Sam Bush


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Sam Bush is a master mandolin player who was a founding member of the New Grass Revival and has played in various bluegrass super-groups, such as Strength In Numbers. Sam has played and recorded with many widely renowned artists, such as Doc Watson, Linda Ronstadt, Dolly Parton, Taylor Swift, Vince Gill, The Black Crowes, Phish, Gov’t Mule, Eric Church, Alison Krauss, Ann Savoy, Tony Rice, Peter Rowan, Russ Barenberg, David Grisman, Mark O Connor, Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer, and Jerry Douglas. He has won 3 Grammy’s, 4 IBMA awards, an AMA Lifetime Acheivement award, and has been nominated for CMA Musician of the Year 5 times over the course of his career.

Sam Bush Band tours extensively, appearing at many small venues and large festivals such as the Strawberry Music Festival (Memorial Day and Labor Day), Rockygrass (late July), and every spring at the Americana Festival, Merlefest in Wilkesboro, North Carolina. Sam Bush is known as one of the liveliest performers at these festivals, and makes many guest appearances with the other artists.

Sample Track:  Ridin' That Bluegrass Train
(from "Laps In Seven")