Mountain State Brewing Presents

Paul Barrère & Fred Tackett

Paul Barrère & Fred Tackett are guitarists with the legendary band Little Feat. They have joined forces to form a duet that will quite frankly blow you away. Performing songs from their Little Feat catalogue and more with a decidedly different twist. They first played together on the album ”Dixie Chicken“ some thirty-five years ago and since...

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Larry Keel Experience

Larry Keel is described by some reviewers as the most powerful, innovative and all-out exhilarating acoustic flatpicking guitarist performing today. Keel has absorbed the best lessons from his Bluegrass family upbringing, both sides deeply steeped in the rich mountain music culture and heritage of Southwest Virginia. From there, he has always...

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Swampcandy

Swampcandy is the aggressive Stomping Mississippi Blues and Roots influenced duo that won the 2014 Floydfestival ‘On The Rise’ competition, coming in First Place out of 37 bands performing at the event. Their third album, Midnight Creep/Noonday Stomp, was crowdfunded to remarkable success. “We did it in only two weeks,”...

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If Birds Could Fly

Where many enthusiasts of string-band music play with the period-correct discipline of Civil War re-creationists, this humble duo offer a refreshing take on Appalachian folk and classic Americana. If Birds Could Fly is uniquely a bird of a different feather. This Southwest VA quartet blends many genres to achieve their simplistic yet unmistakable...

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  • Paul Barrère & ...

    Paul Barrère & Fred Tackett are...

  • Larry Keel Experienc...

    Larry Keel is described by some reviewers...

  • Swampcandy

    Swampcandy is the aggressive Stomping...

  • If Birds Could Fly

    Where many enthusiasts of string-band music...