2019's Bluegrass Acts


A fantastic blend of contemporary and traditional songs and tunes from the Appalachian Mountains via the bluegrass state of Kentucky to the UK, featuring 5 string banjo, mandolin, fiddle and guitar, with two and three part harmony vocals. Contraband formed in Southampton in the early… Read More ►

Newport Session Band

Band was formed from the Braishfield Thursday music sessions, held at the legendary Newport Inn. They play in various clubs, pubs and festivals in the Hampshire/Wiltshire area. Main performers are Trevor J, Dave, Tom the bass and Helen on washboard…. Read More ►

North Drive

After more than two years away from gigging – family and health reasons – North Drive are back! ​ Bluegrass standards. Self penned material. Songs and tunes played with the Bluegrass Instruments North Drive are:- Sally Watson – Vocals, Mandolin… Read More ►