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Pesky J. Nixon

Rank #6 US Boston, MA Folk / Americana / Acoustic Rock


  • Ethan Scott Baird Vocals
  • Jake Bush Accordion
  • Kara Kulpa Mandolin
  • Dan Carp Percussion
  • Eric MacDonald Mandolin
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Sounds Like: Spuyten Duyvil Music Ltd., Anthony da Costa, We're About 9, Peter Mulvey

Manager: Kathy Sands-Boehmer

Bio: Bombastic yet brilliant, this group from New England exudes a genuine musical authenticity and mirth on stages up and down the East Coast. Drawing influences from contemporary urban balladeers, rowdy southern bluegrass, and the sardonic yet wry wit of New England's localized folk scenes, Pesky J... See Full Bio

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“I flat out love your music. There is no other way to say it. If I had a band - you guys are what I would want it to sound like.”
—  Jim Colbert, WPSU DJ Jim Colbert
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Here comes the fall...
Sep 8, 2010
Dear Folks, Where did the summer go? We finally get an old fashioned summer wi... [more]
Falcon Ridge gone crazy!
Aug 18, 2010
Wow! Just wow! Your Pesky J. Boys had one wild time up on Dobbs farm in Hillsdal... [more]
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  • Fri

    Jul 18

    Portsmouth, NH, US | 8:00pm

    Portsmouth, NH, US
    Fri Jul 18 8:00pm


    Returning to our favorite Book Store slash music room. This is a special place and we can't wait to get back!

  • Sat

    Jul 19

    Middleborough, MA, US | 8:00pm

    Middleborough, MA, US
    Sat Jul 19 8:00pm
  • Sat

    Sep 6

    Hamden, CT, US | 11:00am
    Sat Sep 06 11:00am


    We are honored to be back at the CT Folk Fest! Last time we ended up having an impromptu bluegrass jam in Eli Whitney's Barn while a storm front rolled through. Fingers crossed that this year will be just as rowdy without the environmental factors.

  • Sat

    Sep 6

    New Haven, CT, US | 11:00am
    CT Folk Festival
    New Haven, CT, US
    Sat Sep 06 11:00am


    The CT Folk Festival and Green Expo is a full-day celebration held each year in New Haven’s beautiful Edgerton Park on the Saturday following Labor Day. This year’s event will take place on September 6th — with music from across the region, delicious food and unique vendors, as well as fun and interesting experiences for kids in the Green Kids Village. The CT Folk Festival and Green Expo is dedicated to creating an unforgettable festival experience with an emphasis on sustainability and earth-friendly practices — including a zero waste plan and water fill stations.

  • Sat

    Sep 13

    Brooklyn, NY, US | 8:00pm
    Sat Sep 13 8:00pm


    Join us for a benefit show to support ongoing programming at this amazing listening room in Brooklyn.

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  • Amanda Cooksey (Artist) Amanda Cooksey
  • Michael McGuane/Reliablebowmusic (Artist) Michael McGuane/Rel...
    talk about heaven...wonderful weaving
  • Ben Aaron (Artist) Ben Aaron
    Great work, fellas! I really enjoyed the songs here. From a fellow folkie, ---Ben Aaron
  • Brittany Ann (Artist) Brittany Ann
    love you guys!
  • Karlheinz Fey (Artist) Karlheinz Fey
    Hi friends, thanks a lot! I enjoy your music very much! Great tunes, folkstyle and sound! Have a lot of success and a great week! Best rgards Karlheinz
  • dlw735 (Fan) dlw735
    Pesky's heart felt harmony whispers the wisdom and wonder of New England. Their unique blend of acoustic rock and folk music invites both young and old . Their poetic lyr...
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