Wednesday, 1 September 2010

Bluegrass news from the Netherlands

Babes in the Grass

Rienk Janssen reports:

The date for the next Annual Picking Party in Leiden has been set: 15 January 2011.

The DobbePickers are a new band, consisting of Edwin Herkert (Groundspeed, banjo), Edu Grin (4 Wheel Drive, mandolin), Jan Romijn (In't Veldfamily, bass), Ypie Kras (Northern Bluegrass, guitar). Their first gigs:

4 Sept. Gooi Maar in m'n Pet Festival in Emmen, 13:00-17:00.
9 Oct. MuziekAalandenfestival in Zwolle.

Lazy Tater and the Babes in the Grass are at 't Veurof, Zuiderdiep 71, 7876 AD Valthermond (0599 661405) on Sunday 31 October, 14:00.