The Made in Holmfirth evening on Saturday, September 26, will showcase the work of landscape photographer Andy Leader and the music of True North, an Americana and bluegrass band
based in the area.
Earlier, US bluegrass band
members met the Vice Chancellor University of Sindh Prof.
Run by Mick Daly, the Guinness-sponsored event features musicians from the US and the Czech Republic, including the Demolition String Band, Whiskey Deaf, Vanunit, Down And Out Bluegrass Band
, Mons Wheeler Band, Jig Jam, Cup O'Joe and Barefoot Jenny, with more acts to be announced.
Homegrown British talent included new Essex Bluegrass Band
, Longway, Tom Nechville and Guy Rogers, The Morris Boys and Shake the Roots.
Austin-based rocking bluegrass band
Sour Bridges are playing two shows in Eugene this week to promote their newest release.
With songs such as "Pony Up,'' "Don't Talk to Strangers'' and the brisk "Back to the Brookfields,'' bluegrass band
the Stable Hands displays a knack for taking this distinctly classic brand of American music and making it fresh and fun.
Finalists in the BBC Young Folk Awards in 2009, the line-up took third prize in the 2012 European Bluegrass Band
Awards and their addictive mix of folk and bluegrass is a hit on the festival circuit.
Seldom Scene is a new album from Seldom Scene, a talented, Grammy-nominated bluegrass band
whose musical exuberance has remained popular for over four decades.
As part of the concert, the North Carolina Symphony Bluegrass Band
will feature Associate Principal 2nd Violin Jacqueline Saed Wolborsky, Assistant Principal 2nd Violin David Kilbride, Associate Principal Bass Robert K.
Living in New York City, this bluegrass band
has strong Mississippi roots.
Also on the Redefest schedules will be The Ska-Toons of Whitley Bay, Alex & The Wanderband from Cumbria, the North East's own bluegrass band
, The Kentucky CowTippers, the Welsh acoustic duo Honey Fungus, and the Newcastle-based guitarist/musician duo, Jinski.
BLUEGRASS doesn't have a massive following in this country and a bluegrass band
from Birmingham (as in the West Midlands rather than Alabama) sounds even more of a minority musical interest.