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The BriarPickers

- US Madison, WI Country / Old-Time / Bluegrass

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Sounds Like: Mike Compton, John Hartford, Foghorn Stringband, THE HAiNTS, Rayna Gellert

Bio: The BriarPickers are a mandolin/violin duet from Madison, WI, featuring Brian Ray and Paul Kienitz. They meld traditional Appalachian style folk melodies with a classical string ensemble approach. This music--dubbed "rustic chamber music"--has a very accessible and welcoming sound, and is the per... See Full Bio

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  • 2011

    Dec 29


    Madison, WI, US | 8:00pm

    Madison, WI, US
    Thu Dec 29, 2011 8:00pm

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    The BriarPickers will be playing tonight (12/29, 8pm) at the Project Lodge, with bands, Kalispell, from Eau Claire, and Chicago-based indie/folk outfit The Bears of Blue River. Should be a hoot. The BriarPickers || Kalispell || The Bears of Blue River 12/29/11 - 8:00pm @ The Project Lodge 817 E. Johnson St. , Madison , WI $5 http://thebriarpickers.com http://kalispellband.com http://www.myspace.com/thebearsofblueriver

  • 2011

    Dec 28


    Madison, WI, US | 5:00pm

    Madison, WI, US
    Wed Dec 28, 2011 5:00pm

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    The BriarPickers Whole Foods Live at 5 series. 5-7pm http://thebriarpickers.com

  • 2011

    Oct 29


    Belleville, WI, US | 12:00pm
    Bar Hop Days
    Belleville, WI, US
    Sat Oct 29, 2011 12:00pm

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    The BriarPickers Bellville Bar Hop (UFO Day) Bellville, WI http://thebriarpickers.com

  • 2011

    Oct 22


    Austin, TX, US | 8:00pm

    Austin, TX, US
    Sat Oct 22, 2011 8:00pm

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    Blue Grass Boys Reunion Songs, Stories and Breakdowns Featuring Blue Grass Boys: Bob Black, Tom Ewing and Mark Hembree w/ Paul Kienitz and Brian Ray Saturday Oct. 22, 8-10pm Ruta Maya 3601 South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX (512) 707-9637 http://bluegrassboysreunion.com

  • 2011

    Oct 21


    Austin, TX, US | 8:00pm

    Austin, TX, US
    Fri Oct 21, 2011 8:00pm

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    Blue Grass Boys Reunion Songs, Stories and Breakdowns Featuring Blue Grass Boys: Bob Black, Tom Ewing and Mark Hembree w/ Paul Kienitz and Brian Ray Friday Oct. 21, 8-10pm Fiddler’s Green, Austin, TX http://bluegrassboysreunion.com

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    ReverbNation's calendar is a pain so we don't use it. Find our latest dates on our website: http://thebriarpickers.com
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