Front Country

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Front Country 2016 Fall Tour Dates

Submitted by EmmyG Productions on Sun, 10/02/2016 - 11:24 am

What started as a group of friends playing bluegrass in San Francisco's Mission District has morphed into a touring powerhouse of song and sound, transcending their humble stringband roots. Front Country's dynamic instrumental textures take flight with grace and gravitas while rooted in the relentlessly soulful vocals of lead singer-songwriter Melody Walker.

Front Country Returns to Colorado for Midwinter Bluegrass Fest

Submitted by EmmyG Productions on Thu, 01/21/2016 - 5:22 pm

What started as a group of friends playing bluegrass in San Francisco's Mission District has morphed into a touring powerhouse of song and sound, transcending their humble stringband roots. Front Country's dynamic instrumental textures take flight with grace and gravitas while rooted in the relentlessly soulful vocals of lead singer-songwriter Melody Walker.

Grateful Web Interview with Front Country

Submitted by Kevin Adams on Fri, 07/31/2015 - 9:04 am

Front Country plays Bay Area Bluegrass, a cross-genre jaunt spanning indie, folk, americana and traditional bluegrass. Thier sound is accessible for everyone. Front Country is Adam Roszkiewicz (MANDOLIN), Jacob Groopman (GUITAR, VOCALS), Melody Walker (VOCALS, GUITAR), Jordan Klein (BANJO, VOCALS), Leif Karlstrom (Violin), and Zach Sharpe (BASS).

San Francisco Band Front Country Signs with Gold Mountain Entertainment

Submitted by EmmyG Productions on Wed, 01/28/2015 - 9:10 am
The Nashville office of Gold Mountain Entertainment signs Front Country to their roster.  Gold Mountain Nashville's current clients includes Ronnie Milsap, Nanci Griffith, The Crickets, Todd Snider, Hard Working Americans, Jeff Austin, Great American Taxi and Jason D. Williams.
 

Front Country Set to release Debut Album

Submitted by HearthMusic on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 2:32 pm

From the first notes of “Gospel Train,” as Melody Walker’s soaring voice entwines around the phrase “I woke up with heaven on my mind,” you’ll hear that Front Country isn’t your usual bluegrass band. When the fiddle and distorted acoustic guitar come crashing into the song like roaring waves, rushing back and forth with swelling ferocity, you’ll know that this is bluegrass unleashed, American roots music that refuses to be constrained.

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