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Chain Station / Bio

Chain Station's smokin' new studio album "Where I Want To Be" was recorded at Swingfingers Studios in Fort Collins.
Release date: 10/7/16
Official Denver Release Show 10/7/16 Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom
Album available now for pre order, shipped to you TODAY at http://chainstationmountainmusic.com

In the summer of 2006, Alex Thoele and Jon Pickett met while playing guitars around a campfire, high on a mountaintop in Estes Park, CO. The two have been entertaining and writing music since. In 2010, they were joined by mandolin player and fellow midwesterner, Jarett Mason, and shortly after by James Weatherly, the band’s only Colorado native, on banjo.

Chain Station is a 4-piece, high-energy, get ‘em out on the dance floor string band from Denver, Colorado. Their music is well-steeped in Americana roots, with vocal harmonies that are high, lonesome, and tight. Their picking ranges from lightning-fast to mountain mellow. They are a bluegrass band that would satisfy a picky old-timer and delight fans of newgrass, a delicate balance indeed.

They've become known for winning over crowds with creative, fun original songs that flow from the mountains, through them and right back to you. Pure Mountain Music! It's obvious these guys love what they do, engaging their growing fan base with energy and stage antics that guarantee one hell of a night out.

The band’s newest album is “Where I want To Be” October, 2016. In 2015 a live album “Chain Up Volume 1” was released and the debut studio album “Dancin’ With the Law” hit the scene in 2013. Chain Station has directly supported bands such as The Devil Makes Three, The Travelin' McCourys, Sierra Hull, Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, Todd Snider, Trout Steak Revival, The Railsplitters, Fruition, Hot Buttered Rum, Deadphish Orchestra and many more.

This band has been living life through music and adventures together for more than six years. Relentless gigging in their home state of Colorado, the mountain west and the midwest has made this band of brothers one of the tightest and most professional little ragtag pack of muppets on the scene today.

Sounds like:

Trampled By Turtles
Greensky Bluegrass
The Waybacks
Newgrass Revival

Members:

Alex Thoele - guitar and vocals
Jarett Mason - mandolin and vocals
Jon Pickett - bass and vocals
James Weatherly - banjo

Albums:

"Dancin’ With the Law" 2013
"Chain Up Live: Volume I" 2015
"Where I Want To Be" 2016

General Info

Band Members
Alex Thoele - Guitar, Jon Pickett - Bass/vocals/songwriting/booking/marketing, James Weatherly - Banjo, Jarett Mason - Mandolin
Artist Name
Chain Station
Profile Page
https://www.reverbnation.com/chainstation
Genres
Bluegrass / Mountain Music / Americana

Contact Info

Location
Boulder, CO

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