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Date:
Friday, November 22
Time:
8:00 pm
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Venue

Infinity Hall Hartford
32 Front St
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Phone:
866-666-6306
Website:
www.infinityhall.com

Since their formation in 2001, Railroad Earth has built their own tracks and veered off of the quintessential bluegrass path. The New Jersey band defines themselves as a “bluegrass-infused” American band with elements of progressive bluegrass, folk, rock, country, jazz, Celtic sounds and Americana influences.

“ The amplified bluegass of Railroad Earth defies classification. Sometimes, the combination of strings, drums and amplifiers confuses even the band members themselves. ‘I always describe it as a string band, but an amplified string band with drums,’ mandolin player Tim Carbone says. Guitarist and vocalist Todd Sheaffer adds, ‘We’re a Country & Eastern band.’ ” -npr