Scott Ainslie has been a musician almost all of his life, picking out melodies on the family piano when he was three years old. He came of age during the Civil Rights era and developed an affinity for cross-cultural exchange. He has studied with elder musicians on both sides of the color line, delving into Southern […]
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Cover: $18.00/$16.00 members Riley Baugus represents the best of old time American banjo and song. His powerful singing voice and his expert musicianship place him squarely in the next generation of the quality American roots tradition. Riley first came to music through his family. His father had left his roots in the mountains of North […]
Cover: $18.00/$16.00 members Mark Mandeville and Raianne Richards are clearly inheritors of a timeless legacy, creating music that is both original and evocative of a rich tradition. Blending distinctive voices and a wide range of accompaniment (guitar, harmonica, ukulele, clarinet, penny whistle, electric bass), their songs have been well-received by audiences around the eastern United […]
Cover: $15.00/$13.00 members Music legends Peter Yarrow (Peter, Paul, & Mary) and Tom Paxton lauded Williams as ‘the best guitar player I’ve ever heard’ and ‘one of my (Paxton) all-time favorite pickers.’ It is no cliché to say that his music defies genre labeling, as his style has evolved from a lifetime of musical involvement […]
Sam Frazier‘s music blends emotional and musical complexity with the heart of a rock-n-roller. Originally from Greensboro, he has played guitar with Tornado, Bruce Piephoff, Martha Bassett, Molly McGinn & Laurelyn Dossett and has opened for The Neville Brothers, Joan Armatrading and Root Boy Slim.
When this great band performed for Fiddle & Bow in 2014 they had everyone on their feet by the end of the night. Matuto is a quartet based around the core of Clay Ross on guitar and Rob Curto on accordion. Clay’s virtuosic guitar playing combines the flatpicking prowess of bluegrass legend Tony Rice and […]
John Cloyd Miller is a twelfth generation North Carolina native and the grandson of pioneering bluegrass fiddler Jim Shumate. John’s foundation in traditional bluegrass and old-time Appalachian music coupled with his modern sensibility make him a natural musician and performer. He is well known for his haunting mountain voice as well as his instrumental prowess […]