The Scene Spotlight: Blowing Grains

2/28/2013
Blowing-Grains

Blowing Grains outside their favorite venue the Glass City Cafe.

Blowing Grains outside their favorite venue the Glass City Cafe.
Blowing Grains outside their favorite venue the Glass City Cafe.

Lineup: Ben Langlois, bass; Bruce Brodie, banjo and vocals; Amie Brodie, guitar and vocals; Marty Brogan, guitar; Jamie Martin-Hayden, mandolin.

Style of music: Traditional and progressive bluegrass and roots music.

Influences: Flatt and Scruggs, Bill Monroe, Emmylou Harris, Peter Rowan, Jerry Garcia, Bob Dylan.

Sounds a little like: We play roots music in the style of Old and in the Way and Old Crow Medicine Show.

Favorite local venues: Glass City Cafe and various festivals.

Upcoming gigs/projects: Bluegrass Breakfast every fourth Saturday at the Glass City Cafe.

Any CDs: None yet.

Web site: None yet.