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High Mountain Road

This local San Diego band features a mix of traditional and contemporary bluegrass to their ever-expanding audience. This five-piece group combines hard-driving instrumental style with unique vocals. https://www.facebook.com/HighMountainRoad/ Yukon Jack Lohman – guitar, vocals; B.K. Nicholson – mandolin, vocals; Dan Sankey – fiddle, vocals; Brent Gutzwiller – banjo, vocals; Tad VanAllen – bass

Hot October

With their debut album receiving notable acclaim, this acoustic quintet is already making waves as one of the few true crossover bluegrass bands. Recent main stage performances at the Northwest String Summit, Mateel Summer Arts Festival, and Topanga Banjo Fiddle Contest have cemented Hot October as a SoCal favorite. While it might not be that […]

Bluegrass Brethren

In 1977, three men from Long Beach, Don Anderson, Craig Furlong and Tim Bryant were leading music in their adult church class. It was their custom to invite someone, once a month, to do special music there. After a few months, the three thought “why don’t we work up some music for class and be […]

Clinton Davis String Band

Clinton Davis is an old-time folk musician based in San Diego. A fifth-generation Kentuckian, Davis grew up in Carroll County with faint residues of old-time music lingering in the air and in his family’s past. He currently performs on guitar, banjo, fiddle, harmonica, mandolin, and piano. He has performed at folk festivals across the country […]