It was Charley Patton’s third record in November 1929 and the Paramount marketing department were looking for a new gimmick. Calculating it would boost their presence in the rural blues market, they released the new recording under the name the Masked Marvel, complete with a competition to guess the artist’s...Read More »
When they start picking, the Sonoran Dogs bluegrass band absolutely sizzle, and they are going to turn up the heat just for us at the Bunker as part of their New Zealand tour.
The Sonoran Dogs are genuine American bluegrass exports from Tucson and Phoenix Arizona. They’ve been a hit in...Read More »
This year, try skipping that boring office Christmas party where you can’t escape that tedious woman from sales*.
Your time will be much better spent picking, listening or just hanging out and grooving (do we still use that word?) with the cool Auckland Bluegrass crowd at the Christmas club night and...Read More »
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 »