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Ron Short and The Possum Playboys

Ron Short and The Possum Playboys

Singer Songwriter / Mud Slinging/chicken plucking/pig wallering,dance / All ‘uv it--'cept Rap and Metal--and a bunch of Duffield, VA  US
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Shows

  • Fri

    May 1

    Abingdon, VA, US | 9:00pm

    Once more at our favorite BBQ joint! Good food , good company---except the part about you not being there--too bad!

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  • Sat

    May 16

    Kyles Ford, TN, US | 7:00pm

    Just one of the "last best places"! Riverplace is family, and food, and friendly ,and fun, and free! Oh, with an acoustic version of the Playboys!

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  • Sat

    Jun 6

    Abingdon, VA, US | 6:00pm

    Special event to honor a local artist--which should be done more often--and The Possum Playboys will be there to lend our support!

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  • Sat

    Jun 13

    Abingdon, VA, US | 5:00pm

    Just the best beer brewed--that's about it! Add good music and Wolf Hills comes alive. Possum Playboys are happy to be added to that special brew!! Hip and Hop!

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  • Wed

    Jun 17

    Norton, VA, US | 8:00pm

    Don't miss this one! This concert is part of the Crooked Road's "Mountains of Music Homecoming" set for June . Coig is a high energy fiddle group of incredibly talented young musicians from Cape Breton Nova Scotia.

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Members

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Ron Short

Vocals

Lisa Davis

Vocals

Aaron Davis

Electric Guitar

Ben Mays

Bass

Gary McGonagill

Drums

Dwight Bishop

Bass

About

Sounds Like: Darrell Scott, Old Crow Medicine Show, If Birds Could Fly, Van Morrison, Buck Owens

Label: Big Branch Music

Manager: Ron Short

Bio: The Possum Playboys are keeping alive and vibrant the tradition of bands that once traveled the two-lane highways of America, playing music that pleases and satisfies the eternal human longing for companionship, dance and fun!

Featuring fiddle and “Cajun” accordion, the Playboys play a lively mi...See Full Bio

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Ron Short and The Possum Play... has a show on 02/15/2015 at 07:00 PM @ Mardi... in Harlan, KY http://www.reverbnation.com/q/5l196w #concert

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““His music is the real deal: the music that came from Britain and Ireland, augmented by those who toiled in the mines and on the farms, and evolved into American folk music.” —CMT (Country Music Today) Magazine ”

— CMT Magazine

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Q: Do you accept donations for the music program you are involved with in Wise (not sure location in SW VA) ? Thanks so much. bonnielaw629@gmail.com

A: Bonnie, Thank you so much for your interest. This program is insuring that young Appalachian musicians will carry on the traditional music of Appalachia long after us old guys are gone. I do not accept donations personally, but you can sponsor a child by paying the tuition for Mountain Music School. Go to www.mountainmusicschool.org or call Charlotte Green at 276) 523-7464. Ron

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