San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Much of Chip Andrus’ music is a mix of down to earth art with a dash of sacred mystery. Chip’s music is a refreshing mix of acoustic rock. folk, bluegrass and jam band. Chip believes in “one love, one world, one place to call our home, and one chance in our lives to make a difference.” He has released three albums — The Place We’re At (2010), It’s All Good (2001), and Let It Rain Down (2000).
The Shovel Ready String Band’s repetoire is mostly oldtime, jug band, country and bluegrass music. The Westchester-based group includes Jim Ballentine (bass); Bob Cooper (guitar, mandolin); Beth Falk (concertina, washtub bass); Karen Sloe Goodman (guitar, banjo, percussion); Dan Herman (banjo, guitar); and Ted Kuhn (fiddle).
When & Where
Common Ground Community Concerts
Common Ground Community Concerts is a grassroots music production and event planning organization based in Westchester County NY. For the past 13 years, Common Ground has produced its flagship Common Ground Coffeehouse series, sponsored by (and hosted by) The First Unitarian Society of Westchester, in Hastings-on-Hudson NY.