The response has been overwhelming. The group played live at the Historic Hotel Colorado in Glenwood Springs for the Christmas Lighting Festival and thousands of people came to hear the Old-Time Christmas sound and enjoy the festival with friends and family. The group has played their version of true down home music on the valley floor for many generations of the same family! They have made themselves available to play for: Anniversaries, Awards Nights, Bachelor Parties, Bachelorette Parties, Banquets, Bar Mitzvahs, Bat Mitzvahs, Birthday Parties, Casinos, Celebrations, Children's Birthday Parties, Christenings, Christmas Parties, Church Services, Clubs, Coffee Shops, Community Events, Conventions, Corporate Functions, Country Clubs, Cruise Ships, Dinner Dances, Festivals, Fraternity Functions, Fund Raisers, Funerals, Graduation Parties, Grand Openings, Hotels, Jingles, Movie Soundtracks, Picnic, Private Parties, Proms, Resorts, Restaurants, Reunions, Showers, Ski Lodges, Sorority Function, Studio Session, Temples, TV Soundtracks, Weddings. The prices are fair and reasonable. Old-time music is a form of North American folk music, with roots in the folk music’s of many countries, including England, Scotland, Ireland and countries in Africa. This musical form developed along with various North American folk dances, such as square dance, buck dance, and clogging.
The genre also encompasses ballads and other types of folk songs. It is played on acoustic instruments, generally centering on a combination of fiddle and plucked string instruments (most often the guitar and, more generally in regions outside of the Northeast U.S. and Canada, banjo). Members of the Band are April Paine, Don Paine, Robert Rosenberg and Don Kaufman. All pictures are owned by the Defiance Stringband, LLC and are available for the press or agencies to use in reporting stories or promoting events involving the Defiance Stringband. For more information please go to the website www.defiancestringband.com or contact Don Paine at 917 Colorado Avenue | Glenwood Springs, Colorado, 81601 USA Phone/Fax: (970) 945-0350 Read more on Last.fm.
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