Stringtown Pickers

Stringtown Pickers

BandAmericanaBluegrass

The Stringtown Pickers are the musical definition of Americana. With a style consisting of several different genres of music including blues, rock, reggae, jazz, and zydeco, Stringtown weaves an acoustical stew of bluegrass, newgrass, and jamgrass topped off with soothing multi part harmonies.

Biography

Who are the Stringtown Pickers? The Stringtown Pickers are the musical definition of Americana. With a style consisting of several different genres of music including blues, rock, reggae, jazz, and zydeco, Stringtown weaves an acoustical stew of bluegrass, newgrass, and jamgrass topped off with soothing multi part harmonies that are sure to please the most sensitive of critic’s ears. While their high energy jam-based performances have earned them a rabid following, they like to keep their shows light-hearted and are guaranteed to surprise with some of their choices of cover arrangements. When you think you’ve heard it all they come back at you with something from their endless library of custom made originals for a well balanced show that will fit a wide variety of musical tastes.

The Stringtown Pickers have been together in one form or another since 1999 and have been blessed to perform with many of our musical mentors and friends. Some of those performers include:

Bela Fleck Acoustic Trio, Alison Krauss, The Del McCoury Band, Dickey Betts and Great Southern, Peter Rowan & the Tony Rice Quartet featuring Bryn Bright & Sharon Gilchrist, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, Bernie Worrell and the Woo Warriors, Hayseed Dixie, Rob Wasserman, The Funky Meters, The Jazz Mandolin Project, Buddy Miller Band, Drew Emmitt Band, The Reverend Jeff Mosier, The Duhks, Steep Canyon Rangers, Railroad Earth, King Wilke, Hot Buttered Rum Stringband, Hackensaw Boys, Addison Groove Project, RAQ, David Gans, Andrea Zonn, The Elliott Cohn Band, Greyhounds, New Monsoon, Snake Oil Medicine Show, Groovatron, Sundog, Dread Clampitt, Michael Cleveland, Broken Grass, ekoostik hookah, Bochman, EN2,

Discography

This Ain't Bluegrass Vol. 1 - Live Album
This Ain't Bluegrass Vol. 3 - Live Album
Stringtown Pickers - Stringtown Pickers (studio)

Set List

Typically our sets are 12 songs long, or about one hour to an hour and a half in length. They will be composed of a combination of originals and cover songs, with originals making up around one quarter of each set. Shows are usually two to three sets in duration.
Originals:
Reality (is for people)
Lenny & Ruth
It's Alright
Evening Rain
Little Igor
Corner Man
Lifeline
Ballad of John Peter
Nightfall
Brown Eyes
My Old Hometown
Harvest Moon
Here I Am
No Working Title
Covers:
Can't Find My Way Home
Midnight Moonlight
White Freightliner Blues
Euphoria
Pallet On Your Floor
Don't Think Twice
House of the Rising Sun
The Way It Is
I've Just Seen A Face
Friend of the Devil
Georgia Rose
Dancin' With The Angels
Ginseng Sullivan
Old Slewfoot
Sittin' In Limbo
The Last Time
One Way Out
Going Down The Road Feelin' Bad
I Think It Was The Wine
Highway 61
It Takes Alot To Laugh
Old Home Place
Theme Time
Foggy Mountain Breakdown
Little Maggie
Two Hits
Sparkle
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