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GreenSky Bluegrass Band: Do you know this band?

If you remember their humble beginnings in Michigan in the early 2000s, you know that GreenSky Bluegrass Band has come a long way in the entertainment circles. Their popularity stems from their ability to bring traditional rural genres into the unchartered mainstream-jam scene. This unique approach to music is what makes them one of the most followed touring bands in the country. Going by their recent performances, there is no doubt that their best days still lie ahead.

Performance Venues

By headlining some of America’s most famous venues, the GreenSky Bluegrass Band has earned itself annual recurring performances. You can watch them at Red Rocks Amphitheater in Denver or the Telluride Bluegrass festival among many other venues. In addition to that, they spent the first weeks of 2018 on a tour of North America which was a significant success.


Their Fans

Their fans, popular known as “Campers,” follow the band from city to city during their performances. There is a massive group of fans that tag along for an entire tour. The fans hope that by following the GreenSky Bluegrass Band, they will experience a new phenomenon in every city. Indeed, the performers do not disappoint as every performance is a unique experience. Going by the recent developments, there is no doubt that the number of campers will keep growing.

Band Members

The GreenSky Bluegrass Band consists of amazingly talented members. For instance, Phil Lesh is a trained trumpet player while bassist Mike Devol learned the cello at a tender age at the Cleveland Music School, Ohio. Before joining Bluegrass, Paul Hoffman, who is the mandolin player, had many childhood ambitions. He acted in theaters, sang in choirs, and played the viola at the age of 10. The band is always open to performing alongside other musicians on stage.

Information from the GreenSky Bluegrass Band’s official website indicates that there will be a new album in January 2019 and a winter tour. The tour will be meant to support the album dubbed “All for Money.” With the band earning more recognition every day, there is no doubt that their fans have a lot to look forward to, especially, regarding new music.

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