Wintergrass friends The Nectar Lounge in Fremont,WA and The Tractor Tavern in Ballard,WA will be featuring quite a few shows over the next few months that will be of interest to the Wintergrass community. These shows will be featuring local, regional and nationally known bluegrass/Americana style bands.
The Nectar Lounge will be featuring Northwest Bluegrass/Americana with Seattle’s Weatherside Whiskey Band, Portland’s The Giraffe Dodgers, Portland’s Renegade Stringband, and San Francisco’s The Creak on Friday March 29,2013. POOR MAN’S WHISKEY performing a bluegrass version of Pink Floyd’s classic tunes in an evening called ” DARK SIDE OF THE MOONSHINE” w/ Left Coast Country / Spare Rib & The Bluegrass Sauce on April 11th. May brings a Mayday Bluegrass Showcase featuring The Giraffe Dodgers, Kendl Winter and the Summer Gold. Monthly the Nectar Lounge also has a unique event KARAOKE-GRASS!! featuring Karaoke Hits performed live in Bluegrass Style feat. Todd & Paisley Gray (of Wintergrass 2013 performers Pickled Okra) and friends…Keep an eye on Nectars website and Facebook page for other acoustic shows.
The Tractor Tavern will be featuring these shows Thurs April 4th Wayward Vessel, Spoonshine. Friday April 5th Shook Twins, Blvd Park,Pocket Panda. Friday May 17th Pokey La Farge . Sat May 25th Wintergrass 2013 performers Polecat ALBUM RELEASE PARTY. Sunday June 16th Wintergrass 2012 performers Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen,The Warren G Hardings.Thurs July 25th Town Mountain
These bands at these venues cover alot of styles of acoustic music. Take a look at these bands on their websites where they have some samples of their music. I am sure no matter your taste of music you will find something you will love!!