• Track Premiere: Ready to Go from Jordan Tice

    Guitarist Jordan Tice also has a new album releasing this week, Motivational Speakeasy, which comes as something of a departure from his earlier efforts. Growing up in a Maryland bluegrass family, his earliest training was as a grasser, and his

  • Dandelion video from Hawktail

    Ever since the appearance of The David Grisman Quintet in the late 1970s, the chief aspect of the new acoustic music genre that has developed in his wake has been its pursuit of virtuosity. Typically written and performed by musicians

  • Annbjørg video from Hawktail

    Hawktail has been making waves in string music this past few years, for their adventurous explorations along the edges of the region where the experimental bluegrass and neo classical worlds collide. The innovative instrumental quartet melds their undisputed virtuosity into

  • Abbzug video from Hawktail

    Alternative string quartet Hawktail have released a second video with a tune from their upcoming album. And like the first, it was recorded live at Nashville's Downtown Presbyterian Church. The group features Brittany Haas on fiddle, Jordan Tice on guitar, Paul Kowert

  • Haas, Kowert, Tice is now Hawktail

    For the past several years fiddler Brittany Haas, bassist Paul Kowert, and guitarist Jordan Tice have performed together as Haas, Kowert, Tice. All are highly skilled bluegrass, old time, and new acoustic instrumentalists, and together they have created a good