Blues, Roots & Americana
Appalachian Heaven Stringband is the precursor of bluegrass. Featuring fiddle, banjo and vocal harmonies transposed from the Celtic fiddle traditions, infused with African-American cultures, and rural sensibilities. The best old-time/Americana band in Australia right now – with their trademark songs, mesmeric guitar, fiery fiddle, haunting cello, and driving claw-hammer banjo – Appalachian Heaven Stringband engages with audiences of all ages. This band aims to share their enjoyment in playing traditional, contemporary tunes, original ballads and fiery dance tunes. Australia’s finest tribute to the old-time mountain music of Appalachia, and brilliant exponents of authentic Americana presented with energy and style. The four talented and enthusiastic musicians are all award-winning old musicians. Appalachian Heaven Stringband puts on an upbeat entertaining show that everyone will enjoy.