Willie Bean Bluegrass
Willie Bean Bluegrass is a Colorado, Front Range band whose hearts lie in Gospel, traditional bluegrass, and the somewhat unexpected with a touch of soul!
Willie Bean Bluegrass is a bluegrass band from Colorado who's genuine soul tugging bluegrass will heal ya! With influences from Bill Monroe, Larry Sparks Tim O'Brien and Charles Sawetelle.
2009- Big Sir Bluegrass, Good Old Fashion Bluegrass, Sam's Barbarque
2010- KRCN Live Radio Show on Francis Street, Francis Street Concerts, Golden Glow Festival, Haley Ranch Fall Festival, The Hope Foundation
2011-Hope Foundation, Bertolin Barn, Allenspark Golden Glow Festival, Francis Street Concert Series, Tasty Weasel Bluegrass with K.C. and Eric Thorin, Haley Ranch, STEAMBOAT ZEPHYR, Town of Lyons, iSupportU in Boulder
2012- National Psoriasis Foundation, Denver Sloans Lake, Denver Grid Iron Grille, Longmont Dickens Tavern, Oskar Blues - Lyons & Home-Made Liquids Solids, Boulder Meadow Productions, Golden Glow Festival - The Town of Allenspark Colorado, Melanie Knight & Cards for a Cure Events, Haley Ranch, The Town of Lyons, Firefighters in Lyons
2013 Lefthand Brewery,Windy Saddle in Golden, SunRose Cafe in Longmont, Pacific Events Center, St Vrain Community Montessori, Oskar Blues, H.O.P.E Foundation, Les Fest, Town of Allenspark Colorado, Run like the Wind 10k, Park House in Denver, The Hilltop Guild, The Stage Stop, The Haley Ranch. Twisted Pine Brewing, Avogadro's Number, and the National Western Stock show.
Willie Bean and The Bluegrass Rangers are a bluegrass band from Colorado that plays traditional bluegrass. gospel, blues, roots country, and the somewhat unexpected.
Influences include: Hot Rize, Charles Sawtelle, KC Groves, Open Road, Bill and Charlie Monroe, Del McCoury, Nick Forrester, Larry Sparks, Hot Rize, Leftover Salmon, Bill Monroe, Peter Rowan, Old & In The Way and all the fellow bands on the Colorado Front Range.
Artists We Like: Hot Rize, Infamous Stringdusters, Bill Monroe, Johnny Cash, Larry Sparks, Flatt & Scruggs, Town Mountain, and Windy Hill
Influences: Charles Sawtelle, KC Groves, OPEN ROAD, Larry Sparks