Friday, 7 November 2008

G2: living the American bluegrass dream

The original Bluegrass Blog carried a report yesterday by John Lawless on the plans of the G2 Bluegrass Band, #1 European Bluegrass Band 2007 and 'Swedish bluegrass heartthrobs':

In 2009 they will be here July through September performing at festivals and music events, based near Nashville. They want to take advantage of the momentum built from a shorter US tour this year, and the buzz they created at IBMA in October... G2 hopes to make a permanent move to this country sometime in 2010.

G2's banjo player Jens Koch is quoted: 'We need to move to the US to get to do what we all love to do, so we’ll start with a few months next year and see how it works out.' Read more here.