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Beau & Luci at the Purple Fiddle

Beau & Luci at the Purple Fiddle

Beau & Luci at the Purple Fiddle, Friday, June 9th 8:30 pm $8 http://www.beauandluci.tv/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=waZFDbB2yls&app=desktop Hailing from the swamplands of Southern Georgia, raised on a heady blend of rock-and-roll and blues and classic country, Beau + Luci mine their rich musical heritage to dream up an extraordinarily timeless sound. On their debut EP, the two […]

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The Ragbirds at the Purple Fiddle

The Ragbirds at the Purple Fiddle

The Ragbirds at the Purple Fiddle, Thursday, June 8th, 8 pm $12 tickets http://www.theragbirds.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LzNNuJxsrG0 Hook-laden pop with a kaleidoscopic array of worldly influences, The Ragbirds exhibit a gleeful disregard for contemporary folk-rock convention. “It’s rare to hear something new and exciting in the realm of folk/roots music, but the careful alchemists of The Ragbirds […]

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Doug Spears FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Doug Spears FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Doug Spears FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle Every Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm the Purple Fiddle offers a free concert! Check out the website or facebook page to see who is featured each week! Home https://www.facebook.com/thepurplefiddle/ Free! http://www.dougspearsmusic.com/index/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QxiTjvX0nLI With sand in his boots and orange blossom honey in his throat […]

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Doug Spears FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Doug Spears FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Doug Spears FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle Every Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm the Purple Fiddle offers a free concert! Check out the website or facebook page to see who is featured each week! Home https://www.facebook.com/thepurplefiddle/ Free! http://www.dougspearsmusic.com/index/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QxiTjvX0nLI With sand in his boots and orange blossom honey in his throat […]

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Joe Teichman FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Joe Teichman FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Joe Teichman FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle Every Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm the Purple Fiddle offers a free concert! Check out the website or facebook page to see who is featured each week! Home https://www.facebook.com/thepurplefiddle/ Free! https://www.reverbnation.com/joeteichman Relatively unheard singer-songwriter that is changing that description fast. Playing all over Texas, […]

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Joe Teichman FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Joe Teichman FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Joe Teichman FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle Every Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm the Purple Fiddle offers a free concert! Check out the website or facebook page to see who is featured each week! Home https://www.facebook.com/thepurplefiddle/ Free! https://www.reverbnation.com/joeteichman Relatively unheard singer-songwriter that is changing that description fast. Playing all over Texas, […]

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Matthew Mills at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Matthew Mills at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Matthew Mills at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle 1 pm – Free! www.purplefiddle.com Free! https://www.listentomatthew.com/ Matthew Mills is a singer/songwriter native to Nashville, TN.

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Matthew Mills at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Matthew Mills at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Matthew Mills at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle 1 pm – Free! www.purplefiddle.com Free! https://www.listentomatthew.com/ Matthew Mills is a singer/songwriter native to Nashville, TN.

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Sparrow Blue at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Sparrow Blue at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Every Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm the Purple Fiddle offers a free concert! Check out the website or facebook page to see who is featured each week! Home https://www.facebook.com/thepurplefiddle/  Free! https://thesparrowblue.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aqyvCWQxgok Sparrow Blue, Acoustic Fiddle and Guitar songwriting duo from Eastern Massachusetts, consists of Katy Boc and Todd Nickerson. Having met in 2014, […]

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Sparrow Blue at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Sparrow Blue at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Every Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm the Purple Fiddle offers a free concert! Check out the website or facebook page to see who is featured each week! Home https://www.facebook.com/thepurplefiddle/  Free! https://thesparrowblue.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aqyvCWQxgok Sparrow Blue, Acoustic Fiddle and Guitar songwriting duo from Eastern Massachusetts, consists of Katy Boc and Todd Nickerson. Having met in 2014, […]

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Kyle Sherman at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Kyle Sherman at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Every Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm the Purple Fiddle offers a free concert! Check out the website or facebook page to see who is featured each week! Home https://www.facebook.com/thepurplefiddle/ Free! http://www.kyleshermansmusic.com/ https://www.youtube.com/embed/FqPXL8O9ry8 Kyle Sherman hails from the musically vibrant Madison, Wisconsin. His debut EP “Carry Me Back” is melodically diverse—drawing from both contemporary (Bon […]

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Johnny Staats and Robert Shafer at the Purple Fiddle

Johnny Staats and Robert Shafer at the Purple Fiddle

$15 http://www.johnnystaats.com/staats-shafer-1 https://www.youtube.com/embed/mOP4phcO3VA https://www.facebook.com/events/1308948215804895/ Guitar flatpicker Robert Shafer along with mandolin player Johnny Staats are two of West Virginia’s most decorated pickers. They’ve both appeared separately on the Grand Ole Opry, and both have won multiple awards for their work on their respective instruments. The duo has recorded numerous CDs together. Though they can be […]

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Kyle Sherman at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Kyle Sherman at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Every Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm the Purple Fiddle offers a free concert! Check out the website or facebook page to see who is featured each week! Home https://www.facebook.com/thepurplefiddle/ Free! http://www.kyleshermansmusic.com/ https://www.youtube.com/embed/FqPXL8O9ry8 Kyle Sherman hails from the musically vibrant Madison, Wisconsin. His debut EP “Carry Me Back” is melodically diverse—drawing from both contemporary (Bon […]

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Tamara Hansson at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Tamara Hansson at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Every Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm the Purple Fiddle offers a free concert! Check out the website or facebook page to see who is featured each week! Home https://www.facebook.com/thepurplefiddle/ Free! http://www.tamarahansson.com/ https://www.youtube.com/embed/XM_6B6JArQo Sydney-born singer/songwriter Tamara Hansson had humble beginnings in her native Australia with a diverse range of music influences. She was inspired by […]

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Tamara Hansson at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Tamara Hansson at the FREE afternoon concert series at the Purple Fiddle

Every Saturday and Sunday at 1 pm the Purple Fiddle offers a free concert! Check out the website or facebook page to see who is featured each week! Home https://www.facebook.com/thepurplefiddle/ Free! http://www.tamarahansson.com/ https://www.youtube.com/embed/XM_6B6JArQo Sydney-born singer/songwriter Tamara Hansson had humble beginnings in her native Australia with a diverse range of music influences. She was inspired by […]

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The Hillbilly Gypsies at the Purple Fiddle

The Hillbilly Gypsies at the Purple Fiddle

The Hillbilly Gypsies at the Purple Fiddle Friday, March 24th at 8:30 pm – $12 http://www.thehillbillygypsies.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LXjHrHFOSIo https://www.facebook.com/events/314999835538251/ Hailing from the beautiful Mountain State of West Virginia, The Hillbilly Gypsies have been making and performing their own brand of old time bluegrass and original mountain music for over a decade! Formed in 2001 from a chance […]

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Marc Harper at the Purple Fiddle

Marc Harper at the Purple Fiddle

Marc Harper at the Purple Fiddle on Saturday, March 18 at 1 pm and Sunday, March 19th at 1 pm -Free! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pOmve8ZHqfc http://www.marcharpermusic.com/ https://www.facebook.com/events/235735480182863/ A native of Baltimore, Maryland, Marc Harper caught the wandering troubadour bug early in life, and has long since given up looking for a cure. Originally trained as a classical pianist, […]

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Marc Harper at the Purple Fiddle

Marc Harper at the Purple Fiddle

Marc Harper at the Purple Fiddle on Saturday, March 18 at 1 pm and Sunday, March 19th at 1 pm -Free! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pOmve8ZHqfc http://www.marcharpermusic.com/ https://www.facebook.com/events/235735480182863/ A native of Baltimore, Maryland, Marc Harper caught the wandering troubadour bug early in life, and has long since given up looking for a cure. Originally trained as a classical pianist, […]

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Rench at the Purple Fiddle

Rench at the Purple Fiddle

Rench at the Purple Fiddle Saturday, March 4 8:30 pm to 11 pm. $12 cover A mixture of Bluegrass and hip-hop! http://renchaudio.com/ http://purplefiddle.com/ Rench is an Emmy nominated, billboard charting musician and producer based in Brooklyn. He has been combining country and hip-hop sounds for more than a decade, including solo material and projects like Gangstagrass. […]

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Elk River Ramblers at the Purple Fiddle

Elk River Ramblers at the Purple Fiddle

The Elk River Ramblers will be at the Purple Fiddle on Saturday, February 25th and Sunday, February 26th from 1 to 3 pm! They will have a new guitarist with them. http://mountainmusictrail.com/the-elk-river-ramblers/ https://www.facebook.com/elkriverramblers/

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Elk River Ramblers at the Purple Fiddle

Elk River Ramblers at the Purple Fiddle

The Elk River Ramblers will be at the Purple Fiddle on Saturday, February 25th and Sunday, February 26th from 1 to 3 pm! They will have a new guitarist with them. http://mountainmusictrail.com/the-elk-river-ramblers/ https://www.facebook.com/elkriverramblers/

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Driftwood at the Purple Fiddle

Driftwood at the Purple Fiddle

Driftwood at the Purple Fiddle on Saturday, February 11th at 8:30 pm – $15 http://driftwoodtheband.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PwfV7eA_3bM https://www.facebook.com/events/323700521341511/ “…combining “holy smokes, didja see that?” instrumentalism with “holy smokes, didja hear that?” lyrics, they’re a fast-rising force to be reckoned with!” – Grass Roots Festival of Music & Dance Carving out a name for themselves with electrifying live […]

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Jan Gillies at the Purple Fiddle

Jan Gillies at the Purple Fiddle

Jan Gillies and the Purple Fiddle on Saturday, February 4th at 1 pm and Sunday, February 5th at 1 pm for a FREE show. Free show! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QIwrc36TCKA http://www.jangilliesmusic.com/ https://www.facebook.com/events/1827324947557209/ Jan Gillies was born in California, grew up in the swamps of Northern Indiana, and spent several years as a sailor crewing research expeditions off South […]

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Jan Gillies at the Purple Fiddle

Jan Gillies at the Purple Fiddle

Jan Gillies and the Purple Fiddle on Saturday, February 4th at 1 pm and Sunday, February 5th at 1 pm for a FREE show. Free show! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QIwrc36TCKA http://www.jangilliesmusic.com/ https://www.facebook.com/events/1827324947557209/ Jan Gillies was born in California, grew up in the swamps of Northern Indiana, and spent several years as a sailor crewing research expeditions off South […]

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David Mayfield Parade at the Purple Fiddle

David Mayfield Parade at the Purple Fiddle

David Mayfield Parade at the Purple Fiddle on Sunday, January 15th at 8:30 pm – $15 http://davidmayfieldparade.net/ https://www.youtube.com/embed/W7wnWkqK_0U https://www.youtube.com/embed/_2HwxsD_R1Q https://www.facebook.com/events/1263066763760391/ The Trongone Band to open “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 […]

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The Woodshedders at the Purple Fiddle

The Woodshedders at the Purple Fiddle

The Woodshedders at the Purple Fiddle on Saturday, January 14th at 8:30 pm – $12 http://www.thewoodshedders.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SHFpsbpuDTQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=98IT5FunK8U https://www.facebook.com/events/1785337895066242/ The Woodshedders are Dwayne Brooke on guitar and vocals, Ryan Mayo on upright bass and piano, Jesse Shultzaberger on drums, and David Van Deventer on fiddle. “We love all kinds of music, so that’s what kind […]

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Twisted Pine at the Purple Fiddle

Twisted Pine at the Purple Fiddle

Twisted Pine at the Purple Fiddle on Friday, January 6th at 8:30 pm – $10 cover http://www.twistedpineband.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6RL7bDrJuw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W2tRRoaZ1nY https://www.facebook.com/events/1880906235529317/ Full of energy and surprise, wit and subtlety, Twisted Pine has quickly become one of the most acclaimed young string bands in the Northeast. Audiences across the US and UK have been drawn to their […]

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Davis Bradley at the Purple Fiddle

Davis Bradley at the Purple Fiddle

Davis Bradley perform a Free afternoon concert at the Purple Fiddle, Friday, December 30th at 1 pm and Sunday, January 1st at 1 pm http://davidbradleymusic.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Davis-Bradley-184336725101094/ https://www.facebook.com/events/150747995399661/

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Davis Bradley at the Purple Fiddle

Davis Bradley at the Purple Fiddle

Davis Bradley perform a Free afternoon concert at the Purple Fiddle, Saturday, December 31st at 3 pm http://davidbradleymusic.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Davis-Bradley-184336725101094/

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Davis Bradley at the Purple Fiddle

Davis Bradley at the Purple Fiddle

Davis Bradley perform a Free afternoon concert at the Purple Fiddle, Friday, December 30th at 1 pm and Sunday, January 1st at 1 pm http://davidbradleymusic.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Davis-Bradley-184336725101094/ https://www.facebook.com/events/150747995399661/

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The Plate Scrapers at the Purple Fiddle

The Plate Scrapers at the Purple Fiddle

The Plate Scrapers at the Purple Fiddle Thursday, December 29th at 8:30 pm – $10 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gsv4w4aSjnA http://www.theplatescrapers.com/ https://www.facebook.com/events/1187537307999758/ As classic as cast iron, as space-age as a flying car! The Plate Scrapers are serving up their own flavor of bluegrass by way of a winding wormhole through folk, jazz, and heavy metal dimensions. So grab […]

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The Stray Birds at the Purple Fiddle

The Stray Birds at the Purple Fiddle

Friday, November 11th 8:30 pm at the Purple Fiddle – $15 https://www.facebook.com/events/490408277831996/ http://thestraybirds.com/ “One of the top ten Folk/Americana albums of 2012.” — NPR Music “Five stars” — John Starling, The Seldom Scene “The Stray Birds left a roomful of jaws dropped in amazement. They are superstars of new folk music.”” — Paige Travis, Tennessee […]

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The Purple Fiddle presents Forlorn Strangers

The Purple Fiddle presents Forlorn Strangers

Forlorn Strangers is a Nashville, TN based Americana quintet, with members hailing from the great states of Florida, Maryland, Pennsylvania & Minnesota. The band is comprised of five songwriters, each having their own distinct sounds & styles that blend into one cohesive voice. Their music is rooted in family harmonies & flavored with guitars, banjo, […]

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The Purple Fiddle presents Aurora Celtic

The Purple Fiddle presents Aurora Celtic

From the hills of West Virginia, Aurora Celtic plays evocative, original and traditional music for guitar, fiddle, Irish flute, whistle, mandolin and tenor banjo that bridges the cultures of Scotland, Ireland and Appalachia. http://www.auroracelticmusic.com/

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The Purple Fiddle presents the Hackensaw Boys with Alex Culbreth to open

The Purple Fiddle presents the Hackensaw Boys with Alex Culbreth to open

With feet firmly planted in the old-time song tradition, hands soiled by the dirt of rock n’ roll and eyes fixed steadily on the future of real country music, the Hackensaw Boys are among the most exciting groups charting new territory in today’s diverse Americana music scene. http://hackensawboys.com/node $15.00

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The Purple Fiddle presents Woody Pines

The Purple Fiddle presents Woody Pines

July 1 @ 8:30 pm Woody Pines $10 If you’re wondering where the music of Nashville troubadour WOODY PINEScomes from, look to the streets. It was on the streets as a professionalbusker that Woody first cut his teeth, drawing liberally from the lost back alley anthems and scratchy old 78s of American roots music, whether […]

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Purple Fiddle presents Blue Yonder

Purple Fiddle presents Blue Yonder

Blue Yonder is a band from Charleston, West Virginia, that takes strands of early country music – from swing to honky-tonk, bluegrass and rockabillly – and weaves them together with award-winning original compositions and a contemporary feel. The group features three seasoned musicians each with distinctive and notable skills: singer and songwriter John Lilly, national […]

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Purple Fiddle presents Streamliner Bluegrass Band

Purple Fiddle presents Streamliner Bluegrass Band

Streamliner Bluegrass Band is a traditional bluegrass-gospel band from Hiawatha, West Virginia. The band was founded in 2015 by Marc Maynard along with his son Chris Maynard. The band features father Marc Maynard on banjo, son Chris Maynard on lead guitar, David Bowling of Lexington, KY on the bass, and Chandler Beavers, of Greenbrier, WV on […]

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Purple Fiddle Presents Banana Express

Purple Fiddle Presents Banana Express

From the moment they take the stage, the four teenage musicians pour out their heart and soul into the songs they sing and the instruments they play, and the love for what they’re doing and the pure, captivating sound of their music is so clear that it could quiet a room holding even the rowdiest […]

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Purple Fiddle presents The Kenny George Band

Purple Fiddle presents The Kenny George Band

Kenny George Band (KGB) is an alt. country, folk, rock group from Aiken, SC. Since 2007, KGB has been building a reputation in the Southeastern United States playing all-manner of venues — able to offer the full, intricate sound of the six-piece, or consolidating to a mellowed duo or trio for more intimate settings.   […]

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The Purple Fiddle presents Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers

The Purple Fiddle presents Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers

The Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers are a four piece string band based out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. They combine a variety of influences ranging from Old-Time, Bluegrass, Country, Jazz, Rock and 1930’s style swing music to create a tight, high-energy sound, complete with heavy grooves, soulful ballads, and extended jams, cherry-topped with well-blended harmony and honest songwriting, […]

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Purple Fiddle presents Humming House

Purple Fiddle presents Humming House

The spotlight on Nashville, with its musical values and timeless traditions, is currently bright. And no band embodies what’s right about 21st century Nashville more completely than the quintet known as Humming House. It’s the way they weave together threads of Music City’s folk, soul, and bluegrass legacies. It’s in the inspirational and revealing songwriting. […]

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The Purple Fiddle presents Johnny Staats & the Delivery Boys

The Purple Fiddle presents Johnny Staats & the Delivery Boys

The Purple Fiddle presents Johnny Staats & the Delivery Boys “Bewitching” – New York Times “Dazzling – USA Today “Astonishing” – Amazon.com Staats’s astonishing mandolin work: it’s incredibly fleet and fluid, boasting clarity, precision, and taste at even the most ridiculous speeds. He’s also a rich, honey-voiced tenor singer, (and) at the very least, his […]

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Barefoot Movement at the Purple Fiddle

Barefoot Movement at the Purple Fiddle

“In the ten years I’ve been going to concerts in the Denver area, I’ve never seen an opener receive an encore. Regardless of conventions, the very talented yet very modest The Barefoot Movement deserved it.” — CU Independent “One of the most promising bands on the bluegrass scene.” — CMT Edge Heartfelt, energetic, and down […]

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Purple Fiddle presents The Hillbilly Gypsies

Purple Fiddle presents The Hillbilly Gypsies

Hailing from the beautiful Mountain State of West Virginia, The Hillbilly Gypsies have been making and performing their own brand of old time bluegrass and original mountain music for over a decade! Formed in 2001 from a chance meeting at the now infamous Wednesday night old time jam in Morgantown, WV; The Hillbilly Gypsies have […]

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Brackish Water Jamboree at the Purple Fiddle

Brackish Water Jamboree at the Purple Fiddle

“Brackish Water Jamboree is an eclectic mix of foot-stomping bluegrass, old-time folk and classic Americana pulled together with a high-energy performance and one extraordinary stage presence. Brackish Water Jamboree is a band that will bring down the house and bring the audience to their feet time and time again.” – Brenda Barkley, Talent Buyer, Tidewater Friends of […]

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After Jack at the Purple Fiddle

After Jack at the Purple Fiddle

After Jack is a musical celebration of togetherness. Named 2014 Americana Vocal Group of the Year by the Appalachian Cultural Music Association, the trio couples a modern sensibility with distinctly old-time energy to blend bluegrass, gospel and folk elements. Combine your most beloved musical memories with a foot-stomping string band and top it off with […]

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Purple Fiddle presents Locust Honey

Purple Fiddle presents Locust Honey

As Locust Honey, Chloe Edmonstone and Meredith Watson bring their experience in Old-Time, Bluegrass, and Pre-War Blues to both their original material and the traditional songs and tunes of the American Southeast.  With a rotating instrumentation of fiddles, open-back and resonator banjos, acoustic and resonator guitars, they set an emphasis on lively arrangements that showcase […]

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The Purple Fiddle presents Colebrook Road

The Purple Fiddle presents Colebrook Road

  Colebrook Road is a 5 piece string band that creates original music through banjo, mandolin, upright bass, guitar, dobro, and fiddle – Colebrook Road achieves a 20th century sound through 21st century songs. They are a group of dynamic performers who bring excitement, introspection and enjoyment to each audience they perform for. The unique […]

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Purple Fiddle presents City Hotel

Purple Fiddle presents City Hotel

The City Hotel was born in Savannah in the summer of 2011. The band has emerged as one of the most engaging acts in Savannah, GA. Melding a love of popular and indie rock music with a traditional bluegrass lineup, the band provides an individual, exciting, and eclectic sound. With a combination of covers from […]

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