Bio: Originally from the South Shore of Massachusetts in the sea salt swept town of Scituate, Brian Carroll grew up listening to the soulful licks of Stevie Ray and twangy southern country rock stylings of Skynyrd as a kid growing up. He got his first exposure to his playing fingers while sitting at t... See Full BioMore Info
Before doodling songs, Jesse has trained her whole conscious life to be a well-developed violinist, having been a member of the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra for 7 years as well as a multitude of various Boston-based classical ensembles. Additionally, she has been exposed to Celtic and Bluegrass music her whole life and has placed in every regional competition she has competed in, including her most recent acquisition of the New England Country Music Organization's "Bluegrass Instrumentalist of the year 2013" and "Instrumental Duo of the year 2013" with Ashley Jordan. Modern Roots, is perhaps a contradiction in its very name, but a musical ideal that Brian Carroll stands firm to uphold. Drawing inspiration in style and delivery from songwriters of yester-year, while writing from what inspires him in his everyday life, he bridges the gap between folk roots and current day Americana music.
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