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In his interview, Tom Powers of Butte describes his relationship with music, his influences as a musician, and his experiences being a musician. He demonstrates playing the bodhran. He discusses the ethnic diversity of Butte neighborhoods and how they are tied together by their respective faiths.
The Gathering: Collected Oral Histories of the Irish in Montana OH-435, Archives and Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
Powers, Thomas E., "Thomas E. Powers interview" (2011). The Gathering: Collected Oral Histories of the Irish in Montana. OH435_061.