It is foretold that on the second Wednesday of the ninth month, the sun shall sink in the West, the moon shall rise, the door to ancient Bunker on the hill shall swing open and the great legend of Wires and Wood will appear like a beacon in the night.
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Get started practicing a couple of songs for another one of our great club concerts and jam sessions at Auckland Bluegrass Club. It’s gonna be fun, and everybody loves it when you get a friend or two to help you perform, or to just to help you sit back and...Read More »
Western Swing is one of the slightly dusty genres at the back of the Auckland Bluegrass Club cupboard.
But right now this treasure has been rediscovered, cleaned and polished ready for you to enjoy as The Western Remarkables take the floor in July for an evening of smooth Western Swing.
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Does the word Americana extend to actual people?
Find out for yourself by coming to the Downunderdogs at the Auckland Bluegrass Club.
If Americana is just the nice bits of the USA, cherry picked, adapted, and absorbed for Kiwi enjoyment, then it surely it applies to these three genuine made-in-America imports originating...Read More »
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Picture this: A group of friends gathers inside the old cabin on the mountain. In the glow of the firelight some of them pull out a collection of battered instruments to strike up a tune before supper.
It’s a delight. This is authentic music as it is supposed to be played...Read More »