download the track, plus several others on this recording at https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/backinthesaddle.
BACK IN THE SADDLE is a Western Music band whose energetic shows delight fans of all ages. They hail from Atlanta, GA. United by their love of the songs of the Great American West, this diverse group of stellar musicians brings humor, fun and great vocal harmonies to this wonderful American musical genre. Their shows include classic Cowboy songs, Western Swing, Movie & TV Western theme songs, originals inspired by the West and even some Tin Pan Alley standards. BACK IN THE SADDLE is always on the lookout for that next great Western song.
Band Members include Berne’ ‘Frenchy’ Poliakoff / Vocals, Guitar, Ukelele – ‘Gallopin’ Gwen Hughes/ Vocals – LA ‘Durn’ Tuten – Vocals, Upright Bass – ‘Mustang’ Micah Cadwell/ Guitar – ‘Tijuana’ Tim Higgins/ Fiddle, Mandolin. On occasion, Back In The Saddle is joined by Matthew ‘Kickin’ Kaminski/ Accordion and ‘Montana’ Marla Feeney – Fiddle.
Great tunes! Beautiful harmonies! Rollicking good fun for all! BACK IN THE SADDLE!
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