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Thursday, May 26
 

4:45pm

The Del McCoury Band Sound Check
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The Del McCoury Band

For more than fifty years, Del McCoury's music has defined authenticity for hard core bluegrass fans as well as a growing number of fans among those only vaguely familiar with the genre. McCoury is something special, a living link to the days when bluegrass was made only in hillbilly... Read More →


Thursday May 26, 2016 4:45pm - 6:00pm
'Grandstand Stage

6:35pm

Elephant Revival
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Elephant Revival

Colorado quintet Elephant Revival draws on Americana, folk and Celtic sounds to craft an entirely original art form that in moments can evoke the modern classical ensemble. Earthy rhythms and eclectic influences are joined by the band’s rich instrumental brew. But eclecticism, though... Read More →


Thursday May 26, 2016 6:35pm - 7:50pm
'Grandstand Stage

8:25pm

The Wood Brothers
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The Wood Brothers

Paradise’ is an album about longing and desire and the ways in which the pursuit of fulfillment can keep it perpetually out of our reach – a concept showcased on the album cover in the image of a mule and carrot. The album is the Wood Brothers’ most sophisticated work to date... Read More →


Thursday May 26, 2016 8:25pm - 9:55pm
'Grandstand Stage

10:25pm

Yonder Mountain String Band
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Yonder Mountain String Band

For nearly 17 years, Yonder Mountain String Band has redefined bluegrass music, expanding the traditional acoustic genre beyond its previously established boundaries by steadily pushing the envelope into the realms of rock n’ roll and improvisation. YMSB has always played music... Read More →


Thursday May 26, 2016 10:25pm - 11:55pm
'Grandstand Stage

12:15am

Fruition
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Fruition

Sharing a common love of music and life on the road, Fruition were originally brought together by the lure of adventure. For the last six years, the Portland, Ore. string infused quintet has racked up the miles playing sold out shows in their adopted hometown and garnering new fans... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 12:15am - 1:20am
Music Hall Stage

1:45am

The Infamous Stringdusters feat. Nicki Bluhm
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The Infamous Stringdusters feat. Nicki Bluhm

The Infamous StringdustersTradition and innovation provide the interlocking roots of bluegrass and its descendents, a lively dance of elements skipping comfortably from ancient jigs to radio ditties to spacious experimentation. THE INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS joyously embody and carry... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 1:45am - 3:30am
Music Hall Stage
 
Friday, May 27
 

10:15am

Mipso
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Mipso

When Mipso’s 2013 debut, Dark Holler Pop, rose to #8 on Billboard’s Bluegrass charts, the success surprised a lot of people – Mipso’s four members included. “Well, we didn’t know so many people would buy it,” laughs mandolin player Jacob Sharp, “and we definitely... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 10:15am - 11:15am
'Potomac Stage

10:45am

Grand Ole’ Ditch
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Grand Ole’ Ditch

Grand Ole' Ditch is all about having some new fun with that old Appalachian sound. They began as a home-brewed bluegrass band out of the mountain town of Cumberland MD, deriving their name from an important piece of Western Maryland history: the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. The Canal... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 10:45am - 11:45am
Music Hall Stage

11:00am

Joe Craven & The Sometimers
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Joe Craven & The Sometimers

Joe Craven and The Sometimers featuring Bruce MacMillan and Jonathan Stoyanoff, have created a “no genre left behind” policy of music making while leaping from a springboard of Americana. A 35 year veteran in the music biz, Joe comes impressively credentialed and the 3 of them... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 11:00am - 12:15pm
'Grandstand Stage

11:45am

Driftwood
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Driftwood

The energy of rock n’ roll is impossible to categorize – mercurial, specific to its beholder and profoundly reflective. Formed in 2005, the band spent four years playing just about anywhere they could. “We just wanted to be able to play for any crowd and turn heads,” says... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 11:45am - 12:45pm
'Potomac Stage

12:15pm

Mipso
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Mipso

When Mipso’s 2013 debut, Dark Holler Pop, rose to #8 on Billboard’s Bluegrass charts, the success surprised a lot of people – Mipso’s four members included. “Well, we didn’t know so many people would buy it,” laughs mandolin player Jacob Sharp, “and we definitely... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 12:15pm - 1:30pm
Music Hall Stage

12:45pm

Steve Poltz
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Steve Poltz

To suggest that Steve Poltz isn’t normal is about as safe a statement as one could make. You would basically require the powers of the Hubble space telescope to locate Steve Poltz from any region of normalcy. For music fans on both sides of the equator, this is a very good thing... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 12:45pm - 2:00pm
'Grandstand Stage

1:15pm

Pert Near Sandstone
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Pert Near Sandstone

Take old time music off the back porch, throw out the hillbilly reputation, and put it in the hands of a group of guys that like to work hard and play even harder.Pert Near Sandstone rejuvenates American string band music with raw energy; they play tightly-crafted original material... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 1:15pm - 2:30pm
'Potomac Stage

2:00pm

The Lil’ Smokies
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The Lil’ Smokies

With their roots submerged in the thick buttery mud of traditional bluegrass, The Lil’ Smokies have sonically blossomed into a leading player in the progressive acoustic sphere, creating a new and wholly unique, melody driven sound of their own. The quintet, from Missoula, MT, has... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Music Hall Stage

2:30pm

Fruition
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Fruition

Sharing a common love of music and life on the road, Fruition were originally brought together by the lure of adventure. For the last six years, the Portland, Ore. string infused quintet has racked up the miles playing sold out shows in their adopted hometown and garnering new fans... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 2:30pm - 3:45pm
'Grandstand Stage

3:00pm

The Railsplitters
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The Railsplitters

Fresh off the success of their first album, and taking first place in Rockygrass’ Best New Band Competition, Colorado natives THE RAILSPLITTERS got busy touring the US, meeting wider audiences, and of course, spending hours in the tour van! As you can imagine from five members traveling... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 3:00pm - 4:15pm
'Potomac Stage

3:45pm

Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen
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Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen

With their latest release Cold Spell landing a 2015 GRAMMY Nomination for Best Bluegrass Album followed by an eight award sweep at the 2015 WAMMIES, Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, IBMA's 2014 Instrumental Group of the Year, can't slow down! Since Frank Solivan left the cold climes... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 3:45pm - 5:00pm
Music Hall Stage

4:15pm

Jerry Douglas Presents The Earls of Leicester
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Jerry Douglas Presents The Earls of Leicester

The Grammy© and IBMA award-winning band The Earls of Leicester encompasses dobro great Jerry Douglas plus acclaimed writer, producer, and solo artist Shawn Camp on lead vocals and guitar, renowned Nashville banjoist Charlie Cushman on banjo and guitars, second-generation fiddle phenom... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 4:15pm - 5:30pm
'Grandstand Stage

4:45pm

Sierra Hull
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Sierra Hull (Artist at Large)

Sierra Hull, the singer and mandolinist and former child prodigy who signed with Rounder at age 13, and distinguished herself by becoming the first bluegrass musician to receive a Presidential Scholarship to the prestigious Berklee College of Music, has announced the release of her... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 4:45pm - 6:00pm
'Potomac Stage

5:30pm

Larry Sparks & The Lonesome Ramblers
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Larry Sparks & The Lonesome Ramblers

Larry Sparks is a dedicated leader for bluegrass music. Larry is among the most widely-known and respected touring musicians in bluegrass and gospel music today. Larry began his career in the mid-1960”s as guitarist with the Stanley Brothers and later became lead vocalist for Ralph... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Music Hall Stage

6:00pm

The Infamous Stringdusters feat. Nicki Bluhm
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The Infamous Stringdusters feat. Nicki Bluhm

The Infamous StringdustersTradition and innovation provide the interlocking roots of bluegrass and its descendents, a lively dance of elements skipping comfortably from ancient jigs to radio ditties to spacious experimentation. THE INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS joyously embody and carry... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 6:00pm - 7:15pm
'Grandstand Stage

6:30pm

Elephant Revival
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Elephant Revival

Colorado quintet Elephant Revival draws on Americana, folk and Celtic sounds to craft an entirely original art form that in moments can evoke the modern classical ensemble. Earthy rhythms and eclectic influences are joined by the band’s rich instrumental brew. But eclecticism, though... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 6:30pm - 7:45pm
'Potomac Stage

7:45pm

The Del McCoury Band
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The Del McCoury Band

For more than fifty years, Del McCoury's music has defined authenticity for hard core bluegrass fans as well as a growing number of fans among those only vaguely familiar with the genre. McCoury is something special, a living link to the days when bluegrass was made only in hillbilly... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 7:45pm - 9:15pm
'Grandstand Stage

10:00pm

Tedeschi Trucks Band
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Tedeschi Trucks Band

Formed in 2010 with a spirit of adventure that saw Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks shelve their equally successful solo careers, Tedeschi Trucks Band, a 12-piece tour-de-force, has quickly become the vanguard of modern roots music. Driven by Trucks, #16 of the top 100 Guitarists of... Read More →


Friday May 27, 2016 10:00pm - 11:55pm
'Grandstand Stage

12:15am

Horseshoes & Hand Grenades
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Horseshoes & Hand Grenades

In 2010, the five Wisconsinites that make up Horseshoes & Hand Grenades found themselves in a living room in the college town of Stevens Point, WI, holding acoustic instruments and enjoying a hodgepodge of fermented beverages. Music and revelry ensued that evening and, while many... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 12:15am - 1:20am
Music Hall Stage

1:45am

Yonder Mountain String Band
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Yonder Mountain String Band

For nearly 17 years, Yonder Mountain String Band has redefined bluegrass music, expanding the traditional acoustic genre beyond its previously established boundaries by steadily pushing the envelope into the realms of rock n’ roll and improvisation. YMSB has always played music... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 1:45am - 3:30am
Music Hall Stage
 
Saturday, May 28
 

10:15am

The Lil’ Smokies
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The Lil’ Smokies

With their roots submerged in the thick buttery mud of traditional bluegrass, The Lil’ Smokies have sonically blossomed into a leading player in the progressive acoustic sphere, creating a new and wholly unique, melody driven sound of their own. The quintet, from Missoula, MT, has... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 10:15am - 11:30am
'Potomac Stage

11:00am

Hot Club of Cowtown
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Hot Club of Cowtown

“The interplay is as sleek as ever.” – The Times (London) “The hot jazz is what Hot Club do best, and this is a staggering return to form for the band I once said I could listen to forever. That still stands.” – Country Music People You’d think a band from Austin... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 11:00am - 12:00pm
'Grandstand Stage

11:45am

Re-Making Music with Joe Craven & The Sometimers
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Joe Craven & The Sometimers

Joe Craven and The Sometimers featuring Bruce MacMillan and Jonathan Stoyanoff, have created a “no genre left behind” policy of music making while leaping from a springboard of Americana. A 35 year veteran in the music biz, Joe comes impressively credentialed and the 3 of them... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 11:45am - 1:00pm
Music Hall Stage

12:00pm

The Brothers Comatose
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The Brothers Comatose

Their fans keep time with chopsticks, bounce around an inflated alligator, and shout the words to ‘The Scout’. The band shimmies to the stage floor in rhythm, brings out a friend to sing ‘White Rabbit’, and generally creates joyous mayhem. The Brothers Comatose, from San Francisco... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 12:00pm - 1:15pm
'Potomac Stage

12:30pm

The Dustbowl Revival
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The Dustbowl Revival

The Dustbowl Revival is a Venice Beach, CA - based American roots orchestra with eight full-time members. Known for their free-flowing sets that often spill off the stage - they play it all - bluegrass, hot jazz, pre-war blues, southern soul and a good dose of New Orleans funk, mashing... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm
'Grandstand Stage

1:30pm

The Railsplitters
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The Railsplitters

Fresh off the success of their first album, and taking first place in Rockygrass’ Best New Band Competition, Colorado natives THE RAILSPLITTERS got busy touring the US, meeting wider audiences, and of course, spending hours in the tour van! As you can imagine from five members traveling... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Music Hall Stage

1:45pm

Horseshoes & Hand Grenades
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Horseshoes & Hand Grenades

In 2010, the five Wisconsinites that make up Horseshoes & Hand Grenades found themselves in a living room in the college town of Stevens Point, WI, holding acoustic instruments and enjoying a hodgepodge of fermented beverages. Music and revelry ensued that evening and, while many... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 1:45pm - 3:00pm
'Potomac Stage

2:00pm

Aoife O’Donovan
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Aoife O’Donovan

Aoife O’Donovan’s sophomore album, “In the Magic Hour” — produced by Tucker Martine (The Decemberists, Neko Case) and out Jan. 22, 2016 via Yep Roc Records — is a 10-song album full of the singer’s honeyed vocals mixed with gauzy, frictionless sounds: splashing cymbals... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 2:00pm - 3:15pm
'Grandstand Stage

3:15pm

The Broomestix
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The Broomestix

Eleven young men and a girl—The Broomestix are an R&B/Soul/Funk/Pop group out of the Nashville area; an exceptional group of musicians with a stand-out vocalist, whose sound engages their audiences with irresistible rhythms and provides a unique introduction to emerging, right-now... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Music Hall Stage

3:30pm

Steve Poltz
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Steve Poltz

To suggest that Steve Poltz isn’t normal is about as safe a statement as one could make. You would basically require the powers of the Hubble space telescope to locate Steve Poltz from any region of normalcy. For music fans on both sides of the equator, this is a very good thing... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 3:30pm - 4:45pm
'Potomac Stage

3:45pm

Sam Bush Band
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Sam Bush Band

Grammy Award winning multi-instrumentalist Sam Bush doesn't seem old enough to be a musical legend. And he's not. But he is. Alternately known as the King of Telluride and the King of Newgrass, Bush has been honored by the Americana Music Association and the International Bluegrass... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 3:45pm - 5:15pm
'Grandstand Stage

5:00pm

Pert Near Sandstone
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Pert Near Sandstone

Take old time music off the back porch, throw out the hillbilly reputation, and put it in the hands of a group of guys that like to work hard and play even harder.Pert Near Sandstone rejuvenates American string band music with raw energy; they play tightly-crafted original material... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Music Hall Stage

5:15pm

The HillBenders
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The HillBenders

“Ever since I was a young boy I played the silver ball” Maybe not your standard bluegrass lyric, but a line known by all the world from the biggest rock opera of all time, The Who’s Tommy. 45 years after its original release, this classic of classic rock has now been fully... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 5:15pm - 6:30pm
'Potomac Stage

6:00pm

Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers
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Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers

Almost three decades after winning a Grammy for Best New Artist and launching one of contemporary music’s most diverse careers, Bruce Hornsby still makes joyful noise as he discovers clever and expansive ways to chronicle dynamic musical snapshots of his often generously collaborative... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm
'Grandstand Stage

7:00pm

Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen
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Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen

With their latest release Cold Spell landing a 2015 GRAMMY Nomination for Best Bluegrass Album followed by an eight award sweep at the 2015 WAMMIES, Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, IBMA's 2014 Instrumental Group of the Year, can't slow down! Since Frank Solivan left the cold climes... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 7:00pm - 8:15pm
'Potomac Stage

8:15pm

Railroad Earth
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Railroad Earth

There’s a great scene in The Last Waltz – the documentary about The Band’s final concert – where director Martin Scorsese is discussing music with drummer/singer/mandolin player Levon Helm. Helm says, “If it mixes with rhythm, and if it dances, then you’ve got a great... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 8:15pm - 9:45pm
'Grandstand Stage

10:15pm

The Travelin’ McCourys
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The Travelin’ McCourys

The Travelin’ McCourys do not stand still. They are on the road—and online—entertaining audiences with live shows that include some of the best musicians and singers from all genres. It’s always different, always exciting, and always great music. No other band today has the... Read More →


Saturday May 28, 2016 10:15pm - 11:55pm
'Grandstand Stage

12:15am

Cabinet
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Cabinet

Some of the best parties are the ones that weren't even supposed to occur. Two or three friends lazily enjoy each other’s company, then another two or three join the impromptu festivities. Jokes are cracked, drinks are guzzled, and the next thing you know, it’s 3 a.m. Celebration... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 12:15am - 1:20am
Music Hall Stage

1:45am

Greensky Bluegrass
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Greensky Bluegrass

“There’s this great duality to our band,” reflects Greensky Bluegrass mandolinist, vocalist, and songwriter Paul Hoffman. “We’re existing in a few different places at once: we’re a bluegrass band and a rock band, we’re song-driven and interested in extended improvisation... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 1:45am - 3:30am
Music Hall Stage
 
Sunday, May 29
 

10:45am

The Brothers Comatose
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The Brothers Comatose

Their fans keep time with chopsticks, bounce around an inflated alligator, and shout the words to ‘The Scout’. The band shimmies to the stage floor in rhythm, brings out a friend to sing ‘White Rabbit’, and generally creates joyous mayhem. The Brothers Comatose, from San Francisco... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 10:45am - 12:00pm
'Grandstand Stage

11:45am

Grand Ole’ Ditch
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Grand Ole’ Ditch

Grand Ole' Ditch is all about having some new fun with that old Appalachian sound. They began as a home-brewed bluegrass band out of the mountain town of Cumberland MD, deriving their name from an important piece of Western Maryland history: the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. The Canal... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 11:45am - 12:45pm
'Potomac Stage

12:00pm

Joe Craven & The Sometimers
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Joe Craven & The Sometimers

Joe Craven and The Sometimers featuring Bruce MacMillan and Jonathan Stoyanoff, have created a “no genre left behind” policy of music making while leaping from a springboard of Americana. A 35 year veteran in the music biz, Joe comes impressively credentialed and the 3 of them... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Music Hall Stage

12:30pm

Rock My Soul Feat. The Fairfield Four and The McCrary Sisters
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Rock My Soul Feat. The Fairfield Four and The McCrary Sisters

Nashville quartet The Fairfield Four have been the foremost proponents of the African American a cappella gospel quartet tradition since 1921, passing the torch from generation to generation and maintaining their seamless and unmistakable blend. The Four had a resurgence in popularity... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 12:30pm - 1:45pm
'Grandstand Stage

1:15pm

Hot Club of Cowtown
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Hot Club of Cowtown

“The interplay is as sleek as ever.” – The Times (London) “The hot jazz is what Hot Club do best, and this is a staggering return to form for the band I once said I could listen to forever. That still stands.” – Country Music People You’d think a band from Austin... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 1:15pm - 2:30pm
'Potomac Stage

1:30pm

The McCoury Family
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The McCoury Family

Del's older brother G.C. introduced him to bluegrass when he was 11 years old through a Flatt & Scruggs album.  His younger brother Jerry McCoury played bass and was an integral part of Del's band, The Dixie Pals, for many years.  Del, G.C., Jerry, and the Del McCoury Band performing... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Music Hall Stage

2:15pm

Cabinet
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Cabinet

Some of the best parties are the ones that weren't even supposed to occur. Two or three friends lazily enjoy each other’s company, then another two or three join the impromptu festivities. Jokes are cracked, drinks are guzzled, and the next thing you know, it’s 3 a.m. Celebration... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 2:15pm - 3:30pm
'Grandstand Stage

3:00pm

The Broomestix
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The Broomestix

Eleven young men and a girl—The Broomestix are an R&B/Soul/Funk/Pop group out of the Nashville area; an exceptional group of musicians with a stand-out vocalist, whose sound engages their audiences with irresistible rhythms and provides a unique introduction to emerging, right-now... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 3:00pm - 4:15pm
'Potomac Stage

3:15pm

Dale Ann Bradley
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Dale Ann Bradley

Dale Ann Bradley was born and raised in the coal fields of Kentucky. She fell in love with Bluegrass music as an early teen and was determined to pursue her dreams in spite of religious restrictions and a very rural upbringing. Her first musical outlet was a regional band called Backporch... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Music Hall Stage

4:00pm

O’Connor Band feat. Mark O’Connor
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O’Connor Band feat. Mark O’Connor

GRAMMY-winning violinist and composer Mark O’Connor is “One of the most talented and imaginative artists working in music — any music — today.”- The Los Angeles Times A product of America’s rich aural folk tradition as well as classical music, Mark O’Connor’s creative... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm
'Grandstand Stage

4:45pm

The Dustbowl Revival
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The Dustbowl Revival

The Dustbowl Revival is a Venice Beach, CA - based American roots orchestra with eight full-time members. Known for their free-flowing sets that often spill off the stage - they play it all - bluegrass, hot jazz, pre-war blues, southern soul and a good dose of New Orleans funk, mashing... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 4:45pm - 6:00pm
'Potomac Stage

5:00pm

Dre and The DelFest Collective
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Dre and The DelFest Collective

Part of the DelFest extended family (and a proud member of the Pale Ale Army), Dre Anders brings us a blend of her Swedish heritage with Soulful Americana and Contemporary Folk sounds...dubbed "Soulful Folk". In the vein of Snarky Puppy and The Everyone Orchestra, Dre's Collective... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Music Hall Stage

6:00pm

Keller Williams
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Keller Williams

Those who’ve followed Keller Williams’ recording career to date know that he has given each of his albums a single-syllable title: FREEK, BUZZ, SPUN, BREATHE, LOOP, LAUGH, HOME, DANCE, STAGE, GRASS, DREAM, TWELVE, LIVE, ODD, THIEF, KIDS, BASS, PICK, FUNK, and most recently, VAPE... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm
'Grandstand Stage

6:30pm

Henhouse Prowlers
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Henhouse Prowlers

Eleven years in the making, Chicago’s Henhouse Prowlers have built a reputation for hard work and non-stop touring, playing music inspired by the roots of bluegrass while branching out into a sound uniquely their own. From lightning fast picking, to sentimental ballads—playing... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 6:30pm - 7:45pm
'Potomac Stage

8:15pm

The Del McCoury Band
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The Del McCoury Band

For more than fifty years, Del McCoury's music has defined authenticity for hard core bluegrass fans as well as a growing number of fans among those only vaguely familiar with the genre. McCoury is something special, a living link to the days when bluegrass was made only in hillbilly... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 8:15pm - 9:45pm
'Grandstand Stage

10:15pm

Greensky Bluegrass
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Greensky Bluegrass

“There’s this great duality to our band,” reflects Greensky Bluegrass mandolinist, vocalist, and songwriter Paul Hoffman. “We’re existing in a few different places at once: we’re a bluegrass band and a rock band, we’re song-driven and interested in extended improvisation... Read More →


Sunday May 29, 2016 10:15pm - 11:55pm
'Grandstand Stage

12:15am

The HillBenders Present The Who's Tommy: A Bluegrass Opry
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The HillBenders

“Ever since I was a young boy I played the silver ball” Maybe not your standard bluegrass lyric, but a line known by all the world from the biggest rock opera of all time, The Who’s Tommy. 45 years after its original release, this classic of classic rock has now been fully... Read More →


Monday May 30, 2016 12:15am - 1:20am
Music Hall Stage

1:45am

The Travelin’ McCourys Sunday Sendoff feat. Keller Williams
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Keller Williams

Those who’ve followed Keller Williams’ recording career to date know that he has given each of his albums a single-syllable title: FREEK, BUZZ, SPUN, BREATHE, LOOP, LAUGH, HOME, DANCE, STAGE, GRASS, DREAM, TWELVE, LIVE, ODD, THIEF, KIDS, BASS, PICK, FUNK, and most recently, VAPE... Read More →
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The Travelin’ McCourys

The Travelin’ McCourys do not stand still. They are on the road—and online—entertaining audiences with live shows that include some of the best musicians and singers from all genres. It’s always different, always exciting, and always great music. No other band today has the... Read More →


Monday May 30, 2016 1:45am - 3:30am
Music Hall Stage