VOMA Folk & Bluegrass Series

Date: 
Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 6:30pm

Colebrook Road with Striped Maple Hollow

ALBUM RELEASE SHOW! Come buy Colebrook Road's newest album "On Time" out on Mountain Fever Records before you can download it or listen to it online!

Winners of the 2016 D.C. Bluegrass Union’s Mid Atlantic Bluegrass band contest in Washington D.C., winners of the 2015 Podunk Bluegrass Festival band contest in Hebron, CT, winners of the 2014 Watermelon Park Fest band contest in Berryville, VA, and winners of the 2011 Pickin’ In The Panhandle Bluegrass Festival band contest in Martinsburg, WV, Colebrook Road has become a standout string band, a bluegrass powerhouse made up of five individuals whose sum is more than the total of their talents.

 From modest beginnings as a four-piece band, Colebrook Road now plays as a five-piece ensemble and has become a familiar name throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. The band is composed of lead singer, guitar player, and songwriter Jesse Eisenbise, mandolinist and winner of the 2014 Watermelon Park Fest mandolin contest Wade Yankey, upright bassist and tenor vocalist Jeff Campbell, banjoist, bass vocalist, dobro player, and winner of the Telluride Bluegrass Festival banjo contest Mark Rast, and fiddler, baritone vocalist, and winner of the 2015 Deer Creek Fiddler’s Convention bluegrass fiddle contest Joe McAnulty.

 In addition to award-winning members from an array of backgrounds, the songs performed are almost exclusively original compositions with varying themes. The band writes intricate and dynamic arrangements filled with both vocal and instrumental harmony that creates an interestingly modern, complex, and varied sound while still adhering to the larger bluegrass genre. Colebrook Road is a standout string band.

Sample music @: https://colebrookroad.bandcamp.com/album/halfway-between

Doors at 6:30pm - Music at 7:00pm

$10 General Admission - $8 VOMA VIP or Student ID

BYOB is welcome with proper I.D

Location: 
Venue of Merging Arts
305 Chestnut Street
Johnstown, PA 15906
Contact Name/Organization: 
Venue of Merging Arts
Contact Email Address: 
thevomaspace@gmail.com
Contact Phone Number: 
(814) 410-2245
Cost of Event: 
$10