GRASS IT UP: Colorado's Premier Bluegrass Band
According to critics and fans a like, Grass It Up is considered one of the best bands in Colorado Bluegrass. Steeped in American music traditions such as bluegrass, folk, ragtime, rock and country, Grass It Up has shaped a unique brand of bluegrass that expresses the feeling of life in today's American West. Their stories translate to timeless songs that touch the heart of their listeners, and their melodic instrumentation bends rules. Grass It Up has been producing their own original music since 2005, and is celebrating their 6th full-length album this summer, Borrowed Time, recorded live on March 12, 2016 at the Western Jubilee Recording Company in Colorado Springs.
Grass It Up is renowned for their thought-provoking songwriting, high energy and engaging live performances. You can find them at iconic, intimate venues, like the Front Range Barbeque or The Broadmoor Resort in Colorado Springs, and festival season brings a public showcase including events such as the MeadowGrass Music Festival, Keystone Bluegrass & Brew Festival, High Mountain Hay Fever, Bluegrass on The Arkansas or Bluegrass at the Fair among other front range or mountain festivals.
Photo by Brian Tryon