Band Connection

To have your band listed in the ABA Beacon newsletter and on this website, at least one band member must be a member of the Arizona Bluegrass Association. For ABA membership information or to submit a request to have your band listed, please contact the ABA,

BRUSH ARBOR REVIVAL – Old-Time Gospel. Contact Peggy Craig (928) 713-3616, Website:

CABIN JOHN BLUEGRASS – Traditional bluegrass and gospel. Contact Anni Beach ( or Howard Anderson ( Website:

CISCO AND THE RACECARS – Award-winning bluegrass, old-time country, popular music for all occasions. Contact Francisco Briseno, Website:

FIRESIDE BLUEGRASS – A traditional and gospel bluegrass band.  Contact Alan Lister (623)692-8620 or Website:

FLINT HILL SPECIAL – Glen Wilbourn: (928) 632-8411 or and visit

FOUR BRIDGES – Original, traditional, some classic country & bluegrass versions of misc. iconic songs.  Contact:  Russell Hermansen: (508) 245-4481 - - Located in Plymouth, Massachusetts

GENERATION – Award-winning youth string band playing bluegrass, old-time country, and more. (928)-830-6360.

GILDED STRINGS – Contact:  Debi DuVall (480) 600-0606 or Wide range; oldies but goodies; blues, country, folk, gospel, and bluegrass.

GREENWOOD SIDEE – Award winning old-time country, folk, and blues for all occasions. Contact Giselle Lee,

GRITS N ROSES BLUEGRASS BAND – Rick Rhodes 602-768-0478. Website:

IGOR’S JAZZ COWBOYS – Wide range of musical styles including bluegrass, and traditional. Igor at (602) 315-1525. Website:

JAM PAK BLUES ‘N’ GRASS NEIGHBORHOOD BAND – Multi-generational traditional bluegrass and gospel for all occasions. Contact  Anni Beach (480) 963-6811, Website:

JAMES REAMS & THE BARNSTORMERS – James Reams & The Barnstormers provide a contemporary take on traditional bluegrass; blending it with innovation and vitality to create their own branch on the “roots” tree. Contact James Reams 718-374-1086 or email: Website:

MORNING FIRE – Young bluegrass band ready for ‘tween’ performances. Contact Thalia Arviso/Anni Beach,

NEHEMIAH – Gospel Bluegrass, Contact Terry Hutson 623-694-4650,

PAYDIRT – Dennis Lease,  480 980 0856,

RED ROCK CROSSING – Bluegrass with a twist. Rochelle 623-229-5986 –

RUSTY STRINGS BLUEGRASS BAND – Contact Klyle Stall 520-709-1279 or e-mail

STRING ‘EM UP BAND – Hard-driving bluegrass. Contact John Evans, 480-390-7502.

VERNON MCINTYRE’S APPALACHIAN GRASS – Entertains with driving instrumentals, tight harmony, amusing novelty songs, and trick fiddling. Contact Kitty McIntyre,