Sidesaddle & Co Set To Perform At The August 7-10 Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival

NCBS favorite Sidesaddle & Co (Hollister) will continue celebrating their 35th anniversary as a band with a performance at the August 7-10, 2014 Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival at Bolado Park in Tres Pinos (7 miles south of Hollister).

Discount Advance Tickets are available through July 22NCBS Members receive a deep discount by purchasing advance tickets. Non-Members receive a discount.

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Sidesaddle & Co

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One Week Reminder: Good Old Fashioned Discount Advance Ticket Deadline Is July 22

One Week Reminder: The Discount Advance Ticket deadline for the Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival is Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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The Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival Welcomes Bean Creek Back To The Main Stage

The Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival welcomes Bean Creek (Santa Cruz) back to the main stage at Bolado Park on August 7-10, 2014. The festival is a benefit for the Northern California Bluegrass Society. The events gathers top California bands and dedicated jammers from around the state. A good time will be had by all!

The deadline for Discount Advance Tickets is July 22.

NCBS Members receive a deep discount by purchasing advance tickets. Non-Members receive a discount.

Bean Creek

Bean Creek

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Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund Donations Now Accepted By NCBS

NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund

NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund

The Northern California Bluegrass Society, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization aka the Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society, is now accepting donations to the NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund. The fund accepts tax-deductible donations and disburses scholarships for deserving music camp students. A NCBS committee manages the fund. Current donations will be used to assist students at the upcoming Fall 2014 camp near Petaluma, set for October 9-12, 2014.

Donations to the NCBS fund are tax-deductible as allowed by law. Donors should consult their tax advisers. The Federal Tax ID No. is 94-2907716.

Note that donors who do not seek a tax deduction may make donations directly to the camp.

Walker Creek Ranch, Petaluma

Walker Creek Ranch, Petaluma

Donations for the NCBS fund can be sent to:

Northern California Bluegrass Society/Santa Cruz Bluegrass Society
PO Box 390846
Mountain View, CA 94039-0846

Attn: NCBS Walker Creek Music Camp Scholarship Fund

Ingrid Noyes (not NCBS) runs the camp. Information about the camp: Walker Creek Music Camp.

Molly Tuttle & John Mailander Set For Freemark Abbey Bluegrass Festival July 19

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Freemark Abbey Winery

Freemark Abbey Winery

Palo Alto’s Molly Tuttle & John Mailander are set to perform at the first annual Freemark Abbey Bluegrass Festival in St. Helena on Saturday, July 19, 2014.

The event is presented by Freemark Abbey Winery and welcomed by the Northern California Bluegrass Society.

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John Mailander & Molly Tuttle

John Mailander & Molly Tuttle

NCBS Announces Main Stage Performance Schedule For Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival

The Northern California Bluegrass Society has announced the Main Stage Performance Schedule for the August 7-10, 2014 Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival at Bolado Park, Tres Pinos.

FRIDAY, August 8

3:00pm — Rhythm Roundup

4:00 — Rainy Day Ramblers                                                  

5:00 — Abbott Brothers

6:00 — Jimmy Chickenpants

7:00 — Steep Ravine

8:00 — Red Dog Ash

9:00 — Sidesaddle & Co

SATURDAY, August 9

10:00am – Naked Bootleggers

11:00 – California Pearly Blue

Noon – Rogue River

1:00pm  – Workshops/Lunch-Break

2:00 —  Faux Renwah

3:00 – Grassfire

4:00 – Highway One

5:00 – Workshops/Dinner-Break

6:00 – Houston Jones

7:00 – Windy Hill

8:00 – Susie Glaze & The Hilonesome Band

9:00 – Bean Creek

SUNDAY, August 10

9:00am –  Amazing Dr Zarcon’s Breathing Machine

10:00 — 27strings (Gospel Plus)

11:00 – Courthouse Ramblers

Noon – Slide Road

12:45pm — Lunch Break

1:15  – Regina Bartlett Presents Kids On Stage

2:15 – Ventucky String Band

3:15 – Stoney Mountain Ramblers

4:15 – Brookdale Bluegrass Band

Festival ends at 5:00pm

The Faultliners To Perform At NCBS-Welcomed Freemark Abbey Bluegrass Festival July 19

bglogoThe Faultliners, a new project of well-known individual Bay Area bluegrass performers, will perform on Saturday, July 19, 2014 as part of the first annual Freemark Abbey Bluegrass Festival. The band will also back headliner Peter Rowan on the bill.

The new Napa Valley venture has been organized with the assistance of Paul Knight and will be welcomed by the Northern California Bluegrass Society.

The Faultliners are: Jim Nunally (guitar), Sharon Gilchrist (mandolin), Blaine Sprouse (fiddle), Avram Siegel (banjo), and Paul Knight (bass).

The Faultliners

The Faultliners

Two Week Reminder: July 22 Is Cheap Ticket Deadline For 21st Annual Good Old Fashioned

Two Week Reminder: The cheap ticket deadline for the August 7-10 Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival is Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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