Welcome to the captivating world of Sapsucker, a remarkable Boulder-based Bluegrass band that weaves together a mesmerizing tapestry of original compositions, fiddle tunes, and timeless bluegrass classics, all adorned with their own unique and modern twist. Their music effortlessly bridges the gap between tradition and innovation, presenting a fresh and exciting take on the beloved bluegrass genre, ideal for any occasion.
Born in the vibrant city of Boulder, Colorado, Sapsucker's inception was fueled by the mutual ambition of two close friends who shared a profound love for pickin' fiddle tunes. Together, they embarked on a musical journey that led to the development of a truly distinctive sound, one that can only be complemented by the invigorating spirit of Colorado Kool-Aid. The band's diverse talents blend seamlessly, with elements of "Old Time" clawhammer banjo stylings, dazzling mandolin runs reminiscent of the legendary Bill Monroe, and irresistible uptempo train grooves that conjure an irresistible desire to hit the road, Mack truck in tow. Striking the perfect balance between innovation and tradition, Sapsucker's performances are sure to leave audiences spellbound, embracing the very essence of bluegrass in a contemporary and exhilarating fashion.
The talented ensemble of Sapsucker is comprised of gifted musicians, each contributing their unique flair to the group's magnetic sound. With Dan Buller on Dobro, Jon Sherman on Mandolin, Maya Fabrikant on Fiddle and Vocals, and Marc Edwards on Guitar and Vocals, their chemistry on stage is palpable, infusing each performance with a vibrant energy that captivates and delights. So, prepare to be enchanted as Sapsucker takes you on a journey through the rich tapestry of bluegrass music, blending tradition and innovation in a way that is uniquely their own.