<![CDATA[Twisted  Pine - Home]]>Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:38:35 -0700Weebly<![CDATA[October Shows]]>Fri, 10 Oct 2014 02:24:48 GMThttp://www.twistedpinemusic.com/home/october-shows
Seconds after we heard the announcement of our big win! Thanks to Marla Singleton for the great picture!
Well folks, we won FreshGrass! That means we'll be recording our next record at Compass Record Studio and we'll be playing the main stage at next year's FreshGrass Festival!! Ricky also took home the gold in the banjo competition and we're so proud of him!

On to business! October is a busy month for us!

 We're playing the Bluemoon Coffeehouse in Rockland, MA this Saturday (10/11) at 7:30pm. Tickets are $8 at the door. As always, we'd love to see your smiling faces and play you a tune or 10. 
Channing Unitarian Universalist Church
45 Webster Street,
Rockland, MA 02370 

Next week (10/15) we'll be opening for Chatham County Line at Signature Sound's venue, The Parlor Room.
You can get tickets here. Doors are at 6:30pm and the show starts at 7:00pm.
The Parlor Room
32 Masonic Street
Northampton, MA 01060

Finally, we'll be featured at Aeronaut Brewing Company's first Dare To Be Square BAR-n Dance on October 22nd! Our set will be sandwiched in between two awesome square dance sessions with local dance band, Put Your Hoe DownIf you've never square danced before- fear not! All of the dances are taught right before the band starts the tune.  It's 18+ (alcohol 21+, ID required), $7 suggested donation at the door. It all starts at 7:30pm!
Aeronaut Brewing Company
14 Tyler St 
Somerville, MA 02143

See you soon!
<![CDATA[We took home the gold!!]]>Wed, 03 Sep 2014 19:28:11 GMThttp://www.twistedpinemusic.com/home/we-took-home-the-gold
We went to Thomas Point Beach and we won the band competition!!!!! We were so happy to play for such an AWESOME crowd! We felt all the love and can't wait to be back there next year!!!!

Great news #2: We made it into the final round of the FreshGrass  band competition!!!!!!! We'll be competing September 21st in North Adams, MA at the FreshGrass Festival. Our banjo player, Ricky Mier, is also competing in the banjo category so come and cheer us on! We'll be playing throughout the festival at various Berklee showcases so keep your eyes peeled!!

Hope to see you down the road!!
<![CDATA[Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Competition]]>Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:32:13 GMThttp://www.twistedpinemusic.com/home/thomas-point-beach-bluegrass-competitionHowdy all! 
We're very excited to say that we will be participating in this year's Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Band Competition!! We won't know what time we'll be competing until the day of, so get yourself down there (or up there depending) for a full day of killer bluegrass THIS THURSDAY, August 28th. It'll be a good time and we'd love to see your lovely faces!

As a bit of a recap, we had such a fabulous time at Greyfox! The level of musicianship in the acts at the festival were over the moon! We loved every minute of our time there and are very grateful to Berklee College of Music and the American Roots program for inviting us to be a part of their showcase. Here is a clip from our set: 
Hope to see you at Thomas Point! 
Much love,
xoxo Rachel 
<![CDATA[TWISTED  PINE  AT  GREY FOX  BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL]]>Sun, 06 Jul 2014 16:53:14 GMThttp://www.twistedpinemusic.com/home/twisted-pine-at-greyfox-bluegrass-festival
BIG NEWS!! Twisted Pine pulled some strings and managed to get a slot on Friday morning at The Creekside Stage.

See you guys there!
<![CDATA[Twisted  Pine  Renews  Residency  at  The Cantab  Lounge]]>Sun, 06 Jul 2014 16:07:49 GMThttp://www.twistedpinemusic.com/home/twisted-pine-renews-residency-at-the-cantab-lounge
See you the first Tuesday of every month till January! Big thanks to Geoff Bartley for having us.
<![CDATA[New Things!]]>Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:33:03 GMThttp://www.twistedpinemusic.com/home/new-thingsHi all!

We've got exciting new things in the works and we can't wait to share them with you! Things like our debut EP and some videos! We're also very excited to announce that we'll be playing a showcase set at Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival next month!! We'll be hanging around the festival circuit and we hope to see all of you there! 

And like always, we'll be heating things up at the Cantab Lounge July 1st at 8:30pm. We'd like to give a big thanks to Geoff Bartley for extending our residency there for another 6 months!! 

While you wait for all the goodies I told you about, enjoy this video from Berklee's American Roots Road Show!
xoxo Rachel
<![CDATA[Down  Home  Up  Here  Bluegrass  Festival at  CLUB Passim!]]>Tue, 29 Apr 2014 20:56:35 GMThttp://www.twistedpinemusic.com/home/down-home-up-here-bluegrass-festival-at-passimWe had so much fun playing the DHUH Festival last Sunday! Once again, thanks to Matt Smith at Club Passim for having us and to Jason Jong for these incredible photos! 

As always, we'd love to see you at the Cantab next week, May 5th, for our residency! We'll be on at 8:30pm!
<![CDATA[Cantab  Sessions]]>Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:41:39 GMThttp://www.twistedpinemusic.com/home/cantab-sessionsOur residency at The Cantab has been a lot of fun! Big thanks to our friend Jason Jong for these photos.
<![CDATA[Twisted  Pine  Showcases  at  The  Joe  Val Bluegrass  Festival!]]>Wed, 19 Feb 2014 18:30:03 GMThttp://www.twistedpinemusic.com/home/twisted-pine-showcases-at-the-joe-val-bluegrass-festival
We had a great time playing a showcase at The Joe Val Bluegrass Festival. But don't let me tell you, check out the pictures!
Photo Credit to Jeff Boudreau and Dave Hollender. Thanks guys!
<![CDATA[Twisted  Pine  at  Joe  Val  Bluegrass Festival!]]>Mon, 27 Jan 2014 05:34:32 GMThttp://www.twistedpinemusic.com/home/joe-val-bluegrass-festival-showcase-addedPictureAfter our Cantab show 1/7/14
Hi all!

We are very happy to announce that Twisted Pine has just been added to the 2014 Joe Val Bluegrass Festival showcase schedule! We are kicking off an exciting day full of incredible bluegrass acts on the showcase stage Saturday, February 15th, 2014. Come check us out at 9:45am and stick around for more fantastic groups! Make a day out of it and bring the family, or better yet, stick around for the entire weekend! Here's a link to the schedule.

If you can't wait that long to get some good bluegrass music in your system, then come see us during our residency at the Cantab Lounge. We've got a show coming up February 4th at 8:30 and we'd love to see you there!

Hope to see you soon!!
xoxo Rachel