American roots music is our playground. Blues and folk songs do not need preserving--they are preserving us. Our mission is to spread the glory and whimsy of traditional song through house concerts, street corner stomps, schoolroom shindigs, and jam sessions at the Collaboratory. We are songsters based in Seattle, and our next tour will take us along the Mississippi River in April of 2015.

21st Jan 2016
Artwork by Emily Taibleson is included in the small chapbook that accompanies our 2nd album.

Our Newest Album!

“The North Wind and The Sun” is one title for a fable that dates back to the days of ancient Greece. The story goes that the North wind and the sun...

04th Jun 2015
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Woody Guthrie in Pacific Northwest

This year marks the 75th anniversary of Woody Guthrie’s amazing month writing songs along the Columbia River for the Bonneville Power Administration. Joe Seamons has partnered with musician & former...

30th Mar 2015
Washington Middle School is one of our pilot schools for this new program.

Workshops for All Ages

In addition to our regular programming in the greater Seattle area, we deliver workshops and residency programs across the United States. While most of our work takes place with students ages...

03rd Mar 2015
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  Please feel free to use the biography text and quotes below–as well as the mp3 files and press photos in this Dropbox folder–as we begin working together to promote our upcoming...