15 results for tag: Bluegrass
Rooted in the tradition, fearlessly creative, and possessing a bold, dynamic sound, The Slocan Ramblers have quickly become a bright light on the Canadian roots music scene. Returning for their fourth visit to The Bassment, the Ramblers have a well-earned reputation for energetic live shows, impeccable musicianship, and having ...
“Light of touch, fast of wit, copiously imaginative, and a musical scholar of the highest distinction, Toronto mandolin virtuoso pulls out all the stops” Toronto Star
“To call Andrew Collins a master of the mandolin would be putting it mildly.– 4/5 stars"
#1 Canadian artist receiving airplay ...
Folk quintet Union Duke bridges soulful indie-rock with bluegrass
and country, belting out soaring harmonies in three and four parts. Their songs are irresistible with a heartbreak of twang and a bootshake of rock and roll. Union Duke is two-fifths city, two-fifths country, and one-fifth whiskey.
SPONSORED BY THE NORTHERN ...
The Lonesome Ace Stringband brings grit, skill, and abandon to old-time Appalachian folk songs and fiddle/banjo tunes. Band members Chris Coole (banjo), John Showman (fiddle), and Max Heineman (bass) share a deep respect for the roots of the music, a keen sense of innovation to the performance and material, and a passion for ...
Kaitlyn Raitz (cello, vocals) and Ben Plotnick (fiddle, vocals) have played folk, bluegrass
, Appalachian, and string band music with countless artists across North America. Individually, Kaitlyn and Ben have made their respective marks playing everything from jazz to country to classical and everywhere in between. While their ...
Hailing from musically fertile Cape Breton Island, Pretty Archie’s honest, heartfelt writing connects listeners to a saltwater perspective on modern living. Their fun-loving and, at times, heartbreaking blend of blues, country, folk, and bluegrass
has helped the band build a loyal fan base across Canada.
The Lonesome Ace Stringband plays old-time, Appalachian folk songs, and fiddle/banjo tunes. Band members Chris Coole (banjo), John Showman (fiddle), and Max Heineman (bass) share a deep respect for the roots of the music, a keen sense of innovation to the performance and material, and a passion for the sound that transcends ...
Fronted by internationally acclaimed two-time National Banjo Champion Jeff Scroggins, Colorado is a high-energy five-piece bluegrass
band possessing an eclectic range of influences blending second and third generation bluegrass
. The band features award-winning mandolinist/songwriter Tristan Scroggins and Greg Blake’s authen...
Rooted in the bluegrass
tradition, fearlessly creative, and possessing a bold, dynamic sound, The Slocan Ramblers have quickly become a leading light of Canada’s roots music scene. Known for their energetic live shows, impeccable musicianship, and an uncanny ability to convert anyone within earshot into a lifelong fan, The ...
Combining raw talent with a passion and respect for bluegrass
and old-time music, In With The Old is on the way to the top of the North American roots music scene. Band members Ellen Froese, Kasia Thorlakson, and Jaxon Lalonde made their American debut at this year’s Merlefest in North Carolina. Sponsored by CFCR