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Claire Lynch Band Claire Lynch Band
There were few female role models on the Bluegrass scene in 1973 when Claire Lynch joined a band called Hickory Wind.A native of Kingston, New York, who has lived in Northern Alabama since the age of 12, Claire simply decided she was going to be a Bluegrass singer. After a name change to the Fron...

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Kenny & Amanda Smith Band Kenny & Amanda Smith Band
Winners of the IBMA’s prestigious Emerging Artist of the Year award in 2003, the Kenny and Amanda Smith Band combines gutsy, heartfelt vocals, brilliant instrumental talents and a powerful contemporary sense of song choice and arrangement.From the intense musical and romantic connection bet...

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Dirk Powell Band Dirk Powell Band
Dirk Powell’s vibrant creative energy crosses many boundaries while remaining grounded in his rural Appalachian heritage. His formal musical training and self-expression make him one of the most important artists in America.In addition to acclaimed releases with The Dirk Powell Band and liv...

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Malpass Brothers Malpass Brothers
From Goldsboro, North Carolina, The Malpass Brothers blend their own brand of vintage Country and Gospel music with comic banter between brothers who have shared the microphone with greats such as Hal Ketchum, Willie Nelson and Doc Watson. They play classic Country, Hillbilly, Gospel and Blu...

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Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive – probably the most talked-about and lauded European Bluegrass group of this past decade – has achieved great popularity without diluting or jazzing up this intriguing subgenre on the big Americana music tree.In 2000, Four Wheel Drive’s first album, No Doubt Abo...

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Accousticure Accousticure
Voted Europe’s top Bluegrass band at the European World of Bluegrass Festival (EWOB) in the little Dutch town of Voorthuizen from 1st to 3rd May 2009, Acousticure will be flying the flag for the European Bluegrass community at the International World of Bluegrass Festival in Nashville, Tenn...

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Turquoise Turquoise
If there is a really ‘international Bluegrass band’ it is Turquoise, who joined forces in Paris to emphasise vocals and original material, while utilising fine instrumentalist talents.The members of Turquoise are veterans of Bluegrass, known for their work with Freewheelin’, Blu...

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Foggy Hogtown Boys Foggy Hogtown Boys
The Foggy Hogtown Boys play Bluegrass with solid traditional roots. From Toronto and Ontario, the Canadian five-piece has been winning over an ever-widening audience in their homeland and beyond.The Foggies, as their fans at home call them, have released four critically acclaimed CDs – L...

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Martha Scanlan & Jock Tyldesley Martha Scanlan & Jock Tyldesley
Martha Scanlan’s haunting voice, unique perspective and poetic imagery secured first and second place in the Bluegrass and Country categories at the prestigious Merlefest Chris Austin Songwriting Contest in 2003 for Little Bird of Heaven and Hallelujah.They also helped to gain national a...

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Jeff & Vida Jeff & Vida
Jeff and Vida are from New Orleans and perform original material spanning from Appalachian Bluegrass to Alternative Country.Their live performances showcase Vida’s powerful voice and Jeff’s superb picking on mandolin, guitar and banjo. With ballads that sound like they could have b...

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