Lineup / Schedule

Playing at Brews, Bluegrass & BBQ in 2017

Laurie Lewis

Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands @ 5:00

Laurie Lewis is one of the most acclaimed and accomplished performers on the acoustic-music scene today. A stirring vocalist, gifted songwriter, champion fiddler, and topnotch bandleader, she has won a Grammy and twice been named Female Vocalist of the Year by the International Bluegrass Music Association.

 

 

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The John Dough Boys @ 6:45

The John dough Boys are a ruckus-inducing 5-piece string band from southern Oregon. East meets west, punk meets bluegrass, and rock meets folk, giving birth to a host of fast paced, foot stomping songs about women, beer, and bad decisions.

 

 

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33 String Drive @ 3:15

33 String Drive’s music draws from the hard driving traditions of bluegrass and acoustic Americana, with a healthy dose of original music and arrangements. Their collective résumé as former members of Siskiyou Summit, Foxfire, Swift Pony, Eight Dollar Mountain, Generation Jones, The Mighty Lonesomes, Borderline, The Rogue Valley Bluegrass Boys and One Horse Shy.

 

 

Rainy the Rattlesnakes

Rainy & the Rattlesnakes @ 1:30

Sisters Rainy and Lela Miatke have been singing at bluegrass jams in southern Oregon and northern California for many years. Each of them started playing a stringed instrument at the age of 8, and soon after that they started a band, with their dad Ray backing them up on guitar.

 

 

 


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Creekside Strings @ 12:30

Creekside Strings is an active musical community that encourages kids and parents to participate. The relationships that grow through musical and non-musical connections gently weave music into the fabric of the student’s life. Developed by Duane Whitcomb, the focus of Creekside Strings is learning to play with other people.

 

 

33 String Drive

33 String Drive compressed33 String Drive’s music draws from the hard driving traditions of bluegrass and acoustic Americana, with a healthy dose of original music and arrangements. Their collective résumé as former members of Siskiyou Summit, Foxfire, Swift Pony, Eight Dollar Mountain, Generation Jones, The Mighty Lonesomes, Borderline, The Rogue Valley Bluegrass Boys and One Horse Shy. The band features well known regional musicians Lily McCabe on fiddle, Glenn Freese on guitar, Jeff Jones on mandolin, Rick Nelson on banjo, Peter Koerella on bass and Bob Evoniuk on Dobro - 33 strings, 6 powerful singers and all the bluegrass drive one could ask for.

33 String Drive
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Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands

Laurie Lewis Laurie Lewis is one of the most acclaimed and accomplished performers on the acoustic-music scene today. A stirring vocalist, gifted songwriter, champion fiddler, and topnotch bandleader, she has won a Grammy and twice been named Female Vocalist of the Year by the International Bluegrass Music Association. With nearly 20 solo, duo, and band albums to her credit, she has just released Blossoms (Spruce and Maple Music), a winning collection of originals and covers that explores new territory while remaining true to her beloved Americana roots. Laurie will be performing with her band The Right hands - some of the Bay Area’s best bluegrass musicians.

Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands
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The John Dough Boys

The John Dough Boys croppedThe John dough Boys are a ruckus inducing 5 piece string band from southern Oregon. East meets west, punk meets bluegrass, and rock meets folk, giving birth to a host of fast paced, foot stomping songs about women, beer, and bad decisions. The lineup includes Steve Howell on upright slap bass, Aaron Anderson on drums, Julian Jones on fiddle, Adam Eggelston on guitar, and Jeremy Heady on banjo. Their aggressive live sound is infectious, and is sure to leave anyone who witnesses it wanting more.

The John Dough Boys
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