Wednesday, May 8th, 2013
The purpose of creating the first Herbstalk in 2012 was simple: herbalist Steph Zabel wanted to make a fun and accessible community gathering where people could learn more about using herbs in everyday life. The vibrant city of Somerville seemed to be the perfect setting for such an endeavor, being home to many open-minded folks who [...]
Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
How awesome would it be to have this guy playing at your wedding? Star-power engaged!!! If you know this guy, please put him in touch! There’s an opening for him in the Goodtime Stringband!
Monday, April 29th, 2013
Blue Ribbon’s BBQ Trailer is now ready to roll out to your event this summer! The Goodtime Stringband plays at a lot of outdoor weddings with BBQ and Blue Ribbon is one of our favs! Wanted to share this latest offer from their email newsletter:
Thursday, April 18th, 2013
Tonight we’ll be playing as a full bluegrass band configuration at Life Alive in Lowell, Massachusetts. Come down and enjoy some healthy food and healthy music!
Friday, March 8th, 2013
It is hard to deny that a connection exists between bluegrass (and old time) music and good food. I’m talking about unprocessed, fresh, local, hand prepared meals and acoustic, organic american music with high quality ingredients. Yum. In case you haven’t heard, the Highland Kitchen in Somerville, MA features a weekly Sunday bluegrass brunch that [...]
Sunday, February 17th, 2013
Vocalist Alley Stoetzel will be joining Bob and Andy this Thursday at Life Alive. Alley attended the Berklee School of Music, where she majored in vocal performance. While still at Berklee, she began performing in blues and soul bands, which ultimately led to her well recieved first recording “Public Alley 421″ as “Soul Alley,” a [...]
Thursday, January 24th, 2013
It’s frigid outside, and that could only mean one thing – the Joe Val Bluegrass Festival is coming. The incredible event sticks it’s head out of the ground every year at this time, and if it sees it’s shadow – that means we are in for another ten weeks of winter. Well, not really – [...]
Sunday, November 4th, 2012
The Boston Bluegrass Union is pleased to present the 1st Annual Jam’n Weekend November 16-18, 2012 at the historic Colonial Inn in Concord,MA. click here to buy advance registration tickets on-line via credit card Jam all weekend long or attend instructor-led jams and free workshops (with your paid registration). The Jam’n Weekend will be dedicated to bluegrass! All [...]