GRASSLANDS - THE AWARD WINNING BLUEGRASS BAND OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA!
As the 2013 first place winning band at the 48 Hour Bluegrass Band Showdown in Bakersfield sponsored by the California Bluegrass Association, you are guaranteed to a great time. Their tight vocal harmonies and solid musicianship is what you can look forward to hearing. Will Baird said "You guys stole the show with your tight harmonies and great balance.”
A favorite at bluegrass festivals and private parties, the five member band includes Dave Richardson, former Don Ho musician on banjo, Shelah Spiegel, contest winner on fiddle and vocals, Tim O'Brien, multi-instrumentalist on Dobro and vocals, Jim Cooper, lightning quick on lead guitar and vocals, and Fred Wade, solid rhythm man on bass.
Their vocals set them apart from other groups with their intricate and heartfelt harmonies. Their eclectic mixture of traditional and new Bluegrass, Swing, Country and Rock'N'Roll classics, are all performed in a bluegrass fashion. This exciting band will have you tapping your feet, crying in your beer and mesmerizing you with their music.