With a lineup of both esteemed veteran pickers and hotshot newcomers, Growler is brings a welcome vitality to the growing Chicago bluegrass scene. The band comprises current and former members of regional mainstays like Jim Peterik & Hearding Cats, The Leadfoot Band, DOG 1, and Sunnyside Up and its members bring to the table years of experience with an exhausting performance schedule. With influences that span from pulsing Chicago blues to gritty southern rock, from elegant gypsy jazz to old school gospel and soul, and more, the band uses their bluegrass prowess as a jumping-off point for finding a sound that is theirs alone.
Price Range: $800 and up
Gig Length: 60 - 240 minutes
What to Expect
Growler lives up to their name with an eclectic mix of youthful energy and bluegrass infused w/ Chicago blues & southern rock.
Past Booked Events
|June 12, 2018 • 5:30pm - 9:30pm||Wedding Reception|
Influences & Inspiration
Growler is steeped in many different musical styles but finds its biggest influences to be: Tony Rice, Bill Monroe, Belá Fleck, David Grisman, Edgar Meyer, Jerry Douglas, Sam Bush, Jimmy Martin and Django Reinhardt- to name a few.
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