Saturday, 25 October 2008

Kruger Brothers specials at the IBMA 2008

Philip Zanon kindly reports:Kruger Brothers with Michael Cleveland and Terry Beaucom

At this years' IBMA the Kruger Brothers were performing in the Deering Banjos Showcase Hall. The line up of Deering Artists included Tony Trischka, a performance of Mark Schatz (playing Banjo) with Jim Hurst and Missy Raines, Mark Johnson and Emory Lester, Eddie & Martha Adcock (who played for the first time in public after his surgery, as reported by Richard Hawkins - The Bionic Banjo Man) and Terry Baucom who has received his own signature Deering Banjo during the event.

More in the article in Bluegrass Journal by Travis Tackett.

Beside all those class acts the Kruger Brothers were performing together with Michael Cleveland and Terry Baucom (Photo) and also Ron Block, long time member of Alison Krauss & Union Station (Photo).
Kruger Brothers with Ron Block

During on Saturday Jens Kruger participated in a huge Banjo workshop including Tony Trischka, Ron Block, Noam Pikelny. (Photo)
Jens Kruger in huge banjo workshop