Woodlands Garden, Sunday September 27 2-4 pm!

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This is the sweetest, calmest, most sylvan-Zen-leafy-woodsy gig we play, and we’re delighted to be back this year. The Woodlands Garden is a truly special place – thick…

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Beat the heat – August 14 at Mojo’s in Oakhurst!


Friends, the only thing wrong – the ONLY thing – with the awesome August 15 Barbecue Blues and Bluegrass festival in Decatur is the heat. We’re so pleased…

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Great times at the Red Light

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Thanks to all our loyal fans and new friends who came out to hear a hugely fun show on the last day of February at the Red Light…

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Hello, Smith’s Olde Bar!

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Friends, we had a BLAST at bluegrass brunch Sunday the 18th at Smith’s Olde Bar. They’re carrying on the Big Tex brunch legacy in style, and we appreciate…

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rip big tex

Our favorite bluegrass brunch spot, Big Tex in Decatur, has closed. We had some wonderful times there, and many of you did too. It was a bright spot…

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Hard at work


Friends, we’ve been woodshedding the tunes and enjoying the crisp, fall weather. Perfect for porch picking! Jim, Steve, and Denis enjoyed a trio performance at Woodlands Garden in…

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We’re back, friends!


Fresh from summertime shenanigans. Denis has lots of new insights into bluegrass in Japan, including the loveliest setting for a festival ever in Yakumo, Hokkaido, on a picturesque…

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Here comes summer!

2014 may on the porch

Friends, we’re getting ready for our summer hiatus – Denis is off to Nashville and then Japan for research on Japanese bluegrass, Charlie’s winging his way to the…

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Book successfully released!

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Last weekend, we enjoyed fantastic weather and a great crowd as we helped launch Jonah McDonald’s new book, Hiking Atlanta’s Hidden Forests, out into an eager world.  What a…

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Hiking Atlanta, friends!

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We’re proud to be helping Jonah McDonald celebrate the publication of his new book, Hiking Atlanta’s Hidden Forests.  Did you know they were there?  No, of course you…

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Stone Mountain Bluegrass Festival 2014!

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What a great time this was, friends!  This was a triumphant festival – bouncy houses, lots of local artists displaying wares, sausages and beer, the whole village of…

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Stone Mountain Is Calling You

Folks, Stone Mountain has had a pretty sleepy history – you know how it is for a granitic upwelling.  Frantic liquidity followed by intense crystallization followed by, oh,…

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News and Such

It’s all about new original songs, folks.  We’ve been writing like mad: crackling instrumentals, timely meditations on our changing society, and historically nuanced ditties.  Come give a listen!! Our…

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Miscellaneous Excellence

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The Red Light Cafe, all ready and waiting. This February 28 gig was a blast, friends!  We were joined by Sour Bridges, a wonderful Austin-based bunch of fellas…

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