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Tag Archives: Americana

Yarn

A Tribute to Wesley Robertson

Since emerging years ago as one of Brooklyn’s hottest sensations, Yarn has become a national phenomenon and favorite sons here in Nevada City. Their Crazy Horse performances are the stuff of legend. There is something so pure and heartfelt about this band’s approach to Americana country rock. The musicianship, lyrical potency and energetic combustion combine […]

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Dusty Green Bones Band (10pm)

This band of bad ass pickers from San Francisco has become a local favorite over the past few years. The music is the equivalent of a runaway wagon ride careening around blind curves through majestic mountainous terrain. They’ll make you squeal with delight as their confluence of psychedelic jam-grass and rollicking Americana takes control. WATCH […]

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San Geronimo

This Marin County band has made a name for itself with many acclaimed performances at Terrapin Crossroads. They have shared the stage with Phil Lesh so you know they have some aces up their sleeves when it comes to jamming. Their thought-provoking songs intertwine classic rock, country and psychedelic elements to form a unique brand […]

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The Battlefield (9:45pm)

The Battlefield is built on a foundation of impeccably crafted lyrics and melodies. Their songs mine a deeply-rooted tradition of western folk music. Influenced by their L.A. surroundings, of course the sound is infused with a modern indie-Americana sensibility. Led by the powerful vocal presence of Jenny Weaver, this band made a strong impression last […]

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Edge of the West

Edge of the West is a rock n’ roots honky tonk jamband. Their catchy, quirky originals and outlaw hippie sound strikes a chord with lovers of alt-country, Americana & the Grateful Dead. The live shows are a blast. The group writes original tunes and draws from a deep well of eclectic covers, never playing the […]

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Crow and the Canyon

w/ The Rusty Buckets

Dynamic acoustic folk from Portland Opener: The Rusty Buckets Country, jam-grass, Americana featuring Johnny Mojo of Achilles Wheel

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The Family Practice with

Lonesome Locomotive

Here’s what we thought of The Family Practice last time they were at the Crazy Horse: The sound exploding off the stage is simultaneously polished and nasty, luring listeners through the realms of rock, blues and funky, jazzy bliss. Dual lead guitars, swirling keyboards and a thunderous rhythm section are awe-inspiring. Lead singer/guitarist Sean Lehe […]

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Coburn Station (9:30pm)

Coburn Station is a psychedelic rock band dedicated to the town of Truckee, and the great men that made it. At each performance, the band summons the energy and spirit of all the pines that have been jacked to lumber, all the men that laid the rail, and all the locomotives that run its tracks. […]

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Honey of the Heart

Victorian Xmas After Party

This band has been described as “a feast for the senses and balm for the soul.” They weave together soaring, rich vocals and melodies, haunting three-part harmonies, contagious polyrhythms infused with deep, soulful presence and skill. Stretch your imagination and fathom a tapestry of folk, soul, Latin, gospel, gypsy, roots, reggae, Americana, jazz fusion featuring […]

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Swamp Zen

An explosion of New Orleans funk, jam-rock and Americana soul…A dance party every time!  

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