Jake Speed hitch-hikes down the folk, bluegrass and country blues highway with his award-winning band, The Freddies. Their live show is an Americana extravaganza filled with quirky commentary and quick-witted charisma creating a near-vaudeville experience. Enjoy these Queen City troubadours in a unique listening room show.
Playing that middle slot right before the Freddies. Promises to be a good 'un. http://queencityballadeers.org
This show is in tribute of Doc Watson. Jake Speed and I will be playing some good old songs that Doc used to do.
Paddlefest 2012: "Roots on the River" Ohio River Music and Outdoor Festival
Bio: Jake Speed & the Freddies are a four-piece band made out of guitar, mandolin, tenor guitar, and upright bass (plus harmonica, kazoo, washboard, and watering can). Their traditional and original songs leap right out of Depression-era freight trains and right into Ohio River steamboats. Their near-...See Full Bio
New here. Working the bugs out.