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From introspective ballads to high-energy crowd-pleasers, Time Sawyer’s songs land in that rootsy sweet spot where folk, alt-country, and rock gather for a good time. “Mature and Masterful.” — Creative Loafing

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Redleg Husky is a country, bluegrass, and blues duo based in Asheville, North Carolina. “There is no denying the talent that overflows as soon as Redleg Husky hits the stage.” -High Country Press

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The super 80’s bluegrass hits machine. Think Rocky IV, Cyndi Lauper, Toto, ZZ Top, Aha and Dire Straits played with banjo, bass, mandolin, dobro, fiddle and high lonesome vocals.

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Redleg Husky is a country, bluegrass, and blues duo based in Asheville, North Carolina. “There is no denying the talent that overflows as soon as Redleg Husky hits the stage.” -High Country Press

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“The quick-fingered Jason Ring is known as a man who can jam hard on anything with strings. Known around (Virginia) as a one-man, country-bluegrass-blues band, Jason Ring improvises fiery, intricate loops on the guitar, banjo, mandolin, dobro, and bass.”

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“Acoustic, beardy goodness.” —American Songwriter “…a dynamic combination of music and comedy worthy of a traveling vaudeville act” – The Boston Globe “…the wild man of Americana!” -The Independent “A massively skilled picker and singer...

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“The quick-fingered Jason Ring is known as a man who can jam hard on anything with strings. Known around (Virginia) as a one-man, country-bluegrass-blues band, Jason Ring improvises fiery, intricate loops on the guitar, banjo, mandolin, dobro, and bass.”

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Blending bluegrass and hip-hop may not seem like a likely recipe for success. But don’t tell that to Rench, the mastermind behind the Emmy-nominated bluegrass/hip-hop outfit Gangstagrass.

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* 2013 Kerrville New Folk Finalist * 2013 Best New Artist – Radio Crystal Blue, Philadelphia, PA Described by Buffalo News critic Jeff Miers as having “a journalist’s eye for detail and poet’s ear for the well-turned observation”.

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Sweet pedal steel rings through his sound, mixed in with rich vocal harmonies and songs that look to the hard truths of a working man’s life as much as to the vagaries of love.