We think most folks know our story, our origins in Cedar Run, Al Wilson moving back home to Dublin, Va, thus beginning our new band in 2008, King Street Bluegrass. Playing on the street, watching the Alexandria canines, and other scenery, while they listened to our music in Freddi's Alley, across from the Fish Market. Meeting our friends who would busk and jam with us on the street, soon becoming well known as their own bands, most notably Roger Hart's Alpha Dog Blues, and Split String Soup. Friends who… Read more
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Last years' WAMMIE nominees, King Street Bluegrass is a kickin' mix of Bluegrass, Folk/hippie era music, and country, with some spicy originals thrown in.
Quote from Bluegrass Spin Mag- "...their collective love of making music can't help but wash over the audiences...this band gets it right by producing just the right Blend of instrumentation and vocal harmonization to create a bluegrass sound that is pure magic to the ears-"--2014
At Breaux Vineyards BBQ and Bluegrass festival: Vicki proclaims December 10, 2014 Click here for video
"Mom & our group visiting Breaux Winery seven better on this day. Mom worked at the Dixie Pig on Richmond Hwy for many, many years until it closed. Lots of memories were brought back when listening to King Street Bluegrass playing & singing. Especially the "Dixie Pig"
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"Shop Uniquely for Christmas!"
Free to all! We'll be on noontime! http://downtownholidaymarket.com/ We are pleased to be a part of the 2015 Downtown Holiday Market! Celebrating its eleventh year, this event boasts one of the most spectacular outdoor shopping environments in the region! This year the Downtown Holiday Market (DHM) will operate for 27 consecutive days and will have 4 weekend dates. It will open Friday, November 27, and will run continuously through Wednesday, December 23. Hours will be from Noon to 8 pm each day. -The 11th Annual Downtown Holiday Market is located on the F Street sidewalk in front of the Smithsonian American Art Museum & National Portrait Gallery between 7th & 9th Streets, NW. -Bringing a unique and festive shopping “village” to the heart of Downtown DC, the market features more than 150 regional artisans, crafters and boutique businesses of ethnically produced goods! Hundreds of diverse gift items, such as jewelry, pottery, paintings, and textiles will be offered by 60 exhibitors each day. Check back as the exhibitors rotate and the selection of goods will vary daily. You’re sure to find something special for everyone on your list! While you’re shopping, enjoy lively seasonal entertainment, plus great snacks and festive treats. Located across from the Verizon Center and convenient to Metro and nearby parking, the market is a creative and convenient way to fulfill all your holiday shopping needs right in the heart of Downtown!!
Smokin' Bluegrass brunch!
Enjoy the best in select smoked Brisket, Chicken, Ribs, along with the friendly atmosphere at the fantastic music stage, Smokehouse Live! (check out their menu, music schedule, and more here!! http://smokehouse-live.com/ ) no cover music courtesy Smokehouse Live!
New Years Eve with a Bang in Old Town!
Two Great acts! We'll be hooking up with our talented rowdy entertainer "Doc" Hodges for a jammin' good time! Join us for a wild and wacky New Years' Celebration at King Street Blues, the best BBQ in town! Kids eat FREE, that's right FREE,, and the trolley runs late that night! Good Food, good beer, and great friends!
Ski Bluegrass party! Starring "Fiddlin' Stacey Rae"
http://timberlineresort.com/ FRI AND SAT: Come party with us for the whole weekend!! With its peak at 4,268 feet, West Virginia's Timberline, a family oriented ski area located in the Canaan Valley, Davis, West Virginia, attracts plenty of natural snow – up to 224 1⁄2 inches have been measured to which our snowmakers have greatly contributed with superior snowmaking and meticulous grooming.