2014 WAMMIE nominees, "Alexandria's Hometown Band" 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-"--Feb 6th, 2014

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Our next performances

KSB at Hill Country BBQ

Hill Country BBQ DC, 410 Seventh Street NW, Washington, DC 20004


We thank Keith Arneson of Country Current, (Official Navy Bluegrass Band) He will be playing banjo while our Robert Swain recuperates. Come for the brisket, Stay for the beer and bluegrass (:

No cover, courtesy Hill Country BBQ


New Years Party at King Street Blues Old Town!

King Street Blues Old Town


Two acts, Doc Hodges at 6 will bring you his special outlaw brand of tunes, then We'll go on at 9:00 and jam out until the New Years Eve party! Special guests include Split String Soups head man Richard Hinman, and Rob Waller on banjo. This is as part of the First Night Alexandria celebrations all over Old Town, Kids eat for free at King Street Blues on this evening!

no cover, brought to you by King Street Blues Age limit: All ages


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Journeys Podcast

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 whoRead more