Thursday, 4 August 2011

The Grascals in Europe, 13-15 Oct. 2011

Thanks to Walter Fuchs for the news that in its 'Bluegrass Series' the Oldenburgisches Staatstheater will present the multi-award-winning Grascals (USA) exclusively in Germany on Saturday 15 October 2011, at 7.30 p.m. Ticket reservation: +49-441-2225-111.

The Grascals have won six IBMA awards (two Entertainer of the Year and four Instrumental Group of the Year), three #1 albums, and two Grammy nominations. For some time they were Dolly Parton’s touring band.

Their line-up in Oldenburg will be: Kristin Scott Benson (banjo), Terry Eldredge (guitar, vocals), Jamie Johnson (guitar, vocals), Danny Roberts (mandolin), Terry Smith (double bass, vocals), Jeremy Abshire (fiddle).

The Grosse Haus (main auditorium) at the Staatstheater in Oldenburg, which has previously presented the Claire Lynch Band and the Gibson Brothers.

The Grascals will also be making two appearances in Norway:

13 Oct. Crossroad Club, Oslo

14 Oct. DOKKHuset, Trondheim