Sounds Like: The Avett Brothers, The Low Anthem, Mumford and Sons, The Head and the Heart, Dawes
Bio: Since forming in late 2009, the five-piece outfit, comprised of William Dobies, Jimmy Dukenfield, Dan Weirauch, Zac Dukenfield and Chuck Knott, has been entertaining fans in the greater Philadelphia region and beyond. With sincere lyrics characteristic of Americana folk combined with the intense ...See Full Bio
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Q: How did you guys get together? You are wonderful!
A: Hi, Sonia - New Sweden's two primary songwriters, William Dobies and James Dukenfield, met at area open mic nights and shows and began working together a bit... It seemed like a good fit so they turned to Craigslist for some additional musicians, which is where they met founding viola player, Caroline Stratton, and current bass player, Dan Weirauch. They then looked to James' brother, Zac Dukenfield, to fill the need for a percussionist - and New Sweden was complete!
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