Billy Strings, Streaming Strings, City Winery Nashville

Billy Strings displays effortless versatility as “Streaming Strings” tour hits the halfway mark

If for some reason it wasn’t apparent to you prior to Wednesday night’s show just how eclectic and diverse Billy Strings’ musical palette is, let last night’s show, which included an old-timey John Hartford cover, a cut from reggae icon Jimmy Cliff and an epic Widespread Panic reinterpretation, be a prime example of the bewildering talent that was performing from the City Winery stage in Nashville.

Fruition rocks Springfest with new album on the horizon

While at Suwannee Springfest, I got the opportunity to sit down with Kellen Asebroek (rhythm guitar, piano, vox) and Jay Cobb Anderson (lead guitar, harmonica, vox) of Portland folk-rockers Fruition to discuss their humble beginnings, Red Rocks, new album, and much more.