We enjoyed a fun-filled week at the Thomas Point Bluegrass Festival where we placed second in the Showcase Competition – with featured performances by 2018 winner Beg, Steal Or Borrow, 2013 winner Lonely Heartstring Band and headliners Della Mae! We were thrilled to share the day with so many talented musicians! Thanks to everyone who supported us and to the festival organizers and volunteers – it was a wonderful week!
Another beautiful summer evening at Lakefalls Lodge in Stoddard, NH where we provided some background (and later foreground!) music for a private event.
We enjoyed a beautiful summer evening, playing for a large crowd on the Village Green in Framingham for their Summer Concert Series!
We had a great time playing for a packed house at the Linden Tree Coffeehouse in Wakefield, MA. This stage setup had us feeling right at home! Thanks to Bob Tanner for this photo.
We had fun playing for a lively crowd packed into the Leominster No. 6 Schoolhouse for an evening benefit event featuring bluegrass and fresh strawberry shortcake! Our good friend Rich Gosselin joined us to add some sweet fiddle sounds to this show.
What a weekend we had at the Boston Bluegrass Union’s 34th annual Joe Val Festival!! Good friends, great fun, hot pickin’, tons of workshops, and awesome inspiration on both stages all weekend! Thanks to Bob Tanner for this shot of our Saturday night performance on the Showcase Stage!
We had a mighty fine time playing for our Providence friends at another Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN night at Nick-A-Nee’s!
We had a great time playing two beautiful, fall weekends at Shelburne Farm in beautiful Stow, MA where additional attractions included apple and pumpkin picking, cider and donuts, fresh produce, hay maze, tractor playground, hay rides, lunch options from the applewood grill, and more!
We enjoyed a beautiful, summer evening playing for a large and happy crowd for the Wayland COA’s Summer Concert Series! Many thanks to Bob Tanner for sharing this photo. UPDATE: You can see this entire performance online courtesy of Wayland’s “WayCam” TV at: https://vimeo.com/281526580
Another great Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN night at Nick-A-Nee’s – Providence Phoenix “Best Juke Box” & “Best Dive Bar” Winner! Never a cover, always a good time!
Another fun (and festive!) Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN at Nick-A-Nee’s in Providence, RI!
This year we played a second weekend at Shelburne Farm in beautiful Stow, MA where additional attractions included apple and pumpkin picking, cider and donuts, fresh produce, hay maze, tractor playground, hay rides, lunch options from the applewood grill, and more!
Another beautiful day playing at Shelburne Farm in beautiful Stow, MA where additional attractions included apple and pumpkin picking, cider and donuts, fresh produce, hay maze, tractor playground, hay rides, lunch options from the applewood grill, and more!
Fun Friday evening in Providence at the Still Legal: Apparel for the Next Four Years launch party! Our first modeling gig as well haha!
Another great Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN at Nick-A-Nee’s in Providence, RI. One of our favorite gigs!
Thanks to everyone who came out to Hudson’s Wood Park to spend a beautiful summer evening with us! And thanks to Bob Tanner for sharing this photo!
Beautiful day, beautiful place for a wedding! Congratulations Rachel & Ari! So much fun pickin for y’all!
We enjoyed playing for a friendly and packed room at the Framingham Library last week! Thanks so much to all who came out for the Framingham Library’s Summer Concert Series. Thanks also to Bob Tanner for this photo.
Fun pre-wedding party gig at the Lakeshore Village Resort in Weare, NH! Congratulations Brian and Kelsey!
Another fun Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN at Nick-A-Nee’s in Providence, RI! Thanks to Joanne Rich for sharing this photo!
We were honored to bring some bluegrass to Cape Cod’s Highland House in Truro, MA for a fun wedding. A beautiful place and beautiful people! Congratulations Ryan and Allison!
Another fine farm day at Shelburne Farm! We thoroughly enjoyed celebrating fall with everyone who came out for apple and pumpkin pickin, harvest treats, and a variety of fun activities!
We spent a Saturday in early October taping an episode of the 502 Sessions for Dedham Television! Many thanks to Brian Kerby and his crew for featuring local musicians, and for all of their hard work producing this show! This 1-hour show aired in March 2017 on Dedham Television and also in Brookline, Needham, Wellesley, Westwood, Harpswell ME, Portland ME, Hingham, Oradell NJ and on PACTV! You can see the entire episode at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4OzhHelo62c&feature=youtu.be
Thanks to Consigli Construction for including us in their Smokin’ Barbecue Event! We had a great time, and enjoyed some fantastic Barbecue! Thanks also to the talented Dan Phillips for sharing this photo!
A lovely evening was had by all at Casey Farm for Historic New England’s “Feast for the Farms” event! This evening of cocktails and farm-fresh dinner raised $25,000 to help support the various projects at Casey Farm and nearby Watson Farm.
Thanks to Amanda Ambrose for this photo. More photos here: http://www.historicnewengland.org/events-programs/feast-for-the-farms
Another fantastic Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN at Nick-A-Nee’s in Providence, RI!
We enjoyed playing for an enthusiastic crowd at this year’s benefit for Leominster’s historic No. 6 Schoolhouse!
We had a great time kicking off the Bluegrass on the Bogs festival in Hanson, MA Friday night! We were honored to be one of 24 bands chosen to be a part of the 11th Anniversary celebration weekend. Thanks to all of the sponsors and volunteers who have helped to make this festival possible these last 11 years! Thanks also to Bette Chew for this photo.
We kicked the New Year off right at the Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN! And we were thrilled to have special guest Dan Menzone expertly filling in on the banjo! Another great night at Nick-a-Nee’s in Providence, RI!
Another great night at Nick-A-Nee’s for the Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN! Love how this photo turned out!
A first for us—we played inside Patagonia’s gorgeous flagship retail store on Newbury Street for their Annual Gear Swap Party!
We enjoyed a beautiful fall day at Shelburne Farm in Stow, MA providing an afternoon of bluegrass music for their Apple Harvest Fest! Family-friendly attractions included apple and pumpkin picking, fresh produce, hay rides, pony rides, an applewood grill, and more! Great to see so many folks out enjoying the fall festivities at the farm. Thanks to Robert Tanner for taking and sharing these photos of the band!
Supporting the Stoneham Theatre, Tasting with a Twang featured an evening of hard cider and craft beer tasting, BBQ and comfort food appetizers, live bluegrass music (that’s us!), and cornhole! There was also a Grand Prize Raffle and an array of Silent Auction items. We enjoyed playing our wide range of bluegrass favorites for the packed house at the Beebe Estate in Melrose, MA!
Another Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN at Nick-A-Nee’s. We played for a packed house, and parking lot pickin’ was still in full swing on this beautiful early fall night! Thanks to Renee Hopkins for this image.
We were honored and excited to headline the first annual Ocean State Oyster Festival! Celebrating Rhode Island’s aquaculture industry, the Oyster Fest featured locally sourced oysters, food trucks, local microbrews and wines, restaurant vendors, an oyster shucking contest and, of course, live music! Thanks to the festival organizers and volunteers for making this a fantastic event!
We enjoyed a beautiful summer day playing for the fine folks at the 30th annual Hubbardston Hootenanny. Those folks sure know how to party!
We were happy to join forces with Historic New England at their “Feast for the Farms” benefit on a beautiful Friday evening, bringing the bluegrass to beautiful Casey Farm in Saunderstown, RI for the pre-dinner festivities!
We were honored to bring some bluegrass to the lawns of beautiful Rosecliff Mansion in Newport, RI for a sweet and lovely wedding on Saturday. Martha Stewart Weddings covered this event on their website! Congratulations Steve and Lissy!
Another fun Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN at Nick-A-Nees! And with the advent of spring, we were able to enjoy some parking lot pickin’ between sets! Thanks to Sal Sauco for this image.
What a weekend! We had a great time playing for everyone Saturday at the (sold-out!) Bluegrass on the Bogs festival at Camp Kiwanee in Hanson, MA! We were honored to be one of 25 bands chosen to be a part of the 10th Anniversary celebration weekend! Thanks to all of the sponsors and volunteers who have helped to make this festival possible these last 10 years. We hope to see you there again next year! Thanks also to Elaine Chu for this photo.
What a night! Thanks so much to the many fine folks at Nick-A-Nee’s last night, for your enthusiastic reception, and participation! So great to see folks jump up and dance! Or were you maybe just trying to keep warm? Haha! Either way, it warmed our hearts to see so many folks come out on a bitter cold, mid-week evening to hear some bluegrass! Thanks to Sal Sauco for all he does to make the Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN happen each week, and also for this photo!
We had a great time playing to a beautiful, warm room, jam packed with friendly folks at the Blue Moon Coffeehouse in Rockland, MA Saturday night! Thanks to Cheryl Gardner for this shot, and thanks so much everyone for braving a bitter cold night to come out for some bluegrass!
Another great Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN at Nick-A-Nee’s! We love this this laid back and funky RI institution, where everyone’s welcome—heck, you can even bring your dog!
Thanks kindly to Norm for this shot taken at the Ashland Farmer’s Market last Saturday! And also to the market music coordinators for inviting us to play, to the vendors who kindly sent over food and drink, and for the many passersby who stopped to listen!
Amazing weekend! We had a great time playing Pawtuxet Park on Saturday. The weather couldn’t have been better, and it sure was inspiring to see so many friendly folks come out to enjoy the music! We were honored to be chosen to be a part of the Bluegrass on the Pawtuxet Festival, set in historic Pawtuxet, RI, “America’s Music, on America’s Birthday.” Evening ticketed concerts included Blue Highway and The SteelDrivers! Thanks so much to RIBA and the festival organizers for all of their hard work, and also to Lawrence DeJong for this photo! More shows coming up—stay tuned!
We had a fine time last night at Nick-A-Nee’s! We look forward to playing there again later this year. Thanks to all of you who came out for the Bluegrass tHrOEDOWN, and thanks to Sal Sauco for this photo. Stay tuned for more dates coming up real soon!
We had a mighty fine time Saturday night at Serendipity Cafe in downtown Maynard, MA! Thanks to all who stopped by! Thanks also to Tara Natanson for this photo.
Birth of a band: A couple of the tunes we did at Nick’s last month were captured on video. Thanks Stu!