Alison Brown

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These so-called “postmodern bluegrassers” are a piece of work. Beseeching and throwaway by turn, Old Salt Union know how to whup up a frenzy, driven b(...)

For an instrument known for its picking, recently we’ve witnessed an unpicking of the banjo – with some notable results. In 2013 we had the ple(...)

Three and a half decades in, and Altan might be forgiven if they were tempted to hit cruise control. Instead, they’ve taken the high road to Nashville(...)

If Tim O’Brien and Alison Brown ever had a love child, it might just be Frank Solivan. This newgrass/bluegrass foursome spirals through (...)