Jug band icon Jim Kweskin — singer, bandleader and founder of the hugely popular Jim Kweskin Jug Band — is known for his engaging guitar style adapted from the ragtime-blues fingerpicking guitar styles of such artists as Blind Boy Fuller, Mississippi John Hurt and others who were gaining fame during the folk revival of the 1960s.
Flying fingers and maple syrup voices blend into the harmonious melting pot that is Theory Expats.
The contemporary Chamber Opera Family Secrets: Kith and Kin will have its staged world premiere in Raleigh, NC, on February 15-16, 2018 at 7:30 PM, in a production by North Carolina Opera.
An uncanny vocal range, a nylon string guitar, a wooden spoon duct-taped to his foot and a lifetime of stories are all he needs to get the party started.
Andru is playing banjo in the world-premiere stage production of Daniel Thomas Davis’ new chamber opera, Family Secrets: Kith and Kin, featuring soprano Andrea Edith Moore
David Wax Museum is a folk and roots rock band blending traditional Mexican folk music with Americana in what critics have called Mexo-Americana.
The Corn Potato Duo (two-thirds of the Corn Potato String Band), from Detroit, are playing what is sure to be the first of many houseconcerts in our new home!
Bree Harvey interviews Andru on KBKabaret. Listen to the podcast here.
Recorded at the WXPN Performance Studio on May 30th, 2015 by James Clark Conner and Brian Goehrig. Mixed in Pennsylvania. Photo by Felipe Luna. credits released September 8, 2016 Andru Bemis: vocals, guitar, banjo Tom Brosseau performs with Andru on a number of tracks, which can be found here: folkadelphia.bandcamp.com/album/tom-brosseau-with-andru-bemis-folkadelphia-session-5-30-2015