For the past seven years the Strung Out String Band has organized an old time jam at Freddy’s Bar in Park Slope, Brooklyn. We’ve loved every minute of the banjo banging, fiddle dripping, murder ballad swilling good times. Unfortunately, as I’m sure you know, Freddy’s is finally slated for Ratner’s wrecking ball. No more old […]
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It’s been years since we last hurled our best musical ideas against a wall and recorded the aftermath. We spent hours swilling cheap beer and whiskey in a subterranean studio buried deep within New York’s Lower East Side and emerged with a record that we are proud to call our own.
On October, 20th the Strung Out String Band were invited to the WKCR studios to perform live on the air as part of the weekly Honky Tonkin’ show. We had a blast playing a mix of fiddle tunes, murder ballads, and jabbering away. Give it a listen below. Strung Out String Band Live on WKCR
It’s been four years since we recorded anything and a lot has changed since we released Moonshine & Palinka. We have a whole slew of new material, new band members, another four years of whiskey drinking and playing in dive bars under our belts. We are excited to have been able to find the time […]
On February 5th, 2006 we stopped by WKCR’s studios to play live on the Moonshine Show hosted by Matt Winters. We had a great time despite the ungodly early hour for a Sunday. You can listen here.